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Laura Shin

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Covers:  business, science, culinary travels, innovation, career, global travel, debt, personal finance, technology, economy, business innovation, career advice, retirement planning, environment

@Forbes senior editor covering Bitcoin, Ethereum, crypto, ICOs, blockchain; Unchained podcast host; Forbes Fintech 50 co-lead reporter Tips: https://t.co/6FlUj5zHXH

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Biography

I'm a freelance journalist covering business, personal finance and tech. I'm a contributor at Forbes for the personal finance channel and wrote the ebook, published by Forbes, The Millennial Game Plan: Career And Money Secrets To Succeed In Today's World. I've also published stories in a range of...

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@laurashin — 26,076 followers, 9,133 tweets

Sep 19, 2017

@TaiHsia @bgarlinghouse Read my letter. Fraud assumes someone is behind it.

Sep 19, 2017

@TaiHsia @bgarlinghouse Brad's views in his tweet are a little diff from what I said in my letter. I don't address blockchain tech but I do say Bitcoin may fail

Sep 19, 2017

@gayang3 Sorry, I was doing research. No answers till later.

Sep 19, 2017

RT @ledgerstatus: Really good podcast episode by @laurashin with founders of $neo and $qtum on Chinese Bitcoin & blockchain sentiment. http…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Part-time proofreader at Newsweek.com -- and that role quickly morphed into assistant producer.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

To be a listener, to be a thinker, to be a storyteller ... and to try as hard as you can to employ wisdom in all three roles.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

via Muckrack or Twitter. My email is a pit of despair. If you send me a pitch there, believe me, it will not be found.