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Desktop Mining for Charities - is it Safe?

Posted by Matt Hawkins on June 7, 2018

 

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Cash Poor but Compassion Rich? Consider These Alternative Ways to be a Charity Donor.

Posted by David Pedrini on June 6, 2018

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Making a difference to those in need doesn’t necessarily require deep pockets – a big heart and an open mind can be just as effective.

Whether it’s getting creative with waste disposal or being generous with your surplus goods, there’s plenty of ways to be charitable without handing over your bank details.

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How Charities Can Use Cryptocurrency for Good

Posted by Matt Hawkins on June 6, 2018

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Charities have never been more important to our society – or the global community as a whole. With more people living below the poverty line or fleeing the ravages of war and civil unrest since the Second World War (50 worldwide conflicts recorded in 2015), charitable organisations are integral to the welfare and survival of millions.

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How Can Charities Cash Out Their Cryptocurrency?

Posted by Matt Hawkins on June 5, 2018

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We now know that cryptocurrency and blockchain technology is a substantial fundraising game-changer, amongst many other business benefits.

When cryptocurrency first emerged, few could predict the commodity-like properties it would adopt. Early adopters were quick to mine and quick to sell, treating it like a gimmick to make a quick buck rather than the asset that it would become.

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Blockchain For Charities Explained

Posted by David Pedrini on June 4, 2018

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Cryptocurrency is powered by blockchain technology, which is a series of authenticated ‘blocks’ of data that possess the entire history of that specific crypto coin. This includes every transfer of ownership and transaction right from the point it was originally mined. This presents a huge opportunity for charities who are looking to reach their next fundraising goal.

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Is Mining Cryptocurrency For Charity Ethical?

Posted by Duncan Cook on June 3, 2018

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Mining cryptocurrency for charity may feel like straying into dangerous ground, especially when you are encouraging your supporters to engage. It’s not uncommon for anything that challenges the status quo to attract a certain amount of ire or mistrust.

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Common Concerns Charities Have About Cryptocurrency

Posted by Duncan Cook on June 2, 2018

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There is a lot of anxiety surrounding the emergence of cryptocurrencies. The fact that they seem to bypass the banks and all government regulation can be a worrying headline for those who are new to the technology; delve a little deeper, however, and you will soon find that the facts are far more watertight than the frenzy.

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What is Cryptocurrency and How Can Charities Benefit?

Posted by Duncan Cook on June 1, 2018

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Charities rely on fundraising to meet their goals and keep helping those in need.

By staying ahead of the curve of financial innovation, charitable causes can engage supporters who exist outside of traditional fundraising methods. Blockchain and cryptocurrency promise to fill this niche.

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