Welcome to Crypto in Conversation, where we’re de-bunking the how, why and what of crypto investments. We’ve asked crypto fanatics about their cryptocurrency, trading advice, trading pitfalls and their favourite tech gadgets.

Introductions

Name

Kyle*

Age

25

Location

Sydney

Occupation

I’m an Operations Manager for medical devices.

Tell us something interesting about yourself

I really want to be a chef.

The details

Provide a breakdown of your cryptocurrency portfolio

  • 50% BTC
  • 25% LTC
  • The rest of my portfolio is alts.

Do you invest in anything other than cryptocurrency?

Yes

What other things do you invest in apart from cryptocurrency?

Stocks

How often do you check the price?

Almost never any more.

What have been your best and worst cryptocurrency investments?

My best investment was Stellar at below 4 cents, and the worst was XEM at its all-time high.

Have you ever paid for anything with crypto?

Yes, I bought spicy ramen and lunch for my workmates.

What are your most reliable sources for trading advice?

Nuggets News and Trader Cobb.

What is your favourite thing to spend money on?

Food.

iPhone or Android?

Android – because Apple makes me insane.

Favourite tech gadget?

My Playstation.

What finance apps do you currently use?

Bamboo.

Do you have any advice for people who want to start in cryptocurrency?

  • Get educated, don’t believe the naysayers.
  • Go out and learn how this technology can really change the world.
  • Don’t worry about the price, don’t look at this to make a quick buck.
  • Find the communities of people who support you and provide perspective on this crazy crazy ride.

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