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Over £30million in Bitcoin stolen raising concerns about the safety of cryptocurrency

on Jun 12, 2019 10:45:20 AM By | Kings Court Trust | Digital Assets Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency is digital money that is stored in a virtual wallet and uses encryption techniques to generate currency and verify the transfer of funds. Want to learn more about what cryptocurrency is and how it can impact future inheritances? Read our previous blog post which goes into detail about the digital currency.
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Businessman takes £105million worth of cryptocurrency to his grave

on Mar 20, 2019 4:50:31 PM By | Kings Court Trust | Estate Administration Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency has only become a popular topic of conversation in the last few years so it may come as a surprise to learn that cryptocurrencies have been in existence for over a decade. As cryptocurrency celebrated its 10th birthday, the digital currency hit the headlines as a man died suddenly without sharing his computer password or recovery key.
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The ongoing trend of leaving a digital legacy

By the end of this century, the number of dead people on the popular social media network, Facebook, is expected to outnumber living members – turning it into the world’s biggest ‘virtual graveyard’.
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Cryptocurrency: Understanding what it is and how it could impact future inheritances

on Jun 25, 2018 11:49:21 AM By | Ashden Walker | Estate Administration Cryptocurrency
Bitcoin. Ripple. Ethereum. Litecoin. Dogecoin. To some, these words look like gibberish but the reality is, they are all different types of cryptocurrency.
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