Why DeFi Won’t Go Mainstream

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Decentralized Finance (DeFi) offers promising solutions but faces obstacles hindering mainstream adoption. DeFi, operating on blockchain without intermediaries, challenges traditional finance. However, complexities, security risks, regulatory issues, and scams impede its growth. Security concerns involve wallet hacks, Ponzi schemes, and exit scams, leading to significant financial losses. Regulatory challenges stem from DeFi’s decentralized nature conflicting with regulatory control. DeFi’s complexity deters non-technical users and contributes to mistakes and losses. Hacks and scams in the DeFi space have led to substantial financial losses, discouraging trust and confidence. Addressing security issues is crucial for DeFi to transition from an option to a mainstream choice.