Cryptocurrency wallets are generally very safe. However, it is up to you to use best practices such storing your private key, seed phrase, pin, and/or password somewhere secure and using 2FA when applicable.
Ethereum’s Ether is one of the top cryptocurrencies. The Ethereum network uses a smart-contract system that facilitates the creation of tokens, decentralized applications, and more.
The token native to this network is called “ether.”
This section contains articles on Ether, ERC-20 Tokens, and the Ethereum platform.
FACT: The ethereum network is used to create about 1/2 of all ICOs. This means many coins on the market are Ethereum based.
The Grayscale Digital Large Cap Fund (GDLCF) is a trust you can buy shares of that contains BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, and LTC. Watch out for premiums though!
CFTC Chairman Heath Tarbert stated that he believes Ether (ETH), better known as Ethereum, is a commodity. He also thinks that ETH futures will come soon.
A “gas guzzling” Ethereum-based gambling platform was accused of being a ponzi. Now its wallet is empty.
Paxos has launched a gold-backed crypto on the Ethereum network.
Poloniex blocking US customers on May 16th started an altcoins slump. Will the last of the geoblocks by Binance on Sept 1st cause an altcoin pump?
With Ethereum wallets you may need to add a custom token. You’ll need the contract address, symbol, and decimal to add a custom token.
You may need to adjust the gas price (your fee paid to miners) when sending Ethereum tokens.
US users who were geoblocked from exchanges like Binance can still use MetaMask (and other ETH-wallet / browsers) to access DEXs like Kyber or IDEX to trade ETH tokens.
IDEX is one of the top choices for ETH DEXs in 2019. With so many restrictions on US citizens when it comes to ETH-based alts, IDEX is an Oasis.