(NewsNation Now) — Christopher Williamson is a trillionaire, based on his cryptocurrency app. There’s only one downside – he can’t take his cash out.
And he thinks he’s most likely not likely a trillionaire.
The person from Georgia says he invested $20 in a fringe cryptocurrency known as Rocket Bunny. It’s by no means traded at greater than $0.00000000007 per coin. He awoke Tuesday to seek out that his humble $20 had multiplied round 65 billion occasions.
He rushed to his laptop to withdraw it, however Coinbase, the app he makes use of to purchase and promote cryptocurrencies, stored spitting out errors.
Finally, Coinbase assist informed him their staff is reviewing the scenario to seek out “the perfect resolution.”
On Friday, he tweeted an image displaying his account was nonetheless price $1.3 trillion.
“I do know I’ll by no means get $1 trillion, however I hope one thing comes out of it if that is smart,” Williamson informed NewsNation.
Williamson provided to ask Coinbase workers on a mega yacht formed like a penguin if he’s ever in a position to withdraw the cash that’s supposedly in there.
He’s hoping the decision comes quickly. “I’m gonna want an emotional assist penguin if this goes into Day 4,” he tweeted Friday morning.