Transacting in blockchain backed currencies like Bitcoin or Ethereum is becoming increasingly common. Over 300,000 daily transactions are occurring using Bitcoin. Add to these numbers other alternative blockchain currencies and that leads to over 500,000 unique transactions per day and rising. Another way to look at this is 6 transactions a second.
Malls now have Bitcoin ATM machines where people can purchase and exchange Bitcoins for other paper currencies or other paper currencies into Bitcoins.
The digital generation (under the age of 30) account for 65% of bitcoin users (and growing) while the GenX (up to 40) account for another 25% of ...
When our clients first began discussing Bitcoin a few years ago, I wasn't sure what they were talking about. I had never heard of Digital or Cryptocurrency. Fast forward a few years and these conversations have moved mainstream. I was sharing with my wife in Portland, Oregon the other day that Malls (Clackamas Town Center) now have Bitcoin ATM machines where people can purchase and exchange Bitcoins for other paper currencies or other paper currencies into Bitcoins. I wouldn't have imagined this 10-years ago.
However, many of you remain unfamiliar with Bitcoin and its various cousins of Virtual Currency.
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