Mastercard, Visa Greed Could be the Catalyst For Merchants Accepting Bitcoin

HomeBitcoin MerchantsMastercard, Visa Greed Could be the Catalyst For Merchants Accepting Bitcoin Mastercard, Visa, BitcoinRetail purchases using Mastercard and Visa is about to get costlier for both merchants and consumers. | Source: ShutterstockMastercard, Visa...

TIM DRAPER: ‘EVERYONE’ WILL BUY COFFEE WITH BITCOIN IN 2021

Billionaire Bitcoin investor Tim Draper believes the world will be buying coffee with Bitcoin (BTC) in just two years – but does not plan on selling any. 2 YEARS TO THE ‘COFFEE STANDARD’? In an interview with FOX Business February 18, the well-known Bitcoin advocate...

Tesla Founder Elon Musk Believes that Bitcoin is Better than Paper Money, and Here’s Why

The community of those predicting great future of cryptos has welcomed a new member. Elon Musk, founder and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, has officially confirmed his belief in digital currencies and said that cryptos provide a better alternative to conventional money. On...

Chinese Bitcoin Bull Says this Bear Market is the Best Time to Buy Bitcoin, Likely to Reach $50,000 by 2021

Although the Bitcoin (BTC) and cryptocurrency market is not in its best state and many people are staying away from it, experts say this is the best time to invest in the market. A Bitcoin bull and Chinese Bitcoin billionaire Zhao Dong has reaffirmed this by saying...

Bitcoin is a hedge against the cashless society

The rise of digital payments and the move towards a cashless society are often seen as the same, but there is an important difference between them. Digital payments like Paypal, Venmo, domestic-, and international bank transfers are convenient for people and...

‘Buy Bitcoin While Nobody Cares’ Says Chinese Crypto Billionaire

Zhao Dong, a Chinese crypto and blockchain influencer and prominent bitcoin (BTC) over-the-counter (OTC) trader, has said that it’s currently a good time to buy bitcoin because “nobody cares.” Dong’s encouraging statements regarding bitcoin, the flagship...

Bitcoin & Cash Investments May Outperform Gold, S&P 500, Bonds Portfolios

An investment portfolio comprising of 99% cash and only 1% bitcoin (BTC) may yield higher returns when compared to a portfolio (of equal size) that consists of S&P 500 stocks, the gold bullion, and US Treasury bonds. S&P500, Gold & US 10Y Treasury bonds...

Report: Philippines-Based Banking Giant Launching Two-Way Crypto ATMs

When you think of nations with a notable Bitcoin ecosystem, many crypto investors would immediately think of the U.S., Malta, Singapore, Japan, and South Korea. Yet, many draw little attention to the Philippines, a nation that is seemingly filled to the brim with...

Venezuela Did More P2P Bitcoin Trading Than Canada and India Combined in 2018

According to data scientist Matt Ahlborg, LocalBitcoins trading data concludes that Venezuela did more peer-to-peer Bitcoin trading in 2018 than Canada, India, and Australia combined. Venezuelan trading topped $235 million. For perspective, the United States only...

Germany: Suspects Arrested for Stealing Electricity in Crypto Mining Operation

In the German city of Klingenthal, Saxony, police have arrested a group of suspects for stealing electricity to operate a cryptocurrency mining farm, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reports Feb. 6. Police officers reportedly tracked down a system of 49...