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Are crypto and blockchain safe for kids, or should greater measures be put in place?

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Crypto is going mainstream, and the world’s younger generation, in particular, is taking note. Cryptocurrency exchange Crypto.com recently predicted that crypto users worldwide could reach 1 billion by the end of 2022. Further findings show that Millennials — those between the ages of 26 and 41 — are turning to digital asset investment to build wealth. For example, a study conducted in 2021 by personal loan company Stilt found that, according to its user data, more than 94% of people who own crypto were between 18 and 40.

While the increased interest in cryptocurrency is notable, some are raising concerns regarding the ways those under the age of 18 are interacting with digital assets. These challenges were highlighted in UNICEF’s recent “Prospects for children in 2022” report, which examines the impact that global trends may have on children, including concerns around the mainstream adoption of cryptocurrency.

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I personally dont recommend crypto . com. their technical support team arent organized neither are they able to deal with technical issues Within a timely manner
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I personally dont recommend the crypto market as a safe investment. when trying to contact Crypto.com their Technical support team arent trained to deal with your issues in a timely manner.
 
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