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David Muhlbaum: We’re going to talk about cryptocurrencies today. No, really, Kiplinger is going to cover Bitcoin. And please, if your usual reaction to Bitcoin is to roll your eyes or put your hands on your ears and go “lalalalala” — we get it. But come on, aren’t you a bit curious about how all this wealth is getting made? Financial advisor Tyrone Ross is going to help us figure out whether you should own some Bitcoin and if so, how to buy it.

Also, still waiting for your stimulus check? Sad. We’ll give you some reasons why that might be and what you can do about it. All coming up on this episode of Your Money’s Worth.

David Muhlbaum: Welcome to Your Money’s Worth. I’m kiplinger.com senior editor David Muhlbaum, joined by my cohost, senior editor Sandy Block. How are you doing Sandy?

Sandy Block: Doing good, David.

David Muhlbaum: Good. Well, in our main segment, we’re going to talk Bitcoin, which in all honesty has been a heck of a topic to research. I’m constantly learning what I don’t know, but before we get to the future of money or whatever it is, we should check in on the currency of right now. I’m talking about stimulus checks.

Sandy Block: Stimmies.

David Muhlbaum: Stimmies. Exactly. Stimmies got name-checked on “Saturday Night Live” this past weekend, which I guess is a cultural watershed for anything, right?

Sandy Block: Yeah. Source…