Cryptocurrency leverages entire networks to secure its value, but there are still security concerns, and it continues to be a volatile investment.

Everyone talks about cryptocurrency right up until you ask them how it works. So if you've heard some of the wild success stories of crypto investors and think you might want to jump in, or you want a secure payment method, you should do a bit of homework first. This article will tell you everything a beginner needs to know about cryptocurrency – what it is, how you can get some, and the best ways to use it.