New Year’s Resolutions in 2024 | January 17, 2024

Did you make a New Year’s Resolution? Bitcoin Ben and I did! Learn more about New Year’s resolutions and find out what our personal resolutions are for 2024. Read more in this article now >>

Finding Your Way at the Founders Group Worldwide Meeting – My Account from the March 2023 Meeting in St. Louis | March 22, 2023

At the recent Founders Group meeting in STL, we heard from passionate people involved in impressive projects. Learn more about the event & what you missed out on. Read more in this article now >>

Bitcoin Ben Stops at Bix Weir’s Freedom Road Show | Freedom Lovers Unite | March 16, 2022

Bitcoin Ben recently joined Bix Weir on his Freedom Road Show stop in Orange, California, uniting freedom lovers who also love cryptocurrency. Read more in this article now >>

Crypto World | Your One-Stop Shop for All Things Crypto | More Locations Coming Soon | Feb. 3, 2022

Crypto World, the first crypto brick & mortar store, is the one-stop shop for everything crypto with plans to open 500 more locations in the next four years. Read more in this article now >>

Recent Bitcoin Branches Event Raised More Than $11K for Charity, Announced New Business Opportunity & Anticipates Big Turnout at Apr. 2022 Event | Jan. 26, 2022

If you missed the most recent Bitcoin Branches event in Fort Worth, Texas, you missed out on an amazing event – and some big announcements! Read more about it in this article now >>

Catch Up on Cardano (ADA) | Saving Trees & Killing it with its Transaction Times | Jan. 6, 2022

Learn more about Cardano (ADA), currently the 6th largest cryptocurrency. Read the article now >>

Give the Gift that Keeps on Giving | Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays | Dec. 22, 2021

Have you considered gifting crypto this holiday season? Crypto truly is the gift that keeps on giving. Buy the dip, cross at least one gift off your list, feel good about helping someone you love get into crypto – and enjoy the holidays. Read the article now >>

Jumping into the World of NFTs | Bitcoin Ben Launches First NFT on OpenSea | Dec. 1, 2021

Selling NFTs has turned into a lucrative business, but do your research & find out all that you can before jumping in to the NFT world. Learn some basics here & check out our special NFT announcement. Read the article now >>

Giving Thanks | Support Small Business Saturday on Nov. 27 | Giving Tuesday is Nov. 30 | Nov. 23, 2021

We’re so thankful this Thanksgiving. Don’t forget to support local businesses this Small Business Saturday and give to charities on this Giving Tuesday on Nov. 30. Read the article now >>

Crypto World Education Classes Pack the House | Cybersecurity is Key to Protecting Your Cryptocurrency | Nov. 11, 2021

The amount of info on cybersecurity & how you can protect yourself from being a victim of a cybercrime can be very overwhelming. Check out these tips gathered from a recent cybersecurity educational session at Crypto World. Read the article now >>

Cryptocurrency Apps Ranking High in U.S. App Stores | Nov. 3, 2021 was recently the #1 app in the Google Play Store in the U.S. It was also the third most downloaded on the U.S. Apple App Store last week. Are these downloads indicative of market interest? Read the article now >>

Cryptocurrency: Trick or Treat? | Oct. 27, 2021

Halloween is days away; it’s the scary season. But for some, cryptocurrency is scary. How do we help more people realize that cryptocurrency is indeed a treat and not a trick? Read the article now >>

Bitcoin Hits All-Time High Again | Oct. 20, 2021

Bitcoin hit another all-time high (ATH), surpassing its previous ATH of $64,889 (from April 2021) – and exceeding $66,000! Read the article now >>

Good Grief…When Life Takes an Unexpected Turn | Oct. 13, 2021

As many of you know, we lost someone very close to us recently: Toddles. We find ourselves in this deep state of grief. Read the article now >>

Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Careers are Hot, Hot, Hot | Sept. 15, 2021

Cryptocurrency-related jobs are booming. Check out some of the resources available to those in the job market. Read the article now >>

Bitcoin Laboring to Hit $100K by End of 2021 | Sept. 1, 2021

Time to literally HODL because we’re about to embark on one heckuva ride to six figures. Find out how you can help this Labor Day weekend. Read the article now >>

It’s a Crypto World | Crypto World Opens its First Location in St. Louis Area | Aug. 25, 2021

Crypto World, the first brick and mortar crypto store had its grand opening on August 24. Learn more about Crypto World. Read the article now >>

Crypto is Not a Boys Club, We Welcome Women: This Financial Revolution is for Everyone | Aug. 18, 2021

More and more women are investing in cryptocurrency, but we are still outnumbered by the men invested in crypto by quite a bit. But why aren’t more women investing in cryptocurrency? Read the article now >>

2009 Really Was a Good Year: Bitcoin Launched & More | Aug. 11, 2021

We – the crypto community – need to collectively come together and create a day or a week dedicated to cryptocurrency awareness. Read the article now >>

Hustle into a New Career in Blockchain and Cryptocurrency | Aug. 4, 2021

Blockchain is on several lists as a top hard skill and top in-demand skill for 2021. Learn more about how you can get into a blockchain and/or cryptocurrency career. Read the article now >>

What You Can Do to Help with Crypto Adoption | July 29, 2021

You can HODL and do your part in increasing adoption. Check out these suggestions that you can pass along to those people who always seem to have an excuse for not getting into Bitcoin. Read the article now >>

The Crypto Community Cares | Cryptocurrency Donations are the Future | July 21, 2021

Learn more about the benefits of making crypto donations. Share this helpful information with your favorite non-profit(s) as it considers accepting cryptocurrency donations. Read the article now >>

Cryptocurrency Community Branches Out | A Recap of the Recent Bitcoin Branches Entrepreneurs Event | July 14, 2021

Why would you want to attend this event or any other cryptocurrency event? Hear from a few of the event’s attendees to see why they attend—and why they keep coming back. Read the article now >>

Theta: What’s So Great About It? | July 7, 2021

What’s so great about Theta? It’s not a cryptocurrency. It’s a utility token. Hear from Bix Weir and learn more about it. Read the article now >>

El Salvador: Moving Forward for a Sept. 7 Launch | June 30, 2021

El Salvador’s “Bitcoin law” goes into effect on Sept. 7, 2021. Plans are underway to make the move to make bitcoin legal tender a successful one. Read the article now >>

Dogecoin: Your New Dog or a Dog Coin? | June 23, 2021

What do we really know about DOGE? Review pros and cons and see if you’re prepared to jump in to the dog-eat-dog world of Dogecoin. Read the article now >>

El Salvador: Bitcoin Trend Setter? | June 16, 2021

El Salvador became the first country in the world to adopt bitcoin as legal tender. Learn more about El Salvador as you may consider visiting or moving there. Read the article now >>

The Power of Music | June 2, 2021

Music gives some of us goosebumps or chills. It also has the power to evoke up to 13 key emotions. Music is a universal connector. Learn more about its power. Read the article now >>

Dealing with Market Volatility | May 26, 2021

Volatility in the cryptocurrency and stock markets is a given, especially lately. Maybe a little more so on the crypto side. Check out some tips for when volatility strikes. Read the article now >>

Watch Out for Confirmation Bias | May 19, 2021

Confirmation bias can seep into all areas of your life. Get some tips on how to avoid letting confirmation bias influence your decision making. Read the article now >>

Fur Babies are Good for Your Health | May 5, 2021

Yes, it’s true! Having at least one fur baby or pet is good for you! Check out all the reasons why–and check out the pics of the fur babies that Bitcoin Ben & I have at home. Read the article now >>

It’s Time to HODL | Apr. 28, 2021

What do you HODL? I’m not just talking about cryptocurrencies. This can apply to many areas of your life. You won’t regret HODL-ing. Read the article now >>

You DO Have Time for a Hobby | Apr. 21, 2021

Yes, you do have time for a hobby. There are actually real benefits to having at least one hobby. Find what brings you joy. Find your passion. You will find the time. Read the article now >>

Vacations Really are Good for You | Apr. 7, 2021

Bitcoin Ben & I are taking a vacation–a much-needed one! Vacations have many health & wellness benefits–they really are good for us! Read the article now >>

Do YOU Really Want to be “Average”? | Mar. 31, 2021

What is “average?” Normal, modest, common, standard, typical, and this one stings a bit…adequate. Does anyone really strive to be any of these things? Read the article now >>

Bitcoin…Fad or the Future? | Mar. 24, 2021

Let me know if you’ve heard this one: “Bitcoin is a fad.” So…is Bitcoin a fad? Honestly, time will tell. And our journey in cryptocurrency, just like yours, is just beginning. Read the article now >>

Is it Luck…or Something Else? | Mar. 17, 2021

Ben and I have had numerous conversations about luck. Is it real? Or is it something else? Was it luck that got Ben into Bitcoin/cryptocurrency? Hmmm… Read the article now >>

Creating Generational Wealth | Mar. 10, 2021

Is creating generational wealth a goal of yours? It’s a goal of ours. How do you create generational wealth, and why do you need to? Read the article now >>

All of a Sudden, Everyone is Interested in Bitcoin | Mar. 3, 2021

“So…what’s going on with Bitcoin?!” We’ve been hearing that a lot lately…from everyone! Why does it seem like everyone is interested in bitcoin now? Read the article now >>


Kelly Wisness-Semchee has been Bitcoin Ben’s wife for nearly 13 years. She has spent 20+ years in marketing and communications for various companies, including nearly 15 years in healthcare specifically. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and an MBA. Kelly resides with Bitcoin Ben, their fur babies “Litecoin” Little and Lacie, and daughter Alexa in the St. Louis area. Learn more at

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