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Go read this NYT story about losing $220 million in bitcoin – The Verge

A programmer is only a couple of password attempts away from losing $220 million bitcoin, writes Nathaniel Popper for The New York Times. The programmer’s story…

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Early bitcoin adopters are millionaires if they remember their passwords
There arent many good ways to lose $220 million, but this New York Times article highlights a particularly egregious one losing millions of dollars in bitcoin because you forgot the password to your digital wallet.
Stefan Thomas 7,002 bitcoin (worth roughly $220 million) are locked away in an IronKey hard drive, according to NYTs Nathaniel Popper. The problem is he cant remember the password, and hes just two failed password…

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