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About the Episode
To close out season 1, we will be talking about the original and most popular blockchain use: currency.
Remember, the word "blockchain" was derived from Satoshi's orginal whitepaper on Bitcoin.
Can "digital money" disrupt state-backed currencies like the U.S. Dollar?
We look at the impact of cryptocurrency in developing countries and corrupt governments.
How is blockchain changing the current industry? Unprecedented speed, low fees, remittance (Intl) payments, and censorship resistance.
The major benefit of using cryptocurrency: freedom
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About the Hosts
Matt Aaron has been podcasting since 2013, when he launched the Food Startups Podcast.
He recently found a second love in cryptocurrency and blockchain and hasn't looked back.
His first major investment into cryptocurrency was the money he made betting on (but not voting for) that Donald Trump would win the 2016 election.
Matt believes that public blockchains and cryptocurrencies are the solution to the many problems exposed of the current banking system in the 2008 financial crisis.
A food entrepreneur, he exports exotic fruit from South America to USA.
Nick Cuttonaro is the Founder & President of The Link Builders, one the of the top Online Reputation Management agencies in the world. Mr. Cuttonaro specializes in creating, protecting, and promoting leading direct-response marketing and financial services brands with an interest in promoting blockchain-based tech startups on his website CoinReviews.io.