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Cryptocurrencies are entering the mainstream. What was once the domain of grassroots libertarians and progressive technical specialists has become a global phenomenon. Everyone and their mom is now talking about Bitcoin. But what they’re saying isn’t necessarily true.

The crypto universe remains shrouded in mystery, a land where myths and reality merge.

There are a huge number of misconceptions about cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology spreading around the internet. For crypto to solidify its place as a revolutionary global industry, rumors and myths need to be replaced with understanding.

At Bitstamp, we believe that fostering knowledge is the key to a sustainable future for cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. As the world’s longest-standing crypto exchange, we’ve supported the industry since it’s early days. Today, we want to do our part by providing the information you need to understand the crypto space.

This page was created to help you understand crypto basics through entertaining content. Watch the #cryptomyth videos , learn what it’s all about in the Story of Crypto and take the quiz to discover your crypto rank (and earn a trading bonus).

Because when it comes to your money, there should be no unsolved mysteries. Trade what you understand at Bitstamp.net.

For crypto to solidify its place as a revolutionary global industry, rumors and myths need to be replaced with understanding.