Monday marks the seven-year anniversary of Bitcoin Pizza Day – the moment a programmer named Laszlo Hanyecz spent 10,000 bitcoin on two Papa John's pizzas. Bitcoin (Exchange: BTC=-USS) was trading as high as $2,185.89 in the early hours of Monday morning, hitting a fresh record high, after first powering through the $2,000 barrier over the weekend, according to CoinDesk data. On May 22, 2010, Hanyecz asked a fellow enthusiast on a bitcoin forum to accept 10,000 bitcoin for two Papa John's Pizzas.
As you can see by this map, health care is where the money’s at. For example, anesthesiologists in Kansas are pocketing $287,410 per year, on average, to take the top spot across the entire country, while orthodontists in Alabama earn almost the same.
It turns out you've got a pretty good shot of landing an inheritance. According to the Washington, D.C-based CFP Board, one-third of Americans can expect get a "significant" inheritance in their lives. If you fall into that fortunate category, congratulations. The Board says inheritance cash has multiple benefits, from providing the ability to pay off long-term debt to financing a family member's college education. But as hard as it might be to believe, there can be a downside or two with an inheritance, primarily because many recipients squander the inheritance and don't want wind up using the money wisely. "Windfalls can turn into mixed blessings when people indulge themselves or rush into