Bitcoin Forum
April 24, 2018, 09:17:51 AM *
News: Latest stable version of Bitcoin Core: 0.16.0  [Torrent]. (New!)
 
   Home   Help Search Donate Login Register  
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: Are YOU buying bitcoins?  (Read 3842 times)
AtlasONo
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Activity: 551
Merit: 500



View Profile
May 13, 2011, 01:19:55 PM
 #1

The exchange rate is at an all time high and then some. Are you buying coins at $7.50 USD/BTC and if so why?

1524561471
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1524561471

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1524561471
Reply with quote  #2

1524561471
Report to moderator
1524561471
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1524561471

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1524561471
Reply with quote  #2

1524561471
Report to moderator
1524561471
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1524561471

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1524561471
Reply with quote  #2

1524561471
Report to moderator
Advertised sites are not endorsed by the Bitcoin Forum. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Advertise here.
1524561471
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1524561471

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1524561471
Reply with quote  #2

1524561471
Report to moderator
1524561471
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1524561471

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1524561471
Reply with quote  #2

1524561471
Report to moderator
1524561471
Hero Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1524561471

View Profile Personal Message (Offline)

Ignore
1524561471
Reply with quote  #2

1524561471
Report to moderator
Nekrobios
Donator
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1694
Merit: 1000


Bitcoin Maximalist


View Profile
May 13, 2011, 01:22:53 PM
 #2

Yes, I have bought some. Because I believe it will rise much further, even in the short term.
grondilu
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1134
Merit: 1001


View Profile
May 13, 2011, 01:23:32 PM
 #3

I buy at any price below 1000EUR/BTC.

Sukrim
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 2324
Merit: 1002


View Profile
May 13, 2011, 01:57:43 PM
 #4

I buy at any price below 1000EUR/BTC.
I can offer you 5 BTC at 999$each - interested? Wink

https://www.coinlend.org <-- automated lending at various exchanges. No fees(!).
Mail me at Bitmessage: BM-BbiHiVv5qh858ULsyRDtpRrG9WjXN3xf
proudhon
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1274
Merit: 1000



View Profile
May 13, 2011, 01:59:33 PM
 #5

Yes, I have bought some. Because I believe it will rise much further, even in the short term.

Pffffff, I'm selling and recovering initial investments before the big crash.
grondilu
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1134
Merit: 1001


View Profile
May 13, 2011, 02:43:02 PM
 #6

I buy at any price below 1000EUR/BTC.
I can offer you 5 BTC at 999$each - interested? Wink

No, since I can find cheaper at mtgox.

Saying that I buy at any price doesn't mean I chose the worst offer.
Justsomeforumuser
Member
**
Offline Offline

Activity: 84
Merit: 10


View Profile
May 14, 2011, 04:31:26 PM
 #7

Pffffff, I'm selling and recovering initial investments before the big crash.

Dito. I'd rather average out as price rises than sit on 1000 BTC when they move to 0.


Sad part is that all of this fun and profiting will only be possible on the back of a "select few/many" that end up with the short straw in the end, having given all the real world money they can to the rest that cashed out while now stuck with BTC..

Ho-Hum.
abyssobenthonic
Member
**
Offline Offline

Activity: 84
Merit: 10


View Profile
May 14, 2011, 05:07:52 PM
 #8

Pffffff, I'm selling and recovering initial investments before the big crash.

Dito. I'd rather average out as price rises than sit on 1000 BTC when they move to 0.

One strategy is to target a USD value for your bitcoin holdings (especially if you're planning to retire in the US on the basis of bitcoin holdings) and then set (m,n) so that you're periodically selling m% of your holdings and buying US$n worth of bitcoin (obviously netting those two out).  E.g. you'll eventually have US$1m if you're selling 0.01% and buying $100 every month (you'll only be net-selling if your bitcoin holdings are currently above US$1m, but as long as the bitcoin price isn't monotonically decreasing over the discrete transaction times, you'll most likely build-in some trading profit as you bought more when it was cheap thus reducing your cost basis)

           TWITTER ◣                        ☆☆☆✩✩✩✩ IAME ☆✩✩✩✩☆☆                        ◢ WHITEPAPERJOIN
                     WEBSITE ◣                         ☆✩✩Fragmented☆✩✩                         ◢ MEDIUM            ◢ AIRDROP
         TELEGRAM ◣                        ☆☆☆Identity☆☆☆                        ◢ FACEBOOK     ◢ NOW
vuce
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 476
Merit: 250


View Profile
May 14, 2011, 05:12:02 PM
 #9

I bought some as a long term - high risk investment. (or possibly to buy stuff with them when they get more widely accepted)
kiba
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 980
Merit: 1000


View Profile
May 14, 2011, 05:13:09 PM
 #10

I don't buy bitcoin. I horde or earn them through trade.

Anth0n
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Activity: 144
Merit: 100


View Profile
May 14, 2011, 10:10:52 PM
 #11

I'm buying because they are still cheap. People say "They won't keep increasing in value because they can't be used for many things", but I have faith that economics is correct and entrepreneurs will continue to innovate in the Bitcoin economy. More goods and services will continue to be offered, and by the time the average Joe realizes that Bitcoins are a solid medium of exchange, the price will already be sky high.

I like to think that I'm not investing in a digital commodity, but in a new economy.
StarenseN
Legendary
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 1554
Merit: 1002



View Profile
April 03, 2013, 07:27:50 PM
 #12

Pffffff, I'm selling and recovering initial investments before the big crash.
haha
bitcoinnix
Jr. Member
*
Offline Offline

Activity: 56
Merit: 0


View Profile
April 03, 2013, 08:12:10 PM
 #13

Pffffff, I'm selling and recovering initial investments before the big crash.
haha
I have a feeling this will be the new sport for a while -  digging up old "it's going to crash soon" threads and replying to them in hopes the OP was email subscribed...

BEWARE:  NOTROLL.IN POOL MAY STEAL YOUR GENERATED LTC
Original thread starts here:  https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=92716.msg1782471#msg1782471
Theft discussion thread is here:  https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=172667.0
Mosper
Full Member
***
Offline Offline

Activity: 168
Merit: 100



View Profile
April 03, 2013, 08:30:00 PM
 #14

I sincerely would like everyone to realize their bitcoin ride isn't over until they A) cash out or B) die. Until one of those two things you have hypothetical profit because bitcoins could be back to $5 tomorrow.

Me? I'm just the cynical voice floating in the sea of unchecked optimism.
Gordonium
Sr. Member
****
Offline Offline

Activity: 378
Merit: 250


View Profile WWW
April 03, 2013, 08:31:54 PM
 #15

I buy at any price below 1000EUR/BTC.

This is what I am doing. Im turning all my fiat money into Bitcoin as fast as I can. And probably I will continue doing so even after 1000EUR/BTC if the fundamentals are still okay.

            Š
           ŠŠŠ
          ŠŠŠŠŠ   _
         ŠŠŠ ŠŠŠ_Š―Š
        ŠŠŠ   ŠŠŠ   Š
   Š―――――――――――Š   Š―
  Š           Š   Š―
 ――ŠŠŠŠŠ―――ŠŠŠ   Š
ŠŠ
    ŠŠŠ Š   Š   Š ŠŠŠ
   ŠŠŠ   Š   Š Š   ŠŠŠ
  ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ   ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ
 ―
―――――――――Š   ŠŠ――――――
            Š___Š
  _Š
_ŠŠŠ

ŠŠŠŠ    _
ŠŠŠŠ  _ŠŠ

ŠŠŠŠ ŠŠŠŠ
ŠŠŠŠ ŠŠŠŠ

ŠŠŠŠ ŠŠŠŠ
ŠŠŠŠ ŠŠŠŠ

ŠŠŠŠ ŠŠŠŠ
ŠŠ―  ŠŠŠŠ

    ŠŠŠŠ
     ŠŠŠ―
     Š―
A  G A M I N G  R E V O L U T I O N  I S  O N  T H E  W A Y
|      FACEBOOK      |      SLACK      ――――      WHITEPAPER      ――――      TWITTER      |      TELEGRAM      |
  _Š
_ŠŠŠ

ŠŠŠŠ    _
ŠŠŠŠ  _ŠŠ

ŠŠŠŠ ŠŠŠŠ
ŠŠŠŠ ŠŠŠŠ

ŠŠŠŠ ŠŠŠŠ
ŠŠŠŠ ŠŠŠŠ

ŠŠŠŠ ŠŠŠŠ
ŠŠ―  ŠŠŠŠ

    ŠŠŠŠ
     ŠŠŠ―
     Š―
Pages: [1]
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Sponsored by , a Bitcoin-accepting VPN.
Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!