Student Cryptocurrency Miners Face Rising Costs, Squeezed Margins
News Updates 5 April 2018

Savvy college students who have been mining bitcoin from their dorm rooms are facing a one-two punch from lower cryptocurrency prices and rising mining costs. Even though the electricity bill is included under room and board, giving today’s college kids a key advantage in the bitcoin mining process, the persistently low cryptocurrency prices of late have been eating into their profit margins.