The formal definition of cryptocurrency is a digital currency or decentralized system of exchange that uses advanced cryptography for security. But that doesn’t explain what it’s really all about. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with economist Jerry Bowyer about why cryptocurrency is so mysterious to some and why others are so infatuated with it. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.
Jerry Bowyer is the chief economist of Vident Financial, editor of Townhall Finance, and president of Bowyer Research. He is a Forbes.com columnist and has been a frequent commentator on Fox Business News, Fox News, and CNBC. He has been a contributing editor of National Review Online, The New York Sun and Townhall Magazine, and he has written for the Wall Street Journal and for numerous other publications. Jerry lives in Pennsylvania with his wife, Susan, and the youngest three of his seven children.
Rob West is the host of the nationally syndicated radio programs, Faith & Finance, Faith & Finance Live, and The Faith & Finance Minute. Rob also serves as the CEO and spokesperson of Kingdom Advisors, an international community of financial professionals who are specialists in delivering biblically wise financial advice. Rob has dedicated his professional career to work at the intersection of faith and finance having led a successful faith-based financial services firm and speaking frequently on the topic. Rob and his wife, Julie, live in Marietta, GA with their four children.
Fresh, relevant, and fun, Faith & Finance Live is a daily radio program to help listeners manage their finances in a way that pleases God. Join Rob West for listener interaction, expert guests, and sound advice.