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Glossary: Cryptocurrency Acronyms and their Meanings

Learning cryptocurrency acronyms and conversational terms is one of the fun parts of being in the crypto world. Perhaps, for the first time, you get an "in" into a super cool world - the cryptocurrency trading world.

Glossary: All Cryptocurrency Terms to Know (Part 2)

Cryptocurrency market just like the stock and forex markets have its trading terms that traders use daily. New traders can sometimes be confused by these terms as some are unique to the crypto world. In this blog post, we define all the trading terms you need to know to get used to the crypto...

Glossary: All Cryptocurrency Terms to Know (Part 1)

As the utility of cryptocurrencies in everyday life becomes more apparent, the buzz around the industry has grown. Now, beyond crypto enthusiasts, more people have shown interests in cryptocurrencies as they seek to adopt it to gain financial freedom. 

Cryptocurrency trading tips you need to know

Investing in cryptocurrency is exciting, we know! This in part is due to the growing crypto market has seen an increase in activity around top cryptocurrencies around the world.

How to invest in cryptocurrency as a beginner

If you are here, your interest must have been piqued by the benefits of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency investment and how it is a good way to start planning for your future. Here, we will show you how to get started as a beginner.

Why you should invest in cryptocurrency

2020 has seen every corner of Africa buzzing with cryptocurrency news more than the usual. An undeniable cause has been the impact of COVID-19 on the Global Financial System; with African economies once more thrown into disarray with an overwhelming public burden and no resources with which to...

How to choose the right crypto exchange for trading

Choosing the right cryptocurrency exchange is of great essence to any crypto trader or investor. When looking for a crypto exchange, a number of factors should be carefully considered: we discuss the most important factors below:

A Beginner's Introduction to Cryptocurrency

Just ten years ago, the concept of cryptocurrency was largely foreign to the entire world. it would seem like a joke then to think that a decade later it would become both a very important term in the global financial stage and a powerful tool for personal financial freedom.

The importance of Bitcoin to Nigerians in 2020

2020 will no doubt go down in history as one of the most eventful years in living memory. Of all the eventful occurrences, however, COVID-19 stands out. Not only for the terrible loss of life it has caused, but for how it has changed the world; exposing a lot of vulnerabilities in our existing...

Yellow Card raises new fund and begins expansion

Nigeria’s top cryptocurrency exchange, Yellow Card has raised $1.5 million in a recent seed round.

Yellow Card expands to South Africa and Botswana

Currency Preference: Digital vs Fiat

If you’re reading this blog, chances are that you’re at least somewhat interested in digital currencies. Whether you’re a seasoned cryptocurrency veteran, or completely new to this field, you’ve probably heard some talk about “digital currencies” and “fiat currencies.” But what even are those, and...

How To: Bitcoin Wallet 

Getting a bitcoin wallet is super simple. The first thing  you will need is to create a Yellow Card account. Once you have an account created, you are ready to go. Let’s walk you through on why you need one, how to send & receive bitcoins and how you can keep your wallet safe.

How To: Buy Bitcoin with bank transfer and cash

Time is money, so here at Yellow Card, we want to make funding your account as fast and easy as possible. We offer multiple payment methods like bank transfer, cash, and credit/debit cards to fund your account. This allows anyone to use our platform, even if you don't have a bank account.

How To: Referral Program

Yellow Card Update: New Features

We have been hard at work over the last few months to bring five new exciting features to the platform. Thank you to our loyal users who have stuck with us and have patiently waited for the release. Honestly, it wasn't easy trying to release them all the same time, our development team had many...

Investment: Metal VC

Yellow Card is excited to announce we have received an investment from Metal VC! We are grateful to have the opportunity to partner with a leader in the crypto space. This investment will help to facilitate our growth into other African markets and the continued development of new features on the...

Episode 4: Bitcoin Adoption in Nigeria ft. Chirs Ani

This week on the Yellow Card podcast, we are joined by Co-Founder and CEO, Chris Maurice; Chief Business Officer, Munachi Ogueke; and Founder of CryptoHub, Chris Ani. In this episode of the podcast, we talk about Bitcoin adoption in Nigeria.

Episode 3: How Can Crypto Help Africa?

This week on the Yellow Card podcast, we are joined by Co-Founder and CEO, Chris Maurice; Chief Business Officer, Munachi Ogueke; and Leader Designer, Bashir Aminu. In this episode of the podcast, we discuss how Bitcoin and crypto can help Africa.

Episode 2: Why are people scared of cryptocurrency?

This week on the Yellow Card podcast we are joined by Co-Founder and CEO, Chris Maurice; Chief Business Officer, Munachi Ogueke; full-stack developer, Garrett Blackmon; and designer and illustrator, Ajiri Omafokpe. In this episode of the podcast, we discuss our first experiences with crypto and why...