About Us

CV About Us
Cryptocurrency has the potential to be one of the most important technological developments of the 21st century but its convoluted nature and history has kept plenty of people from dipping their toes in the crypto water. CryptoVantage was created to cut away the unnecessarily complexity and give normal people a simple way to get started with cryptocurrency.

Learning with CryptoVantage

Our team of experienced cryptocurrency experts from around the world has developed a host of guides and reviews that will assist newcomers with everything they need to get started in the cryptocurrency world. On CryptoVantage you’ll find basic guides for setting up a cryptocurrency wallet or starting up your very first account on a cryptocurrency exchange. We’ll explain all the terms you need to get started in the crypto scene without having to read a dissertation on blockchain and the real identify of Satoshi Nakamoto.

CryptoVantage reviews cryptocurrency wallets, exchanges and even coins with an eye towards simplicity and reliability. In other words: we give high scores to cryptocurrency tools that work for you, instead of against you.

Meet the CryptoVantage Writers

Arthur Crowson, CryptoVantage

Arthur Crowson

Arthur Crowson is an award-winning writer and editor who hails from the Pacific Northwest. His career began in traditional news media but he transitioned to the online arena in the mid-2000s and has written extensively about the online poker boom and the rise of cryptocurrency.
Keegan Francis, CryptoVantage

Keegan Francis

Keegan Francis is a cryptocurrency knowledge expert and consultant. He recognized the opportunity in cryptocurrency early in his career and has been invested in it since 2014. His passion led him to start the Atlantic Blockchain Company which consults on blockchain technology and cryptocurrency know-how.
Mrugakshee Palwe, CryptoVantage

Mrugakshee Palwe

Mrugakshee Palwe is a cryptocurrency investor and consultant. Her experience in knowledge delivery allows her to curate information in the most comprehensible way. Her passion for education led her to start the Atlantic Blockchain Company which consults on blockchain technology and cryptocurrency know-how.
Evan Jones CryptoVantage headshot

Evan Jones

Evan Jones was introduced to cryptocurrency by fellow CryptoVantage contributor Keegan Francis in 2017 and was immediately intrigued by the use cases of many Ethereum-based cryptos. He bought his first hardware wallet shortly thereafter. He has a keen and vested interest in cryptos involving decentralized backend exchanges, payment processing, and power-sharing.
CryptoVantage Author Billy Garrison

Billy Garrison

Billy Garrison focuses his research and writing on Bitcoin and the Lightning Network. He is interested in the technical details that allow these technologies to survive and grow without the need for a central authority. Billy also loves helping people learn about Bitcoin which led him to start the Halifax Bitcoin Meetup.
CryptoVantage Author Simon Chandler

Simon Chandler

Simon Chandler is a journalist based in London. He writes about technology, markets and politics, and has bylines for Forbes, Digital Trends, CCN, Wired, TechCrunch, the Verge, RT.com, the Sun, the New Internationalist, and TruthOut, among many others. His Twitter handle is @_simonchandler_
CryptoVantage Author Jack Spade

Jack Spade

Jack Spade has been investing in Bitcoin since 2015. He has developed a keen sense of where the industry is going, and is continuing his research into blockchain applications. His interests lie in private capital, startups, and financial technology.