Bitcoin hit a new high after it was traded at a rate of more than US$1,000 just a few days ago. While the gap between last year’s lowest valuation of the digital currency
and the latest valuation rate is still enormous, more people are convinced that digital currency is slowly taking over the future. Bitcoin is not the only player too. We now have a relatively long digital currency list and studies complied by Northeastern University suggest that the available options are going mainstream.
The reason behind this big shift towards digital currencies is clear. As an alternative to conventional banking, Bitcoin and other digital currencies offer a refreshing set of strengths. For example, you don’t have to worry about merchants or the government tracking your purchases and spending habits when you pay using Bitcoin.
To learn more, the Lessons Digital Currency Has Taught Us infographic by Northeastern University
is definitely a must-read.
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