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Can Crypto Credit Cards Bridge the Two Financial Realms?

To the dismay of decentralists, the relationship between traditional institutions and the crypto world has always been one-sided, with the former group consistently having the upper hand over the latter. However, with the arrival of crypto-backed debit and credit cards, some are claiming that the tables are poised to turn. Crypto.com, Changelly Take On Cryptocurrency And Fiat Worlds Simultaneously On Monday, ...

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Jimmy Song and Greg Maxwell: Credit Cards Are Better for Purchases Than Bitcoin

Bitcoin Core contributors Jimmy Song and Greg Maxwell encouraged using credit cards over Bitcoin for purchases, highlighting areas for growth for payments-focused cryptocurrencies. In a recent tweet, Song, a Bitcoin Core contributor, encouraged users to employ credit cards for purchases and selling Bitcoin to pay off the bill, rather than use it for the payment directly: If you want to ...

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Hong Kong Startup Plans to Issue 100,000 Crypto-to-Fiat Visa Cards

Industry startup Crypto.com, formerly ‘Monaco’ before a rebrand, has revealed its plan to issue 100,000 Visa-powered cryptocurrency debit cards in Hong Kong and Singapore. The Hong Kong startup confirmed that it would pit its debit cards against the insecure revolving credit practiced by mainstream credit card issuers, as reported by the South China Morning Post. Kris Marszalek, Crypto.com’s founder and ...

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Crypto.com to Offer Crypto-to-Fiat Visa Debit Cards in Singapore and Hong Kong

Crypto.com, formerly known as Monaco, has applied to issue cryptocurrency Visa debit cards in Hong Kong, the blockchain startup said yesterday. Crypto.com to Ship Over 100,000 Cryptocurrency Visa Debit Cards to Customers Globally The Hong Kong-based firm is scheduled to ship more than 100,000 cards to customers worldwide over the next two months, reports the South China Morning Post. Starting with ...

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Why Gift Cards Became a Game Changer for Cryptocurrency

For those trying to spend Dash on a regular basis, gift card services are a must. Services like Bitrefill, the Bitcoin Superstore, Coincards.ca, and GiftOff give the option to purchase from thousands of major retailers around the world with Dash, without the necessary step of onboarding the retailer to accept Dash payments directly. Why gift cards and cryptocurrency go together ...

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Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Recovery Above $0.30 On the Cards

Key Highlights Ripple price is moving higher and it has settled above the $0.2800 and $0.2900 resistances against the US dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted key bearish trend line is almost breached near $0.3020 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair is likely to gain momentum above the $0.3020 and $0.3080 levels in the near ...

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India’s Govt Considers Allowing Crypto Tokens for Metro Cards, Airline Tickets: Report

India’s government is reportedly mulling the launch of crypto tokens of its own for financial transactions in the country despite an ongoing banking ban on decentralized cryptocurrencies. An inter-governmental committee tasked to study and propose a regulatory roadmap for the cryptocurrency sector is also examining the usability of crypto tokens in the public sector, domestic publication DNA India reports citing ...

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5 Unique Ways to Buy Gift Cards With Bitcoin

Spending Bitcoin directly on e-commerce platforms has proven to be an interesting challenge. Until things improve, buying gift cards with cryptocurrencies will remain a more than viable alternative. The following platforms allow users to do so. These companies are listed in alphabetical order. 5. CoinCards For residents of Canada, CoinCards offers a lot of functionality when it comes to spending ...

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