Cryptocurrency Blog

Coinstop's Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Blog
Is Your Crypto Secure?

Is Your Crypto Secure?

When it comes to owning cryptocurrency, you are your own bank. And while that does come with many advantages, it also puts the means of security in...
How To Protect Your Recovery Phrase

How To Protect Your Recovery Phrase

A recovery phrase, or seed phrase, is the 12/18/24 words generated by your hardware wallet during the initial setup process. It is used to encrypt ...
7 Ways Your Crypto Hardware Wallet May Be Hacked

7 Ways Your Crypto Hardware Wallet May Be Hacked

Ensuring that your assets are secure is vitally important when you own cryptocurrency, as you aren’t relying on a third party to safe keep your fun...
Can A Hardware Wallet Be Hacked?

Can A Hardware Wallet Be Hacked?

The best way to protect your cryptocurrency assets is to secure them on a cold storage hardware wallet. Your private keys are generated and stored ...
Top 4 Questions About Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet Security Answered

Top 4 Questions About Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet Security Answered

When you’re new to cryptocurrency, hardware wallet security can be daunting. But it becomes easier once you understand a few basic principles. Ensu...
Is One Hardware Wallet Enough?

Is One Hardware Wallet Enough?

Hardware wallets are small, fragile devices that hold the keys to your financial freedom! We’re sure by now you know the importance of owning one i...
Why You Shouldn't Store Your Crypto On An Exchange

Why You Shouldn't Store Your Crypto On An Exchange

If you’re still storing your cryptocurrency on an exchange, you’re making a big mistake! As the main gateway to Bitcoin and other crypto assets, ex...
How to Check If Your Trezor Recovery Phrase Is Correct

How to Check If Your Trezor Recovery Phrase Is Correct

In the age of cryptographic blockchain replacing physical bank vaults, security measures have also been decentralized, placed into the hands of the...
Best Practices When Using a Hardware Wallet

Best Practices When Using a Hardware Wallet

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...
Why the Billfodl Only Holds 4 Letters of Each Recovery Word

Why the Billfodl Only Holds 4 Letters of Each Recovery Word

You’ve just received your very own Billfodl in the mail, and you go to set it up, when you realise that each slot only holds four letters. You star...
How to Check If Your Ledger Recovery Phrase Is Correct?

How to Check If Your Ledger Recovery Phrase Is Correct?

(Image source: Unsplash)  In the age of cryptographic blockchain replacing physical bank vaults, security measures have also been decentralized,...
What To Do If You Lose Your Hardware Wallet

What To Do If You Lose Your Hardware Wallet

It’s everyone’s worst nightmare, you go to check your balance or make a transaction and realise that your hardware wallet is missing! You know that...