In the post below I will share a cool article that I wrote a couple months ago.  The reason I am sharing it again is because @williamshennie9 and @bmg inspired me with their conversation in another thread here in the Stake Forum which you can check out at this link :   My orginals here and linked below/   https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/so-you-thought-bitcoin-transactions-were-private-lori-brown/   https://steemit.com/bitcoin/@lorilikes/so-you-thought-bitcoin-transa