Tag: Payments

Online Bullion Marketplace Onegold Sees $50 Million in Crypto Payments

Online Bullion Marketplace Onegold Sees Million in Crypto Payments On January 13, the online bullion marketplace Onegold announced the launch of a new mobile application so customers can buy, sell or redeem precious metals at any time. Since 2018, Onegold has accepted cryptocurrencies like BCH and BTC and the firm […]

New Ukrainian Law Says ‘Virtual Assets’ Can Be Used for Payments

New Ukrainian Law Says ‘Virtual Assets’ Can Be Used for Payments The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine’s legislature, has approved amendments that introduce legal terms and definitions pertaining to the crypto space. The new legislation, which aims to transpose the FATF standards into national law, also identifies who is to take responsibility […]

Japan Pushes Cashless Agenda by Rewarding Non-Cash Payments After Tax Hike

Japan Pushes Cashless Agenda by Rewarding Non-Cash Payments After Tax Hike Japan’s recent October sales tax increase took the rate from 8% to 10%, the previous such hike occurring in April of 2014, when the rate was raised from 5%. The increase is accompanied this time around by new government […]

Pornhub Suggests Crypto Payments After Paypal Censors Model Payouts

Pornhub Suggests Crypto Payments After Paypal Censors Model Payouts On November 14, the leading adult video sharing site on the internet, Pornhub, revealed that payment processor Paypal has blocked the company’s live performer payouts. In a blog post written on Thursday, Pornhub recommended alternative payments like writing a check or […]

Bitcoin Actually Accepted? Luxury Car Firm Explores Blockchain and Crypto Payments

Bitcoin Actually Accepted? Luxury Car Firm Explores Blockchain and Crypto Payments Karma Automotive, a luxury car manufacturer based in California, has just announced its intentions to explore blockchain technology with its shareholders. The means by which the firm intends to this is by accepting Bitcoin. Although NewsBTC has featured many […]

Crypto Payments Startup Eligma Raises €4 Million From Bitcoin.com and Pangea Blockchain Fund

Crypto Payments Startup Eligma Raises €4 Million From Bitcoin.com and Pangea Blockchain Fund Many retail stores would like to welcome the added business that the crypto community brings, but find that they don’t have the capability to do so within their existing payment infrastructure. One company bridging this gap is […]

PR: Decentralized Recurring Crypto Payments System Launched by Monarch Blockchain

PR: Decentralized Recurring Crypto Payments System Launched by Monarch Blockchain Online service providers like Netflix and Hulu can now accept crypto for memberships and subscription services through an easy-to-integrate decentralized payment solution BLOCKCHAIN FUTURIST CONFERENCE — TORONTO — Aug 13, 2019 — Monarch, the decentralized wallet and suite of crypto […]