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Why There Are 18,000+ Crypto Coins & Tokens

If you’ve ever looked a romantic partner in the eye and gently suggested it’s time for the two of you to invest in crypto, then this post is for you. Across the internet, you’ll find endless posts, sites, and threads fighting to convince you that their token is the best to buy and hold. In part two of our series aimed at demystifying cryptocurrency, I start with a little history to help explain why today there are over 18,000 different coins and counting. By the time you finish reading, you’ll see how different coins serve different purposes — and you might be a little closer to knowing if crypto is right for you.

Originally published as an OZY Daily Dose