Everybody is talking about Bitcoin. It seemed to start out as a strange internet currency only traded by people deep in the web, hackers, criminals and computer geniuses. Now, average people are starting to invest their money there, hoping they’re going to make it rich.

But it’s also really difficult to get ahold of what exactly Bitcoin is, which is why we talked to Clem Chambers, author of Trading Cryptocurrencies: A Beginner’s Guide — Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, who broke it down for us in simple terms.

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