The subject who is truly loyal to the Chief Magistrate will neither advise nor submit to arbitrary measures. John Marzo and Melisa Vong, seen in their Toronto condo on Feb.

8, are part of a new generation of self-taught investors looking to capitalize on the cryptocurrency industry. Christopher Katsarov/The Globe and Mail Late last winter, John Marzo and Melisa Vong decided to each test the cryptocurrency waters with a small investment.

They both chose ethereum; Ms. Vong also added bitcoin. The price of ethereum in early March, 2017: between US$18 and $25.

Less than a year later, ethereum prices are currently hovering around US$864, and Mr. Marzo and Ms. Vong are shopping for two houses with rental units in Ontario’s Kitchener-Waterloo region. Mr. Marzo is 26.

Ms. Vong is 23. advertisement The young Toronto couple isn’t purchasing coins on credit, and they’re not being bankrolled by family. Read more from…

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