Ex-NBA star Jalen Rose on why he hasn't invested in crypto: ‘I can't tangibly touch and feel it’

Ex-NBA star Jalen Rose on why he hasn't invested in crypto: ‘I can't tangibly touch and feel it’

Despite earning more than $100 million during his 13-year NBA career, Jalen Rose doesn't like to make risky financial moves. Like, for example, investing in cryptocurrency. "When I first heard about crypto, it represented an abstract," Rose tells CNBC Make It. It's "something I can't tangibly touch and feel." That's a problem for Rose, a college basketball star at the University of Michigan in the 1990s who grew up with a single mother in a tough Detroit neighborhood. "My first introduction to money was cash and real estate," he says. "That's kind of how I like to move." But the 48-year-old ESPN and New York Post writer, host and television personality says he isn't opposed to investing in cryptocurrency in the future. He just needs to learn more about it …
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