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Online Companies Who Accept Bitcoin As Payment

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Overstock.com – No list is complete without Overstock, the company run by crypto-believer Patrick Byrne which owns a Medici Ventures, an important mover and shaker in the blockchain space.
Fancy.com – A feminine-focused site that sells household goods and fashionable merchandise. Everything from couches to high heels. Continue reading Online Companies Who Accept Bitcoin As Payment

CoinPayments Is 1st to Offer Stable Coin Payment Processing

Cryptocurrency payment gateway expands to support stable coin payments

George Town, Cayman Islands – 28th November 2018

Merchants using the CoinPayments gateway now have the option to accept stable coin payments within their ecommerce store. Until now, there hasn’t been a solution created for automated payment processing of stable coins. The integration of US dollar-pegged stable coins into the CoinPayments platform provides users with hosted wallets and automated payments for TrueUSD (TUSD), USD Coin (USDC), Gemini Dollar (GUSD) and Tether (USDT). While there isn’t yet a clear winner for stable coins, they each offer their own pros and cons and CoinPayments is proud to support multiple options. Continue reading CoinPayments Is 1st to Offer Stable Coin Payment Processing

Bill Tabled to Place Crypto Payment Services Under Central Bank Oversight

A new bill which will impact electronic wallets and digital payment tokens such as bitcoin has been tabled in Singapore’s parliament. The Payment Services Bill will place the providers of payment services that are not under the regulatory oversight of Money-Changing and Remittance Businesses Act and the Payment Systems Oversight Act under the umbrella of Singapore’s central bank, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). Continue reading Bill Tabled to Place Crypto Payment Services Under Central Bank Oversight