tl;dr – learn how to securely store your crypto assets using a hardware wallet.
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I think @iamDCinvestor does a great job of explaining these points in this Twitter thread and this episode of the Modern Finance podcast. My thoughts on the topic are heavily influenced by his excellent explanations.
“Where are my coins?” on Ledger’s website is another good resource. The key concept is that your assets are *not* stored on the physical hardware wallet, which is definitely counterintuitive since it looks like a USB hard drive.