Earn up to 12% APY on Bitcoin, Ethereum, USD, EUR, GBP, Stablecoins & more.

Start Earning Interest
Your gateway to Bitcoin and beyond

5 ways to lessen personal and financial risks from DeFi exploits

The burgeoning DeFi sector remains one of the riskiest parts of both finance and the internet. Hereโ€™s how to stay protected.

5 ways to lessen personal and financial risks from DeFi exploits

The buzzing world of Decentralized Finance (DeFi) has racked up its fair share of brickbats and bouquets ever since rising to popularity in 2020.

It broadly refers to non-custodial, peer-to-peer financial services built on smart contract-enabled protocols, usually for services like lending, flash loans, trading, insurance, and many others.

To read the rest of this article, sign in or join CryptoSlate Edge.

CryptoSlate Edge helps you understand the cryptoasset market more clearly.

We can all agree that the crypto market is fast-moving and confusing, but CryptoSlate Edge can help make sense of it for you.

Join now for $19/month Billed Annually
Pay with Crypto BTC · ETH · LTC · BCH · USDC · DAI
Enhanced news coverage
  • Exclusive articles and insights

    Get an analytical edge by accessing members-only articles with curated insights from crypto analysts around the globe.

  • Real-time charts and price snapshots

    Gain a better understanding of the market with real-time charts, price snapshots and more market data in every news article.

  • Explore the companies, products and people in our articles

    We display profiles of people, companies, products, and assets related to every Edge article so you can connect the dots.


Extensive crypto asset and sector data
  • On-chain metrics and social sentiment

    Gain a better understanding of the on-chain trends an explore social sentiment for individual crypto assets.

  • Crypto asset transaction demographics

    Understand where the majority of crypto asset transactions are taking place globally.

  • Explore innovative projects and sectors

    Follow new projects and crypto sectors with our manually curated data for over 50 industry verticals.


What else?
  • Private Telegram community

    As an Edge subscriber, you will access new articles first and engage with the community in our private Telegram channel.

  • A clean, ad-free experience

    We hide all advertisements for CryptoSlate Edge subscribers.

  • Support independent journalism

    As an independent organization in the blockchain industry, we are guided by a strict editorial policy that emphasizes objectivity and transparency in our coverage.


Join now for $19/month Billed Annually
Pay with Crypto BTC · ETH · LTC · BCH · USDC · DAI