This course will explain what Bitcoin is, how it works, and how and why we are transitioning to a digital economy. You'll learn how Bitcoin and the blockchain operate in the real world today. It will also discuss the deficiencies of traditional fiat currency, how it's commonly manipulated, and how we can all benefit from the adoption of new digital assets. PLEASE NOTE: Not accepted for Enrolled Agents. PES does not promote or endorse cryptocurrencies. This course is for informational purposes only. The views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views, opinions, or positions of Professional Education Services, LP, its employees, or owners. All course material provided. No prerequisites. Course level: Basic.
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