Did Jamie Dimon talk down Bitcoin only so his own firm could buy it at a lower price? Is China completely banning Bitcoin, and what does this mean for the future of the digital currency? What should Christians think about the September 23rd prophecy prediction? The surreal story of financial fraud in Detroit's public school system, and why we need an alternative to Facebook, and the truth Jim's experience with PayPal buyer protection. Read more →


I have been discussing Bitcoin since October of 2012 (when Bitcoin was at $12). I have not received a warm reception on the topic. Most readers and radio show listeners yawned and took little interest, while others chastised me for suggesting something that has been used by criminals (as if the U.S. Dollar has not). I want to share in this post on how to buy Bitcoin, just in case some of you may have changed your mind. Despite Bitcoin trading at nearly $5,000 at the time of writing this article, I believe there is still a tremendous opportunity. Consider... Read more →


Jim discusses the August 1 Bitcoin fork and his thoughts on how it will affect the value of the digital currency. What Trump should do now after firing Reince Priebus, one thing not to miss if you travel to New Orleans, the strategic error of Russia sanctions, Kim Jung Un continues to launch missiles, and a new text scam coming to your telephone. Read more →


Jim discusses his favorite digital currencies and predicts which may be the best one going forward. Discussed on this episode - Ethereum (ETH), Bitcoin (BTC), Ripple (XRP), And Litecoin (LTC). Trump finally getting presidential treatment now that he is on foreign soil? North Korea launches again. 10 people hospitalized for botulism, and new ID theft scam that uses a text. Read more →


On this episode Jim discusses the record prices of top digital currencies, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, and Ripple. How the media is already spinning the French presidential election to fit their leftist narrative, the shocking viral video of an elderly woman attacked at a pool party and why the media is not reporting the incident, and why you can't afford to ignore Puerto Rico's bankruptcy. Read more →


On this episode Jim discusses why he believes that Bitcoin it poised for a major spike in value, the coming Bitcoin ETF, and the surge of interest in the digital currency. Also, a new bank that has no fees, how to get free airfare to China, Snapchat's $22 billion dollar IPO valuation, and 11 more retailers reportedly on the brink of insolvency. Read more →


Bitcoin Price Jump Puts It at 28-Month High. We just recorded a 1 hour double podcast episode discussing how you can get in before it's too late. On Thursday, the price of Bitcoin reached its highest level in nearly two-and-a-half years when it moved to over $750 during the session of the day. The recent, significant upward move in the price of Bitcoin has been attributed to a variety of factors, including: Investor reaction to the strategic devaluation of China’s yuan by that country’s central bank. The uncertainty surrounding a (very) possible exit of Britain from the EU (“Brexit). The... Read more →


On this episode, Bitcoin evangelist Roger Ver joins Jim Paris Live from his winter home in St. Kitts. Ver shares how to use Bitcoin to save 20 to 30 percent on Amazon purchases. He also outlines another strategy for using Bitcoin at Starbucks for unlimited 20 percent discounts. Other topics discussed - how to use Bitcoin to start a small home based wholesaling business, the opportunity to own a Bitcoin ATM, the best website to learn how to get started with Bitcoin, options for setting up a free wallet, the future of other digital currency such as Ripple XRP, and... Read more →


In the news this week was the revelation of multiple patent applications filed by Bank Of America related to the creation of a new cryptocurrency, could it be the next Bitcoin? Why online college degrees are now the smart way to get an education. How to get prepped in one trip to Wal-Mart, $100,000 Christmas bonuses, two scams to avoid this holiday season, and will gas prices stay this low for very long? Read more →


Will Greece Ignite A Worldwide Financial Collapse?

On this episode Jim digests and comments on the defeated Greek referendum and what it may mean to word financial markets. Also discussed is the financial collapse of Puerto Rico and the stock market in China. Is the rise in the value of Bitcoin connected to the situation in Greece? Jim also comments on a new smartphone app that can be used to steal your credit cards, and how bankruptcy courts are dealing with social media account. Read more →


Guilty Pleas Prove The Financial Markets Are Rigged

In this episode Jim discusses the criminal charges against five major banks for rigging the currency markets. Bitcoin now officially listed as a currency on Google Finance. Cleveland Police arrest 71 people in riots over police shooting. Vandals hit California dam resulting in the loss of 49 million gallons of water. Are chipped credit cards really stopping credit card theft? How bankruptcy trustees are using clawbacks to sue colleges for tuition paid by the recently bankrupt, and Ripple Labs receives $28 million in funding. Read more →


On this episode of the ChristianMoneyPlus member podcast Jim Paris and Bob Yetman discuss the money saving benefits of babysitting co-ops, the reality that many older Americans are entering retirement with significant education debt, how to buy Bitcoin through a stockbroker and even in your IRA, and is it now tougher to get a job as you get older? Go To Podcast Helping you make the most of God's money! James L. Paris Editor-In-Chief ChristianMoney.com Follow Me on Twitter Twitter.com/jameslparis Christian Financial Advice Jim Paris 24 Hour Radio Read more →


It has been a bit too long since I posted an article on the subject of digital currency. If you are a regular reader, you know that we have been very excited about a newer digital currency (Ripple XRP) that many people believe could be the next Bitcoin. Of course, Bitcoin has been on a roller coaster ride with a price of more than $1,000 to now trading in the $200 to $300 range. Bitcoin (like Ripple) initially started with a value of less than one penny. For more details on Ripple XRP (history, etc..), check out my prior article... Read more →


New Digital Currency Offer From Jim Paris

Our 1,000 Ripple XRP giveaway to new annual subscribers generated a remarkable response (and the offer officially ended last week). We received quite a few e mails, however, from individuals seeking a way to get in on the free digital currency, but with a more modest financial outlay. We are excited to open up a special offer today (good until Sunday night January 25 at midnight Eastern). All you need to do is sign up for a monthly subscription and we will bonus you 300 Ripple XRP. Our monthly subscription has an initial enrollment of just $37 and then $9.95... Read more →


I have been sharing my enthusiasm for Ripple XRP for a year now. Many (including me) believe that it is the next Bitcoin. If you want to know more about Ripple, here is my article from a year ago. The purpose of today's article is to discuss the rapid increase in value since July of this year. I receive frequent questions from readers of the blog about the fluctuating value of Bitcoin. Bitcoin is currently valued at $329. I initially bought Bitcoin when it was only at $12, so I am not terribly concerned about the wide fluctuations. Volatility is,... Read more →