It’s safe to say 2020 has started pretty rough. The Coronavirus seems to keep spreading, schools, businesses, and even some factories are shutting down. And on top of that, the stock market saw one of it’s biggest declines of the last decades, followed by extreme volatility.
Throughout history, many methods of trading, barter, and paying have been invented. From trading tools to stones, commodities, precious metals and even paper bills. In the time of today, we are already used to not only paying with real bills and coins but also by transferring money online.
The history of money
Before we can get an understanding of how and why bitcoin was invented, we should start to look at the history of money.
People talk a lot about how you can make money in the stock market. However, knowing how people lose money in the stock market can be as important to avoid losing your hard-earned money.
So let’s look at some ways you will be guaranteed to lose money.
” Rule 1, don’t lose money. Rule 2, don’t forget rule 1. ” ~ Warren Buffett