We present here a list of merchants that accept Bitcoins. Since Bitcoin is such a new currency, the selections here a bit of a mixed bag, but there are certainly some interesting services listed here.
Bitcoin exchanges are services where you can buy and sell bitcoins for your local currency. You can add funds to these exchanges with a bank transfer or by using other payment processors like Dwolla and OKPay. Generally, these exchanges don’t accept Paypal and credit cards because of the potential for fraudulent charge-backs. Also, PayPal’s user… [Continue Reading]
Bitcoins a type of money that can be freely sent over the internet to anyone in the world, in any amount big or small, without any middleman (peer-to-peer). Unlike US Dollars, whose value is diminished by the government printing more dollars every day, Bitcoins are created at a predictable and known rate by individuals all… [Continue Reading]
Bitcoin is continuing to grow, and it’s starting to look like its here to stay, which is great news in my opinion. Helping Bitcoin’s progress is the newly-launched Coinbase — this online service functions like the Paypal for Bitcoin transactions. Basically, Coinbase makes Bitcoin transfers much easier overall. Coinbase was created by Brian Armstrong, who… [Continue Reading]