What is bitcoin and should I invest in it?

What is bitcoin?

Bitcoin is one of several digital cryptocurrencies built on a technology called blockchain. Blockchain enables secure peer-to-peer digital payments that do not require a third party, like a bank, to verify them. 

Created in 2008, bitcoin is the most popular cryptocurrency and the largest by market capitalization.

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