Over time the monetary system of the United States, as well as the world in general, has evolved. What may have started out thousands of years ago as a bartering system changed into what we use today.

In between then and now, coins and paper money became an accepted form of payment. Of course, those forms of money are still used to this day.

In addition we have seen the rise of credit cards, chip cards, and electronic payments including cryptocurrency. But as cryptocurrency has increased in use and popularity it has caused some challenges.

Cryptocurrency needs to be regulated because of these challenges. To help stabilize its value, cryptocurrency needs to be regulated.

So far it has experienced wild swings in its worth, particularly in the past few months. Those crazy increases in value, followed by sudden drops, have happened while gold values remain fairly steady. Read more from business2community.com…

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