Resources For

New Stellar Users

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New Stellar User Resources

The information and documents below will help you learn the Stellar network and how to use the Lobstr app effectively!

NOTE: If this is your first time reviewing these documents, follow them in order.  

Beginner Level Resources

1.) Telegram 101: Account Creation & Finding QSI

Here is a guide on how to create a telegram account, how to find the main QSI Groups, and how to search to find local QSI quorum groups  Click Here to View

2.) IMPORTANT: Avoiding Scammers

You are an early adopter of the crypto market. This is AMAZING and can provide you with never again seen types of returns on your investment. So, what’s the catch?  There are some scammers out there looking to trick you out of your money, learn how to recognize them.   Click Here to View

3.) Why Invest in Crypto?

Why should you invest in crypto to begin with?  What advantages does crypto give?  Click Here to View

4.) Why Stellar?

What is the Stellar Network?  How does Stellar compare to other popular cryptocurrency networks?  Why should you invest in Stellar over other networks?  Click Here to View

5.) Blockchains

Here is the chart showing the comparisons between Blockchain, DLT, and DAG. Click Here to View

6.) ISO 20022, The Q.F.S., and G.E.S.A.R.A

Have you heard about ISO2022?  It’s a worldwide industry standard that has been brought in to regulate the interchange of electronic data between financial institutions, and while that sentence might sound boring, we can assure you, it is anything but!  Click Here to View

7.) What is Lobstr?

A guide to the Lobstr Wallet for Stellar cryptocurrencies.  How to use Lobstr, what features it gives you, and why it’s awesome!  Click Here to View

8.) How To Setup your LOBSTR wallet (including 2FA)

A guide on setting up your Lobstr account and wallet, receiving AND SAVING your Recovery phrase (seed phrase), and enabling security features like 2 Factor Authentication (2FA)  Click Here to View

9.) How to Fund Your LOBSTR Account w/ Coinbase / Moon Pay / Coin ATM's

Before you can use your LOBSTR wallet you will need to fund it with XLM.  We will walk you through two methods of getting XLM into your Lobstr wallet: Coinbase & Moonpay.  Click Here to View

10.) How to add a Trust Line

What is a Trustline?  Why do you need to set them up?  How do you do that?  Here is a guide that walks you through everything.  Click Here to View

11.) Swapping & Trading Tokens

What is “swapping” tokens?  What is “trading” tokens?  When would you do one vs the other.  It’s a lot easier than you think.  This guide will walk you through it.  Click Here to View

12.) Recommended Assets

Which assets (tokens) does QSI believe to be the good ones?  You always need to DYOR (Do Your Own Research), but here is a list of assets that we believe to be good investments.  The following is not financial advice and for entertainment purposes only.  QSI, and any members affiliated with QSI are not responsible for financial losses.  Do not proceed if you do not agree to these terms.  Click Here to View

13.) Wallets that Support ISO tokens

Which crypto wallets will hold the ISO 20022 tokens XRP, XLM, XDC, ALGO, and IOTA?  Here is a guide to wallets that can store these tokens.  Click Here to View

14.) Airdops & Pending Payments

What is an airdrop?  Is it free money?  Here is a guide to understanding the airdrops that you’ll see in Lobstr and how to know whether you should accept them or not.  Click Here to View

15.) How to exchange back into Fiat

What if one of your crypto investments shoots to the moon?!?  If you want to cash out and extract a fiat currency, how do you do that?  Here is a guide that can help you.  Click Here to View

16.) Crypto Glossary

Here is a glossary of commonly used terms in the cryptocurrency world.  This will get you up to speed quickly!  Click Here to View

17.) Crypto FAQs

Here is a list of Frequenly Asked Questions regarding cryptocurrency, Stellar, Lobstr, and other topics.  Click Here to View

18.) ISO20022 MAP

Here is a graphic showing the entire ISO 20022 ecosystem including all the ISO 20022 tokens like XRP, XLM, XDC, ALGO, and IOTA.  Click Here to View

19.) Quantum Financial System Infographic

Here is a graphic showing the entire Quantum Financial System (QFS) map.  Click Here to View

20.) Deposit & Withdraw XRP on Lobstr

How to deposit and withdraw XRP to and from your Lobstr wallet.  Click Here to View

Intermediate Level Resources

1.) Creating and Managing Liquidity Pools

Learn how to let your money make you more money in Stellar Liduidity Pools.  Click Here to View

2.) AQUA Rewards Predictive Pooling

The core use case of the AQUA token is to increase liquidity on Stellar.  When you join Stellar Liquidity Pools, you can earn bonus rewards for participating!  Learn how!  Click Here to View

3.) AQUA Rewards LP Strategy & Stellar X Set Up Guide

Liquidity pools can be intimidating to those uninitiated on the matter. We’re going to explain the how and why of pooling on Stellar X, while  guiding you through a foolproof AQUA Rewards LP strategy. Bring some coin because we’ll be running an exercise by the end of this tutorial.  Click Here to View

4.) How to Buy Sell and Trade Crypto (including Bitrue Swapping)

More ways to buy, sell, and swap tokens, including using the Bitrue platform (to get XRP, XDC, and others).  Click Here to View

5.) Investment Strategy 30-40-30

The following is an opinion piece showcasing the investment strategy of a crypto currency investor. All strategies are opinion only and are not investment advice. All investors need to conduct their own research. Click Here to View

6.) Merging Stellar Accounts

Do you have several Lobstr accounts that you’d like to combine?  Here is a guide on how to do it.  Click Here to View

7.) Papayabot Tutorial (iPhone screenshots, but everyone should read to learn)

PapayaBot is a Telegram Account that functions as a Tip Wallet. You can give “tips” to people, who help you, or that write info you like. Learn how to use it with this guide.  Click Here to View

8.) Papayabot Android Cliff Notes

A guide on setting up Papaybot on Android.  Click Here to View

9.) Validating Transactions (grow your balance using this concept)

By validating with micro transactions, a simple swap of 0.000011 from XLM to each trustline you want to “grow” will positively affect your daily token count. Aside from your token count, your balance may also slowly rise. These small daily transactions positively affect the relationship between assets, and the entire Stellar ecosystem by creating liquidity between pairings.  Click Here to View