Vancouver mayor suggests Bitcoin ATM ban to stop money laundering

6th June 2019

Vancouver has cryptocurrency growing pains. The city’s police labeled Bitcoin ATMs an “ideal money laundering vehicle,” and its mayor has even suggested a complete ban. Experts and local businesses have instead called for federal money services regulations to be changed to include Bitcoin $BTC▲0.5% ATMs, reports The Star. Vancouver’s city council already moved to regulate usage and operation of cryptocurrency ATMs with a bylaw in January. This enforces operators to…

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These Countries Follow the ‘Six Month Rule’ for Passports

6th June 2019

If you have any international travel planned, you’re going to want to check the expiration date on your passport right away. Of course, you know better than to try and cross borders with an expired passport, but many countries require a six month buffer on your passport’s expiration date. We’ve told you about this rule before. Because of visa time limits, many countries require your passport to be valid for…

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