The true difference between Bitcoin and Ethereum, according to Grayscale’s CEO

The true difference between Bitcoin and Ethereum, according to Grayscale’s CEO

The value of each of the two largest cryptocurrencies — bitcoin (BTC-USD) and ethereum (ETH-USD) — fell earlier this week amid an outright ban on cryptocurrency trading in China and indication of forthcoming regulations from the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission.  In general, ethereum prices tend to move in tandem with bitcoin. But the two coins … Read more

Aaron Sorkin says Scott Rudin ‘got what he deserves’ after bullying allegations

Aaron Sorkin says Scott Rudin ‘got what he deserves’ after bullying allegations

Aaron Sorkin isn’t pulling any punches when it comes to disgraced Hollywood producer Scott Rudin. The “West Wing” writer, whose hit adaptation of “To Kill a Mockingbird” is returning to Broadway, said Rudin “got what he deserves” following accusations about the producer’s history of bullying assistants and staffers. Rudin had been a producer on Sorkin’s … Read more

I co-signed a refinance on a home my husband bought with his first wife. He never added me to the deed. If we divorce, do I get half?

I co-signed a refinance on a home my husband bought with his first wife. He never added me to the deed. If we divorce, do I get half?

Dear Moneyist, I am considering a divorce after 30 years of marriage.  My husband never added my name to the family home he purchased with his previous wife. Seven years ago, I co-signed the mortgage to refinance the house. He promised that if I co-signed, he would add me to the deed. After checking the … Read more

Coinbase scores first ‘Buy’ rating as stock sags, but here’s why the future may look brighter

Coinbase scores first 'Buy' rating as stock sags, but here's why the future may look brighter

The publicly-listed crypto exchange, Coinbase Global (COIN), landed its first bullish analyst recommendation this week — but the shares have gotten little benefit amid broad-based weakness in cryptocurrencies. Most of the largest digital coins have slid this week, with Coinbase’s stock following suit. On Thursday, the stock gained over 1% intraday, but is hunkered near … Read more

Facebook may face hefty fine in Russia over banned content

Facebook may face hefty fine in Russia over banned content

Russian authorities on Thursday warned social media giant Facebook it faces a fine of up to 10 percent of its annual turnover in the country unless it deletes content Moscow deems illegal. Upping the ante in its standoff with US Big Tech, state communications regulator Roskomnadzor told Reuters it was planning to send Facebook’s representatives in Russia an … Read more