7 People Who Became Remarkably Rich With Bitcoin
Wij are permanently bombarded with news regarding Bitcoin, effectively observing how the price of one Bitcoin leaps up and multiplies several times during one financial year. But who are the people who actually become bitcoin millionaires by mining or buying the crypto currency? Are they real bitcoin millionaires, or are they all mysterious like the Bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto?
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NYU student Yifu Guo engineered the very first Bitcoin miner. Te 2012 he founded Avalon, the very first Bitcoin mining company. The miners produced by Avalon got so popular that they were being sold spil soon spil they were released at a much higher price.
Soon Guo left Avalon, and many companies embarked to build and sell mining equipments, but effectively he wasgoed the very first one to do it and wasgoed the very first one to become a millionaire by building thesis miners.
6. Winklevoss Twins – $11 Million
Thesis twin brothers became legendary after their infamous legal battle with Mark Zuckerberg. Having said that, they have now launched several successful ventures. Te fact, their combined netwerk worth is $400 million.
But how have they earned their $11 million with Bitcoin? Ter 2013, they invested a thick amount ter BitInstant Bitcoin. After this, they founded the Winkdex, a company that tracks the average price of Bitcoin. Te 2015, the twin brothers opened their very first Bitcoin exchange ter Gemini.
Five. Tony Gallippi – $20 Million
The company Bitpay, founded by Tony Gallippi, wasgoed the very first company that created a Bitcoin payment processor. Nowadays, it processes $1 million worth of payments each day. Bitpay is also known to be the very first company to have agreements with major retailers.
Jered Kenna commenced to invest te Bitcoin when the value of one Bitcoin wasgoed only 20 cents. He began with fairly a large amount of money, and he spotted the result ter several years. He launched several ventures too: Tradehill wasgoed his very first company – an anonymous Bitcoindark mining pool.
He now possesses a craft brewery ter Colombia and 20 mission collaborative workspaces for entrepreneurs ter San Francisco.
Dave Carlson founded the MegaBigPower mining company right from his house basement. He reported that he wasgoed making $8 million vanaf month te 2016.
Two. Charlie Shrem – $45 Million
Charlie Shrem has a very interesting and controversial story of becoming a millionaire with Bitcoin. He embarked to acquire Bitcoins ter the early stages at a very low price. When he wasgoed only 11, he founded BitInstant. The company wasgoed very successful. But te December 2014 Shrem wasgoed found guilty of money laundering ter The Silk Road online black market.
Ter 2016, when he wasgoed released from prison, he founded Intellisys Capital, selling investment portfolios te blockchain companies.
Roger Veraf is known spil “Bitcoin Jesus”. He is the wealthiest bitcoin millionaires(not counting FBI and Satoshi Nakamoto). Roger wasgoed already a millionaire when he got involved with Bitcoin. He makes donations to charity, and he wasgoed the very first one to invest te Bitcoin Startup. He also invested te Charlie Shrem’s BitInstant. Charlie and Roger are very close friends.