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Maelstrom Fund Partners With The Jackie Robinson Foundation And World Of Money To Provide Financial Education For BIPOC Teens

Our Wallet is on a mission to provide teenagers from BIPOC backgrounds with financial literacy education.

Aug 31, 2023

This 23-Year-Old Founder Dropped Out Of College To Make Crypto Useful To Everyone Through Utopia Labs

While in college, Utopia Labs’ co-founder Pryce Adade Yebesi was focused on making the greatest impact.

Jul 25, 2023

Learn The Fundamentals Of Blockchain, Bitcoin, And Crypto

Getting to the money is an idea that most people can get behind. From becoming a social media influencer to navigating a traditional job or even jumping into entrepreneurship, people are looking for ways to secure the bag and maximize wealth. One of the ways people are expanding their worth is through investments and alternative forms of traditional currency like cryptocurrency. And although cryptocurrency has become more and more popular, the reality of it still makes people scratch their heads a little bit. While crypto has been around since 2009, it has evolved. The digital currency market is expansive, and conversations around its use and inclusion in everyday life have become increasingly routine. And with such evolution comes questions about its usage and what it means for the future. Even the IRS requires users to claim crypto on their taxes, but it’s categorized as property. With so many uses, how can a person determine the best use of the currency? It is at this...

Apr 19, 2023

'I Was Just A Paid Spokesperson' — Shaquille O'Neal Distances Himself From Crypto And FTX Amid Lawsuit

Shaquille O’Neal seems to be distancing himself from FTX and the world of crypto.

Dec 16, 2022

Snoop Dogg's Son Cordell Broadus, A Web3 And Crypto Entrepreneur, Launches A $1M Fund For Artists

Cordell Broadus seems to be on the move like his father Snoop Dogg. For his latest move in the space, the Web3 and crypto entrepreneur is working to support emerging artists on the Tezos blockchain through a $1 million fund — the Champ Medici Arts Fund — in partnership with the Tezos Foundation.

Dec 1, 2022

Lil Baby May Have Lost Millions In Crypto, But Is It Dead? 'My Crypto People, They Got A Lot Of Faith In Crypto Still'

Rapper Lil Baby is trying to set himself up for generational wealth via multiple avenues, but that goal once cost him millions of dollars.

Oct 21, 2022

Afropolitan Is Building The First-Ever Internet Country To Create Opportunities For The African Diaspora

Many believe Black communities will find freedom in a digital world. Community-as-a-service company Afropolitan is creating its own to support the masses in building abundant lives.

Jul 22, 2022

Kanye West Doesn't Have Current Plans For The Metaverse And NFTs — 'For Now I'm Not On That Wave'

The Metaverse will not be seeing global superstar Kanye West, or at least not anytime soon. West took to Instagram Monday (Jan. 31) to share with over 10 million followers that he will not be endorsing non-fungible tokens (NFTs) at this time. Instead, Kanye West will continue to place his focus on his products, the “real world,” “real food,” “real clothes,” and “real shelter.” “STOP ASKING ME TO DO NFT’s I’M NOT FINNA CO-SIGN … FOR NOW I’M NOT ON THAT WAVE I MAKE MUSIC AND PRODUCTS IN THE REAL WORLD,” West wrote on Instagram. At the end of West’s note, he adds “ASK ME LATER.” So, perhaps the crypto world may gain a notable endorser in the near future.

Feb 1, 2022

Kevin Durant Becomes The Face Of Multi-Billion Dollar Crypto Company Coinbase

Kevin Durant is making sure he ends the year off strong signing yet another lucrative deal, this time with Coinbase Global Inc. Bloomberg reports, the Brooklyn Nets basketball star, Thirty Five Ventures — co-founded by himself and Rich Kleiman — and media network Boardroom have signed a multi-year deal to promote the cryptocurrency platform throughout his various businesses. The deal marks a reunion for Durant and Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong who previously crossed paths in 2016. While playing with the Golden State Warriors, Durant developed a greater interest in Silicon Valley following his desire to grow an investment portfolio in 2016. One year later, Durant participated in Coinbase’s Series D funding round which totaled $100 million at a $1.6 billion valuation, solidifying his relationship with the platform. “Being an early investor in a company you’re excited about is always an amazing feeling,” Durant said, according to Boardroom. “Being able to come back a few years later and...

Dec 15, 2021

Solana NFT Reportedly 'Hit An All-Time High Price' After Steve Harvey Changed His Twitter Avi

Steve Harvey’s latest profile picture has folks buzzing on his stance in the non-fungible token (NFT) space. Yesterday (Sept. 8) the comedian swapped out his former profile photo for a Solana Monkey Business NFT which has been picked up quite frequently in the past few weeks. The NFT images in question include 5,000 cartoonish, pixelated monkeys that are generated randomly. As one of the most popular cryptocurrencies, Solana continues to climb to the top with a value in price that started at $37 last month and is now up to $197 as of yesterday, reports Decrypt. The surge in value is accredited to recent drops on the Solana platform which include Aurory and Degenerate Ape Academy. In the last week, NFT collectibles on Solana have raked in $94 million in trades. Solana Monkey Business is currently at a seven-day volume mark of $6.2 million which makes it the latest best thing for the platform. An NFT provides ownership of almost every type of digital item and now profile picture...

Sep 9, 2021