If you think that digital currency acceptance is still far into the future, then think again! The popularity of being able to use a virtual currency that is fast, secure and private is always growing and is growing quickly. From top online retailers such as Amazon and Overstock to new shopping portals appearing online often, you will have a nice variety of websites to choose from. It has been stated that the amount of merchants that currently accept Bitcoin as a payment option is close to 100,000.
https://all4btc.com – Located in Berlin, this website offers users the ability to “Buy anything with Bitcoin” – There are only 4 steps to follow and they take care of the rest. Step 1 is to post/paste the link to the product that you are interested in buying to their form on the front page. Step 2 is to enter your shipping details. Step 3 is to checkout using Bitcoin and Step 4 is simply track your order. To read more about the system that they use to make this all possible, you can visit http://bitcoinsberlin.com.
http://spendbitcoins.com – SpendBitcoins is an international merchant center that allows users to see and visit various websites that accept Bitcoin. The owner of SpendBitcoins (Jeremy) started the website simply because of his hatred for Paypal. His idea was to create a marketplace or a one-stop-shop for all of those out there whose Bitcoins are burning a hole in their virtual wallet. Upon visiting, you will see a large list of companies worldwide that claim to accept Bitcoin. Please note that because anyone has the option to upload their products and services, you want to be sure to do your research before diving in. Some of the merchants listed say that they accept Bitcoin but if you investigate further, the Bitcoin has to be converted to another currency first since their particular online store does not accept Bitcoin directly. However, there are quite a few who are legit.
https://wordpress.com – Did you know that if you want a WordPress plan that includes a website and/or hosting that Bitcoin is available as a payment option? Well, if you didn’t know, now you do!
http://www.newegg.com – Newegg is an online shopping site that has over 10.5 million products available and is a Google Trusted Store. They proudly display their awards, ratings and certifications right on their website and are ranked #8 in the top 10 most trustworthy retailers.
These are just a few examples for those who are interested in using Bitcoin to shop online. Where are your favorite places to shop with Bitcoin?