Once you have local or online wallet set up and filled with some coins it is time to think about their safety.
The latest addition to Dogeconomist is the category “Personal Finance” and will include anything that revolves around individual financial management. Obtaining monetary resources is the starting point.
Some Chinese exchanges have started to receive official shutdown notices from banks stating that they have to stop Bitcoin related business by April 15, 2014.
More bad news concerning cryptocurrency exchanges: Vircurex has announced it will freeze all current BTC, LTC, FTC and TRC balances. This means they are now effectively insolvent.