Dec 31, 2021
Casa is a US-based provider of Bitcoin security services, which enables users to have total self-custody over their crypto holdings, without the risk of theft or hacks like those experienced by exchanges. Bitcoin can be purchased through Casa and deposited directly into a user’s wallet on the service where they control the funds, without the company having custody over the holdings at any point.
Nick Neuman, CEO of Bitcoin self-storage startup Casa shares his
view that despite sovereignty being the biggest issue in the
Bitcoin space, it’s ultimately the one that’s being addressed the
least. It’s not a technology problem or a process problem, but
rather that the big challenge is how to make security technologies
standard in an industry with an overall poor track record for
keeping its customers’ coins safe.
Nick discusses the different Bitcoin safety solutions on the market that holders need to be aware of and why they should consider taking their coins off exchanges altogether. We also talk about why a wallet alone might not be enough and what questions investors should be asking of their Bitcoin partners to ensure they can always keep sovereignty of their coins.