Called $CAT, the crypto coin will allow fans to buy merch and more from Big Cat Rescue.
Called $CAT, the cryptocurrency is described as a "fan token" for people to purchase merchandise or online experiences from Baskin's Big Cat Rescue animal sanctuary.
I'm purring like a bobcat rolling in catnip because we just launched $cat on https://t.co/pH2gCNtQGf Rocketing up to #35 out of 117 & thinking of ways to reward those who join our "pride" of big cat lovers! Learn more at https://t.co/FTxA8iVV0V pic.twitter.com/PxFiXJqA5k— CaroleBaskin (@carole_baskin) May 4, 2021
In a statement, Baskin said, "I’m investigating crypto currencies because I am concerned about the volume of US dollars that are being printed and distributed with nothing to back them up."
She continued, stating, that she likes "the idea of putting the power of money in the hands of the people, rather than banks and governments."
You can visit https://rally.io/creator/CAT/ to be one of the first to collect the "fan token"!
I wonder if Baskin's face masks will be part of the merchandise fans can buy with $CAT ...
What do you think? Is this simply a media ploy by Baskin? Will you be "investing" in $CAT? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below.