Real World Example

  • John has $10,000 in a bank earning $1 a day in interest.
  • John can instead "Flashstake" $10,000 and redeem $365 today, instantly.
  • John retains 100% control of his $10,000 and can unlock it in full after one year.
  • John can withdraw his $10,000 early by paying back a decreasing percentage of his $365
  • John has just sold the future time value of his money for upfront capital.