San Diego Bitcoiners

The official blog of the San Diego Bitcoiners meetup.

Feb '23 Meetup

Second Thursday of the Month at Quantum Brewing (Note: if you don't want to use meetup.com, please RSVP through Matrix Chat or twitter DM) Date: Thursday February 9th, 2023 Time: 6pm - 9pm Location: Quantum Brewing (OpenStreetMap GoogleMaps) RSVP: Link Event Details Buying bitcoin privately with Bisq (revisited). I believe Bisq is the most important project in the space (besides Bitcoin itself). Come find out why. Join our Matrix Chat Subscribe to this blog via email or RSS ...
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Trust Update

By Corey San Diego A few months back I did a deep dive on the value of Trusts in CA. More recently, I mentioned trusts as an important tool in my Bitcoin Inheritance presentation. Since then, Ive learned a few more things. According to one lawfirm notarization isn't required. Notarization is NOT a legal requirement to create a valid Trust, yet nearly every Trust is notarized. That’s because it provides better proof that the Settlor signed it since the Settlor cannot testify as to his sign...
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Jan '23 Meetup

Second Thursday of the Month at Quantum Brewing (Note: if you don't want to use meetup.com, please RSVP through Matrix Chat or twitter DM) Date: Thursday January 12th, 2023 Time: 6pm - 9pm Location: Quantum Brewing (OpenStreetMap GoogleMaps) RSVP: Link Event Details For this event, Corey will be demoing the Passport hardware wallet by Foundation Devices. Foundation Devices have donated one that we will be raffling to one lucky winner, see you there! Join our Matrix Chat Subscribe to th...
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Inheritance Presentation 12/15/22

(The information below is from the yesterday's presentation with some notes. Slides can be found here.) About Corey San Diego Bitcoin/DIY enthusiast Not an expert Don't trust, verify! What if you died tomorrow? Concepts Custody (Who can move funds?) Trusted third parties (Who do you rely on?) Cold storage (Where are your keys?) Multi-sig (Wallet with multiple signers) Fellowship & quorum (Total and minimum required for a multisig wallet) What are the options? Traditional ...
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Dec '22 Meetup

Second Third Thursday of the Month at Quantum Brewing Date: Thursday December 15th, 2022 Time: 6pm - 9pm Location: Quantum Brewing (OpenStreetMap GoogleMaps) RSVP: meetup.com, Matrix Chat or twitter DM Event Details Hello everyone, Thanks for your input on our twitter poll we will be discussing inheritance options for your Bitcoin. See you on Thursday the 15th! Gather at 6pm Presentation at 630 Join our Matrix Chat Subscribe to this blog via email or RSS ...
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November '22 Meetup Details

Second Third Thursday of the Month at Quantum Brewing (Note: if you don't want to use meetup.com, please RSVP through Matrix Chat or twitter DM) Date: Thursday November 17th, 2022 Time: 6pm - 9pm Location: Quantum Brewing (OpenStreetMap GoogleMaps) Event Details Hello everyone, and welcome to the new blog! We will be gathering a week later than usual in November and December. There is no speaker currently planned for the November event, so come by to hang out, drink beers, and chat! Joi...
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Hello World

Hello all! Welcome to the official blog and less centralized event posting platform for the San Diego Bitcoiners Meetup. This is powered by Standard Notes, an open-source, encrypted, notes platform that I highly recommend using. I might use this for other things besides meetup events (useful guides, Bitcoin-related articles, etc). If there is anything specific you'd like to see, feel free to let me know via matrix, twitter DM, or by using the guestbook. In the meantime, Join our Matrix ...
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