Cryptocurrency is a way to transfer assets online, and some people refer to it as ‘digital cash’. Bitcoin is the most well known, followed by others such as Ethereum and Ripple.

The key benefit of cryptocurrency is that it is not owned by the government or any other authority; it acts the same way as normal currency but only exists online.

Trading or investing in Bitcoin is an investment strategy much like for any other asset. To prosper you’ll need to do thorough research and learn the basics of cryptocurrency trading.

Our cryptocurrency advice covers everything from trading for beginners to key pros and cons, staying legal and avoiding scams, and the best places to buy cryptocurrencies.