Cryptocurrencies

A cryptocurrency is a digital representation of a stored value secured through cryptography. Although Bitcoin might be one of the most widely known cryptocurrencies today, there are many others. The markets for cryptocurrencies remain highly volatile and risky. Before turning your hard-earned cash into crypto, use the resources below from FINRA and other regulatory authorities to learn more about these markets and products.

FINRA


Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)


Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)


Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)


National Futures Association (NFA)


Federal Trade Commission (FTC)


North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA)