Millennials and Cryptocurrency: Why Young Investors Prefer Bitcoin, Ethereum and Other Crypto Investments

By Rob Otman The stock market has been on a historic run for the last decade. Real estate is worth more now than ever before. Even mutual funds have seen higher returns. But there’s one type of investment that’s getting a lot more attention and one group largely responsible for driving its popularity: Millennials and cryptocurrency.
The return of the S&P 500 over the last five years is about 50%. That’s a fantastic return on investment. But it pales in comparison to Bitcoin’s return. In the last five years, Bitcoin has returned over 2,500%. On top of mind-boggling returns, Bitcoin is a new investment …read more