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You cannot turn on the news or look at Facebook without seeing ads to invest or pundits weighing in on the virtue and value of Bitcoin and other alternative digital assets. Bitcoin is known as the first cryptocurrency (private money) created on October 31, 2008, and released January 2009. Since then over 1,200 different digital currencies have been developed. In 2017 alone, Bitcoin’s peer-to-peer value went from $1,100 to breaching $20,000 in December 2017, before it fell again to below $9,000. Although cryptocurrencies are extremely volatile, there continues to be a frenzy to “get some.” However, owners of these assets do not realize the effect they have on their estate plan, often being in direct conflict of their goals. Be the first wave of cutting-edge attorneys to learn how to create a private, asset protection plan for your progressive clients.