What Is Blockchain Technology?

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If you're looking to start investing in cryptocurrency, you've probably begun seeing many more references to something called blockchain technology while doing your initial research — and maybe found yourself thoroughly confused by the concept. It sounds vaguely digital, perhaps like it’s some kind of computer part. But blockchain technology is actually a tool that’s becoming increasingly prominent in the world of finance.

Even if you’re just dipping a toe into online currencies and transactions, you’ll increase your financial fluency when you gain a better understanding of blockchain’s design, storage and potential. Take a look at the basics of blockchain technology to start learning more.