We’ve come a long way from shunning crypto to a world where it is finally becoming an accepted form of payment. We are one step closer to the mainstream adoption of digital currencies. For now, however, cryptocurrency remains a speculative investment. Still, there's plenty of goods and services you can buy with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies directly.
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Cryptocurrencies are often used as investments, but there are a number of goods and services you can buy with Bitcoin.
FACT: On 22 May 2010, Laszlo Hanyecz made the first real-world Bitcoin transaction. He bought two pizzas from Papa Johns in Jacksonville, Florida for 10,000 BTC. Five days later the price of Bitcoin grew 1000%, rising from $0.008 to $0.08 for 1 bitcoin.
Here are some suggestions on how you can spend your cryptocurrency:
- Giftcards and gifts
- Home goods
- Food and drinks
- Real Estate
- Tickets and hotel booking
- Gold and Silver
- Cloth stores
- Beauty and Health
- And, of course, cash-out of funds