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Zcash (ZEC)

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About Zcash

Zcash is a decentralized and open-source cryptocurrency that offers privacy and selective transparency of transactions.

Zcash payments are published on a public block chain, but the sender, recipient, and amount of a transaction remain private.

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ZCASH History / Information / Buying / Staking

  • ZCASH HISTORY

    Zcash was founded in 2016 by cypherpunk, computer security expert and entrepreneur Zooko Wilcox-O'Hearn. He is also the founder of the for-profit Electronic Coin Company (ECC), which manages the development of Zcash.

  • HOW ZCASH WORKS

    ZCASH uses a cryptographic method named zk-SNARKs, which means Zero-knowledge Proofs. This method enables both sender and receiver to carry out transactions without revealing each other's blockchain addresses or keys. It also makes those transactions untraceable on the blockchain by encrypting all the payment addresses and the transaction amount.

  • BENEFITS OF USING ZCASH

    Some of the benefits of using ZCASH are:

    LOW-RATE TRANSACTIONS

    THE ANOYMITY OF USERS TRANSACTIONS METADATA

    SELECTIVE DISCLOSURE OF PAYMENT DATA TO A THIRD-PARTY

    TRANSACTION EXPIRATION

    MULTI-SIGNATURE TRANSACTIONS

  • CAN YOU STAKE ZCASH

    No you cant stake ZCASH however You can lend your Zcash to a custodial lending provider in return for a set APY.

  • OTHER METHODS TO MAKE MONEY WITH ZCASH

    Two main ways to make money with Zcash are custodial lending providers in return for a set APY and mining

  • COINS SIMILAR TO ZCASH

    Direct competition to ZCASH which are considered similar coins are:
    MONERO DASH