Yeah you're right, got sucked nto the VERGE hype too, started reading and diversifying my stuff and now I'm way happier with my investements and the small returns I'm getting so far. In it for the long run yes.
The Whitelist acceptance email timeline will be as follows: On Jan 19th - 12pm - PST The FIRST (!!!) batch of emails go out to notify you that you’ll be able to KYC on Jan 20th and to please get your docs ready.
Any investor who really understands this project will never give up on their fait just some few weeks after bounty distribution and as an investor, you have to understand, read and know whether you are in for short or long term profit before investing