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Learn More About Crypto

Our mission is to bring crypto to everyone. Kraken CEO Jesse Powell explains it all in our video series: Crypto 101

Our mission is to bring crypto to everyone. Kraken CEO Jesse Powell explains it all in our video series: Crypto 101

In-depth resources for
understanding Bitcoin and cryptocurrency

We've put together a collection of great articles and videos to help explain Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in a way that anyone can understand. Whether you're looking to learn about cryptocurrency before deciding which one to invest in, or you just want to brush up on your crypto slang, diving into the resources below will put you on the path to a better understanding of crypto so you can take the reigns on your financial future.

 

Top 5 most popular cryptocurrencies

What is Bitcoin?

Bitcoin is an invention that, for the first time in history, enabled a group of software users to create and manage a digital money supply outside the control of any government or bank. 

A revolutionary idea when introduced in 2009, Bitcoin continues to have implications that are just beginning to be understood and explored by technologists and economists today. 

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Crypto 101

Learn the basics of cryptocurrency with our Crypto 101 series

How Do I Get Bitcoin?

How Do I Get Bitcoin?

There are lots of different ways to get bitcoin. You can work for it, mine it or buy it from an exchange to name a few.

Why is Bitcoin So Volatile?

Why is Bitcoin So Volatile?

Buying on the hype train? Afraid of the bubble bursting? Kraken CEO Jesse Powell, has some insights as to why the newest form of currency on the planet has so many "ups and downs."

What If You Lose Bitcoin?

What If You Lose Bitcoin?

From searching landfills to recover lost hard drives to undergoing hypnosis to remember private keys, people have done some crazy things to access their Bitcoin.

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Crypto Security Guide

The Crypto Security Guide is a new video series designed to teach you security best practices, hosted by our top internal expert, Kraken Chief Security Officer Nick Percoco.

Kraken Security

Kraken Security

Get to know Kraken Chief Security Officer Nick Percoco as he explains Kraken's approach to security.

Two-Factor Authentication

Two-Factor Authentication

Learn the importance of securing your accounts with two-factor authentication and why it’s safer to use a 2FA application on your phone instead of a phone number.

 

Crypto and Your Phone

Crypto and Your Phone

Kraken Chief Security Officer Nick Percoco answers the essential questions about mobile phone security.

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Kraken Webinars

Dive deeper into crypto with these informational webinars, featuring some of the leading minds in the space. 

Bitcoin for Business

Bitcoin for Business

Lead Bitcoin Strategist Pierre Rochard will host a panel discussion highlighting the benefits of Bitcoin payments and how you can accept them in a way that gives you true monetary freedom.

Teach Our Children to Save (Bitcoin)

Teach Our Children to Save (Bitcoin)

We all want our children to become responsible savers. The best way is to teach them good habits and about good money.

Kraken Intelligence & ICON Foundation

Kraken Intelligence & ICON Foundation

In late 2019 Kraken Intelligence sat down with Ricky Dodds, Head of Institutional Markets at ICON Foundation, and Min Kim, Founder of ICON Project & ICON Foundation Council Member, to learn more about the ICON blockchain & foundation and what to expect in the future.

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