So many cryptocurrencies. So much money to be made or lost.  Marketplace Tech host Molly Wood spoke with Martin Weiss, who’s behind the ratings.

Martin Weiss: As you’ve seen in the news, the market for cryptocurrencies is wild. It’s one of the few places we’ve seen so much fear, greed and panic.

So we felt that this is exactly when individual investors and consumers need some rational guidance that’s based on fact and not fiction. Wood: So as you’ve done this analysis, do you believe that there are cryptocurrencies that are stable and aren’t going to have wild fluctuations, and that do represent …

I mean, I find it hard to believe that there are some that represent a good investment. Weiss: It’s like any other investment, especially new investments — or like any other new technology, the marketplace as a whole is very volatile, no doubt.

But with that extra risk also comes a very unusual reward potential. Weiss: No. Read more from marketplace.org…

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