Carolinas LGBT+ Chamber of Commerce receives $250k grant from CLT

In late July the City of Charlotte announced they had awarded $2.5 million in grant funding to various organizations that offer help for small businesses. Part of the Open for Business Initiative, the funding will be shared across 11 organizations. Among those is the Carolinas LGBT+ Chamber, which received a grant of a quarter of…

Queer Crypto

As of this writing, there is very little on the market in terms of LGBTQ cryptocurrency or resources related to crypto currency for the queer community. What information is available is vague, so we advise you to proceed with caution. After some general internet digging we managed to come up with two companies that call…

The Beginners Guide to Cryptocurrency Exchange

Cryptocurrency Exchange or Digital Currency Exchange is a business that involves the exchange of cryptocurrency with other assets such as money or any other digital currency. It is a web service that provides electronic transactions in electronic forms and taking fees for them. Any transactions or operations to Digital Currency Exchange can be made through…

What is cryptocurrency? 

Cryptocurrency is a type of digital currency that you can use in order to purchase goods and services. For secured transactions, crypto currencies depend on an extremely complex online ledger. Millions of people from across the globe have been investing in these unregulated currencies in order to make a profit. Of all the popular crypto…

Laboring Comes in Many Forms

Without labor nothing prospers. Seemingly, it was so when Ancient Greek writer and philosopher Sophocles said it back in the day, and many would say it still rings true today. What has been left out of that simple declaration, however, is what one earns from said labor, and how it influences the lives we live.…

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