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5 Tips For A Crypto Bear Market

5 Tips For A Crypto Bear Market

One thing is for certain: the crypto market is always changing! In 2021, Bitcoin reached an all-time high of over $90,000 AUD, which saw an influx ...
What is Sim Swapping and How Can You Avoid It?

What is Sim Swapping and How Can You Avoid It?

Recently the FBI warned about a big increase in scams using smartphone SIM swapping to defraud victims. A SIM swap attack happens when a hacker has...
Ledger Nano X vs Ledger Nano S Plus

Ledger Nano X vs Ledger Nano S Plus

Ledger has long since established itself as a global leader in hardware wallet security, developing some of the world's most secure devices such as...
Top 5 Crypto Tips for Tax Time

Top 5 Crypto Tips for Tax Time

It’s no secret that the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is cracking down on crypto traders, so we’ve put this list of handy tips together so you c...
How to Check If Your Ledger Recovery Phrase Is Correct

How to Check If Your Ledger Recovery Phrase Is Correct

In the age of cryptographic blockchain replacing physical bank vaults, security measures have also been decentralized, and placed into the hands of...
How To Move Your Cryptocurrency From An Exchange To A Cold Storage Hardware Wallet

How To Move Your Cryptocurrency From An Exchange To A Cold Storage Hardware Wallet

Suppose you’ve been keeping up with the latest in the cryptosphere. In that case, you’ll surely have heard that a few of the world's largest crypto...
What's More Important to Keep Safe: Your Hardware Wallet or Recovery Phrase?

What's More Important to Keep Safe: Your Hardware Wallet or Recovery Phrase?

A hardware wallet gives you the power to own and control your cryptocurrency assets. But with great power comes great responsibility: when you’re t...
How To Set Up & Use The Ledger Nano S Plus

How To Set Up & Use The Ledger Nano S Plus

Fan of NFTs? Well then, you’re going to LOVE the latest product to hit the Coinstop store: the Ledger Nano S Plus. The Ledger Nano S Plus takes the...
Dollar-cost averaging or timing the market: which strategy works best?

Dollar-cost averaging or timing the market: which strategy works best?

With the recent drop in Bitcoins price, a lot of people are questioning what exactly is the best strategy when it comes to investing. Should you bu...
How To Use Your Bitcoin

How To Use Your Bitcoin

You’ve made the leap and purchased your very first Bitcoin… now what? Let’s take a look at the number of ways in which you can use your Bitcoin! HO...
How To Safely Buy Bitcoin

How To Safely Buy Bitcoin

If you’re new to the world of cryptocurrency, you may be readying yourself to buy your very first Bitcoin. But how can you make sure you’re doing s...
How To Recognise & Avoid Phishing Attempts

How To Recognise & Avoid Phishing Attempts

The most common way people lose access to their cryptocurrency is through phishing attacks, and unfortunately, hackers are becoming more sophistica...