Nathan Reiff

Nathan Reiff is a conductor and freelance writer based in the Boston area. He holds positions at Harvard University and Boston Conservatory at Berklee and degrees from Yale University and the University of Michigan. As a musician, Nathan's work centers on choral music, with a particular research interest in choral music of 20th century Russia. As a freelance writer with more than six years of professional experience, Nathan's work focuses on cryptocurrency, blockchain, ETFs, and stock analysis.

What is cryptocurrency and how does it work

Cryptocurrency Explained: What is It and How Does It Work?

Many investors, computer scientists, and business leaders have touted cryptocurrencies as a major development in the way that societies exchange money for goods and services. But what are cryptocurrencies and how does one make use of them? You may have encountered terms like virtual currency, digital currency, or crypto token used interchangeably with the term …

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The Difference Between Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, and Bitcoin SV

The Difference Between Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, and Bitcoin SV

Cryptocurrency users are likely most familiar with Bitcoin, the largest digital currency by market capitalization and the most popular crypto coin. But there is potential for confusion, as there are also multiple other cryptocurrencies that include “Bitcoin” in their names as well. Two of these digital tokens are Bitcoin Cash and Bitcoin SV. Below, we’ll …

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How Blockchain works

How Blockchain Works

Blockchain technology can seem daunting to understand, but its central premise is actually very straightforward. A blockchain is like a database or a ledger that stores information. The way that blockchain differs from traditional databases and ledgers is what makes this technology so powerful. Three key unique elements of blockchain are decentralization, transparency, and security. …

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What can you buy with bitcoin

What Can You Buy With Bitcoin?

With the largest market capitalization of any cryptocurrency in the world, Bitcoin is a hugely popular digital cryptocurrency. But what can you buy with Bitcoin? Given that the value of one Bitcoin is roughly $28,209 as of December 30, 2020, it would seem that you could buy a lot with a single Bitcoin. Many investors …

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