Twitter bitcoin hack caused by ‘phishing attack’ against employees, company says

The Twitter hack that compromised prominent users like Joe Biden and Elon Musk was the result of a targeted “phishing attack” against its employees, the company said Thursday. The culprits underwent a “significant and concerted” effort to target specific employees … Read more…

7.16.20 Bitcoin scam hacks prominent Twitter users; Small business bankruptcy tips

Hackers broke into the Twitter accounts of prominent politicians and business leaders to send a message about a Bitcoin scam that claimed to double people’s money. It’s easier than ever for small businesses to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Clark … Read more…

2.13.20 Insurance companies are ripping teachers off; Bitcoin ponzi scheme; Jobs that don’t require a college degree

Teachers, non-profit workers and some hospital workers are shuttled into inferior 403b retirement plans. 401ks have gotten more affordable with steadily lower costs for employees, lead by Vanguard and Fidelity. Teachers on the other hand get cheated repeatedly. 403b plans … Read more…

Hackers steal over $40 million worth of bitcoin from one of the world’s-largest crypto exchanges

Binance warned that "hackers may still control certain user accounts and may use those to influence prices" but said it would cover the incident "in full," meaning users' funds would not be affected. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop the latest … Read more…

German Crypto Exchange Bitcoin Group SE Buys Investment Bank Tremmel

German cryptocurrency exchange Bitcoin Group SE acquired investment bank Tremmel Wertpapierhandelsbank GmbH, aiming to significantly expand its service portfolio. The purchase price was not disclosed, but the company said it is in the lower seven-digit euro range. With the acquisition, … Read more…