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Looks like it was Tether that was hacked and Tether tokens were stolen from Tether itself.

Tether is a crypto that has a 1 to 1 value with the USD.

I guess it affected Bitcoin's price briefly, but other than that, no impact.
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Ah, ok.
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Speculation is Tether did it, to fix their books.
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I sold some NEO when it spiked, but really should have made way more than I did. Oh well. Still sitting at 7x since I started in June.

Debating holding more bitcoin. It doesn't seem to help the alts anymore when bitcoin goes up.
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Speculation is Tether did it, to fix their books.
Hah the old "We were hacked bit"


Who knows. Lol. Anything is possible.
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Wasn't there a big theft of bit coins today?
Bitcoins themselves are secure.

There was some volatility because an altcoin called Tether (is a coin pegged to the US dollar an altcoin?) was hacked. It didn't directly have anything to do with bitcoin, but Tether is used to keep 'dollars' on exchanges without the back and forth of banks.
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How badly do we crash if Tether fails is what I am wondering. I am thinking I can take my gains and be done. I more than doubled what I would have been happy really happy with originally. But then how mad will I be if it goes up to my ultimate goal which is another 300%? Decisions decisions. I'm fearful and greedy right now.
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