The World Is Waking Up to What Blockchain Is Doing to Money

The World Is Waking Up to What Blockchain Is Doing to Moneyhttps://medium.com/s/welcome-to-blockchain/the-world-is-waking-up-to-what-blockchain-is-doing-to-money-aed0cbe02498Three years ago, just after his 16th birthday, Eddy Zillan invested his savings — some money from his bar mitzvah, some from his parents, some he had saved up — in the cryptocurrency market. Even before the price of cryptocurrencies skyrocketed in 2017, people like Zillan were starting to wake up to the idea that they might be a good investment. But over the course of that year, the price rocketed tenfold for the two biggest cryptocurrencies, bitcoin and Ethereum’s ether.