Bitcoin Resources

Explore Bitcoin
How To Use Bitcoin

How to buy bitcoin
EUR Relai, Get Bittr
EUR +USD Kraken
USD Swan Bitcoin
Person-2-Person // No KYC Bisq, HodlHodl
What is dollar cost averaging?

How to store bitcoin
Cold Storage Ledger, Trezor
(bitcoin only) Bitbox, Coldcard
Seed Storage Metal Bitcoin Seed Storage
Multi-Sig Casa, Unchained Capital
Mobile Wallets Blue Wallet, Samourai, Muun
Lightning Wallets Bluewallet, PhoenixBreezMuun WalletZapZeus
Self Hosted Multi-SigSpecterSparrow WalletCaravanElectrumFullyNodedGordian Wallet
Desktop Wallets Samurai, Wasabi, Electrum, Core

Other resources
Explanation Hardware Wallets
 The Van Wirdum Sjorsnado Podcast; Wallets Q+A by Bitcoiner.Guide;
Andreas M. Antonopoulos, Mastering Bitcoin: Unlocking Digital Cryptocurrencies – Chapter on WalletsHow to run a node
Pre-Build Node Full Node Package; myNode One; Nodl; Start9 Embassy; Lightning in a Box
Build your own Umbrel
Guides Umbrel: Parts, Assembly and Software Installation; myNode: How to run a myNode;
Arman the Parman’s ‘Six reasons why you should run your own Bitcoin Node’

Bitcoin privacy
Podcast Protecting Your Bitcoin Privacy
Newsletter This Month in Bitcoin Privacy
Article Four Part Understanding Bitcoin Privacy Series
Wallet Wasabi Open-source, non-custodial, privacy-focused Bitcoin wallet for Desktop. Implements trust-less CoinJoin, which is a technique that mixes bitcoin transaction of manny, to create more privacy for the individual transaction.
Samourai Wallet bitcoin wallet forged to keep your transactions private and your identity masked
Operating System Umbrel private operating system
Learn how to start a new digital Identity

Writing and content on Bitcoin & Real Estate
Writing on Bitcoin & Energy
Cryptography-Specific Research

Leon A. Wankum (The Bitcoin Newsletter)
Lyn Alden (Monthly Newsletter on Macroeconomics)

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Disclaimer: the content is for informational purposes only, you should not construe any such information or other material as legal, tax, investment, financial, or other advice. Make sure you do your own research before making any investment and be aware of your own risk tolerance. If you like to build on my thoughts, feel free, but please cite me as the source. 2024 - Leon A. Wankum.