1 hr 5 min

BCB067_BITCOIN & THE MIDDLE CLASS: A Discussion w/ Bitcoin Magazine Blue Collar Bitcoin Podcast

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Dan & Josh sit down with Bitcoin Magazine (Chris Alaimo and Q) to chat about a 3 part series they've recently published in Bitcoin Magazine: “Fixing Broken Fiat Plumbing: A firefighters Take on Today's Precarious Economic Mechanics and How Bitcoin Steps In As An Empowerment Tool For the Middle Class"
In this hour they cover a number of topics both in and beyond the articles, including:
Currency debasement’s impact on wage earners
Why QE is often poorly understood by Bitcoiners
Debt vs GDP spirals and what a “soft default” looks like for nation states
Why we shouldn't be rooting for global economic meltdown
SHOW SPONSORS:
**LEDN** - A Bitcoin forward financial services company that has chosen to mirror and embrace the transparency, accountability, and auditability of Bitcoin itself by undergoing Proof of Reserves. Use Bitcoin as collateral and access dollar loans with Ledn Bitcoin backed loans. Harness your Bitcoin holdings to buy a new property or finance the home you already own with the upcoming Ledn Bitcoin Mortgage Product. Save Bitcoin and USDC and have access to Ledn's Dollar Loans and trading service. You can look into Ledn’s well architected menu of services at Ledn.io (All products and services subject to availability & jurisdiction.) RECEIVE $10 USDC by signing up and funding using the following link: http://start.ledn.io/bluecollarbitcoin
 
**COINKITE** - Makers or the best Bitcoin security hardware in the world. Use PROMO CODE "BCB" for 5% off ColdCard Mk3 purchases at coinkite.com. Coinkite is the producer of the iconic ColdCard.  ColdCard is widely regarded as the MOST secure signing device in existence, and can be used by beginners all the way up to the most advanced users (The 2 of us have relied on this device for years.) If you wanna get frisky, check out the BlockClock Mini, this beauty sits on a bookshelf or hangs on the wall and displays any metric about Bitcoin you can think of.  BlockClock Mini is a lust worthy addition to any Bitcoiners home. Other Coinkite products include the OPENDIME, the SATSCARD, the TAPSIGNER, the SEEDPLATE, COLDPOWER and sweet hats. All available at coinkite.com.
ColdCard Guides
SUPPORT THE BCB PODCAST:
⇨TIPS: strike.me/bcb (tips also open on Twitter)
⇨PODCAST 2.0 STREAMING: You can stream us fractions of a cent via Bitcoin sats on the Lightning Network!  We are live on Podcast 2.0 apps & wallets, including apps like Fountain, Breez & more.
ITEMS MENTIONED IN THE SHOW:
Dan's 3 Part Series in Bitcoin Magazine
"Banks, QE & Money Printing" by Lyn Alden
When Money Dies 
TWITTER: Follow Blue Collar Bitcoin Podcast @blue_collarbtc
EMAIL: Send us questions, comments, or feedback at bluecollarbitcoinpodcast@gmail.com
 

Dan & Josh sit down with Bitcoin Magazine (Chris Alaimo and Q) to chat about a 3 part series they've recently published in Bitcoin Magazine: “Fixing Broken Fiat Plumbing: A firefighters Take on Today's Precarious Economic Mechanics and How Bitcoin Steps In As An Empowerment Tool For the Middle Class"
In this hour they cover a number of topics both in and beyond the articles, including:
Currency debasement’s impact on wage earners
Why QE is often poorly understood by Bitcoiners
Debt vs GDP spirals and what a “soft default” looks like for nation states
Why we shouldn't be rooting for global economic meltdown
SHOW SPONSORS:
**LEDN** - A Bitcoin forward financial services company that has chosen to mirror and embrace the transparency, accountability, and auditability of Bitcoin itself by undergoing Proof of Reserves. Use Bitcoin as collateral and access dollar loans with Ledn Bitcoin backed loans. Harness your Bitcoin holdings to buy a new property or finance the home you already own with the upcoming Ledn Bitcoin Mortgage Product. Save Bitcoin and USDC and have access to Ledn's Dollar Loans and trading service. You can look into Ledn’s well architected menu of services at Ledn.io (All products and services subject to availability & jurisdiction.) RECEIVE $10 USDC by signing up and funding using the following link: http://start.ledn.io/bluecollarbitcoin
 
**COINKITE** - Makers or the best Bitcoin security hardware in the world. Use PROMO CODE "BCB" for 5% off ColdCard Mk3 purchases at coinkite.com. Coinkite is the producer of the iconic ColdCard.  ColdCard is widely regarded as the MOST secure signing device in existence, and can be used by beginners all the way up to the most advanced users (The 2 of us have relied on this device for years.) If you wanna get frisky, check out the BlockClock Mini, this beauty sits on a bookshelf or hangs on the wall and displays any metric about Bitcoin you can think of.  BlockClock Mini is a lust worthy addition to any Bitcoiners home. Other Coinkite products include the OPENDIME, the SATSCARD, the TAPSIGNER, the SEEDPLATE, COLDPOWER and sweet hats. All available at coinkite.com.
ColdCard Guides
SUPPORT THE BCB PODCAST:
⇨TIPS: strike.me/bcb (tips also open on Twitter)
⇨PODCAST 2.0 STREAMING: You can stream us fractions of a cent via Bitcoin sats on the Lightning Network!  We are live on Podcast 2.0 apps & wallets, including apps like Fountain, Breez & more.
ITEMS MENTIONED IN THE SHOW:
Dan's 3 Part Series in Bitcoin Magazine
"Banks, QE & Money Printing" by Lyn Alden
When Money Dies 
TWITTER: Follow Blue Collar Bitcoin Podcast @blue_collarbtc
EMAIL: Send us questions, comments, or feedback at bluecollarbitcoinpodcast@gmail.com
 

1 hr 5 min