Personal Finance Expert Suze Orman Buys $5K in Bitcoin Using Paypal
According to Coindesk, Suze Orman, personal finance guru and host of CNBC’s The Suze Orman Show, said in an interview with NextAdvisor that she has purchased $5k in bitcoin via Paypal. This is reportedly the first time she has admitted to owning bitcoin directly. Previously, Orman has spoken several times about her interest in cryptocurrencies and made an investment in Microstrategy stock last June. Orman said she bought Microstrategy stock because she found it easier than buying cryptocurrencies directly. In addition, Orman said Paypal makes it easy to buy bitcoin because it allows users to buy cryptocurrency without creating an external cryptocurrency wallet. Of course, she remains concerned about Bitcoin due to U.S. regulation and about the power of unofficial figures such as Elon Musk to drive the cryptocurrency market with “commentary.