Taking The Leap - Didi of The Bitcoin Family
Recently featured in the WSJ, the Bitcoin family has been a media sensation since 2017 when they sold their house for bitcoin, began a minimalist lifestyle, and started to travel the world.
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About the Episode
We, humans, are FULL of excuses. We are going to start that new project .. tomorrow.
Didi Taihuttu had a wife, two kids, and three businesses. It would have been easy to justify not making a move. Too many responsibilities..
But he pulled the trigger anyway. Didi sold his house and all of his stuff. Now he travels the world with his family.
And all their savings and transactions are in bitcoin. A reminder about the importance of taking action no matter what others may think.
1:36 - Didi's early years
2:32 - His entrepreneurial ventures
3:35 - On his radical life change. Getting rid of everything
4:25 - What is minimalism, really?
5:33 - Pulling the trigger on a new life
7:21 - On selling a house in Holland for bitcoins
9:48 - How their family makes money on the road
12:30 - On educating his kids for the future
Mentioned on the show:
The Bitcoin Family
About the Host
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.