What is Bitcoin?
Invented in 2008, it is now the world’s most famous cryptocurrency. It has made payments easier, broken down barriers to buying goods and services to international trade for the consumer, and opened up the world of online gaming like never before. It is one of the most secure methods of payment presently on the web and compared to the cost of regular banking, considerably cheaper. Retailers and online gaming sites are beginning to see the benefits of introducing it as a payment form alongside traditional currencies and within a few years, it could be even more popular than PayPal.