How Do I Spend My Bitcoin? (And Where?)

You can invest in Bitcoin, but seeing as it's a digital currency, you can spend it, too – at a rapidly growing number of businesses. Here's how.

A neon "Bitcoin accepted here" sign.
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A recent rally to all-time highs has sparked yet another wave of interest in Bitcoin (BTC). Logically, much of the renewed emphasis is on Bitcoin as an investment. But BTC is also at its core a digital currency, and with every day that goes by, a growing number of businesses are allowing people to buy and sell goods and services with it.

So for a moment, let's put on our consumer goggles and talk about how to spend your Bitcoin.

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Dmytro Spilka
Contributing Writer,

Dmytro is a tech and finance writer based in London. His work has been published in The Diplomat, IBM,, FXEmpire, Investment Week and FXStreet.