With Bitcoin (BTC), you are your own bank.
This is liberating for many, as you can make payments without permission. But it also means you are responsible for keeping your funds safe. If you misplace your funds or they’re stolen, then you’re fucked. There’s no support helpline you can ring up to sort it all out. With Bitcoin (BTC), there are no second chances.
Because of this, it’s important that you take some simple precautions. In this post, I’ve compiled 6 ways to help you avoid losing access to your funds and protect your Bitcoin (BTC) from thieves. It’s a follow-up to my previous post about the steps you can take to secure your computer.