Joseph Yap

Boring Investor

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I’ll be sharing some of my strategy on investing in the Blockchain industry as well as Cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin was the first coin that got my interest, also the first coin I’ve invested. I believe Blockchain will play an important role in the advancement of technology.


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Balanced Cryptocurrency Portfolio for the average investor


In this blog post, I’ll be talking about one my favorite cryptocurrency portfolio that I think is best for the average investor, it’s idea is simple, easy to apply, and the best of it? It works. As you can see from above chart if you invested $10,000 into the balanced portfolio you would’ve to attain $219,491 at the end of the year, which yield 2,194% of return, 160% more when...

My 52 books in 52 weeks challenge!


I wanted to confess, I’ve never finished a book for the past 22 years. No, I’m not kidding, although I’ve bought probably more than 30 books, not yet including ebooks on Kindle device, I was unable to read even half of the book content. I also made a lot of reading plans, but I can’t even achieve one percent of my goal. This is going to be my last plan, which is a...

Bitcoin: Is it time to buy the dip? Let’s see.


Overall The price is now reaching the support range at $6000~6050, which previously took more than 5 attempts (Daily chart) to break through, now we’re going to retest this support once again and see if it able to hold. For long-term investing perspective, this would be one of my buying levels, given if the price could hold after several tests and a sign of reversal with bullish volume...

SegWit2X Canceled, but I sold my SegWit2X Coin!


Tell me this is not part of the price manipulation master plan, this is not the first time we see stuff like this, news, event that trying to divide the Bitcoin community, bashing the price. Later the opposite kicks in, ban canceled, hard fork canceled. These dramas have been driving Bitcoin price up and down, but if you’re wise enough to analyze the beneficial from different parties, these...

Bitcoin Technical Analysis: Consolidation after a new all-time high at $7354


We’ve hit the new all-time high $7354 and volume climax of a bull run that is close to a hefty 37% gain in just 12 days since our last low price $5453! This is such a crazy gain, congratulations for anyone who’ve been with me on the ride! Now it’s time to contact that Lamborghini dealer that accept Bitcoin, and get a new Huracan to celebrate with! JK :/ Overall analysis...

Why I believe Bitcoin could hit $8000 before 2018


Today the largest options and futures exchange based in Chicago, CME Group made an announcement of launching Bitcoin Futures, right after the announcement Bitcoin get a boost to set a new all-time high $6420 on Bitstamp, less than 48hours before the 6318 all-time high. technical analysis We’re now clearly in an upward trend, and if we could stay within the channel it’s likely to see...

Top 4 mistakes that I made in trading


I’ve read a lot of articles, watched tons of videos, took multiple online courses about trading. I am pretty confident that I wouldn’t make some of the ‘dumb mistakes’, but I’m wrong, for being overconfidence and think that I’m rational, I’m having full control of my emotions. Turns out I’m wrong, I still make some of the mistakes that I thought it...

How to spend Bitcoin Cash with just private key?


If you had your balance within your Bitcoin wallet which you hold private key, then you should be able to spend your Bitcoin Cash (BCC/BCH) with the private key! Most wallet will be able to backup your private key, mostly in a 12-word mnemonic phrase (BIP39-compatible), or 24-word if you’re using hardware wallet like Trezor, which I recommend.

How to rebroadcast an unconfirmed Bitcoin transaction ?


Accidentally made a Bitcoin transaction below recommended tx fees? Received a payment where it’s parents transaction is not confirmed? No matter which is your case, we all will experience at least once or actually lots of time that our Bitcoin is “stuck”. So, in this post, I’m going to tell you a simple way to try to solve that problem!

Joseph Yap Boring Investor