Accepting cryptocurrency payments; it’s easier than you think!

You’ve got a business, it’s doing well, but you want to tap into a new audience, namely cryptocurrency holders.  Your product or service doesn’t have to be connected to cryptocurrency directly for you to engage this audience, they are just normal people who want the same items and services the rest of us do, they just would like to pay with their cryptocurrency.  Maybe you’ve got friends who are into digital currencies already, maybe you’ve just heard about the huge rise in the value of them, but you now know…

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The Evolution of Money: Origin and Stages Over Time

We all use money every day, but we barely give a thought as to its purpose, its history, or why money evolved from a basic barter system to numbers on a computer screen. That’s a shame because the evolution of money is a fascinating subject. Understanding how money began and evolved can help you better understand how new forms of currency, like crypto tokens, function for trade. Today, let’s break down the evolution of money in detail, going over its origin and its stages over time. What Was the Original…

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This is How Crypto Can (and Will) Impact Your Business on Shopify

Cryptocurrencies are increasingly capturing the attention of thousands of online companies worldwide. More and more merchants are joining this trend and using CoinPayments to accept them as an alternative payment method. In fact, more than 100,000 merchants globally already process cryptocurrency payments through our integrations, from local Point of Sales to top-tier Shopify e-commerce. This is causing a massive impact on their businesses, providing them with extra benefits that are not available to those who don’t accept crypto yet. But what are the real benefits of using this emerging payment…

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What Makes Money “Good”, According to Praveen Varshney

Public venture capital markets specialist and director at Varshney Capital Corp. Praveen Varshney joins Jason Butcher for this week’s Off the Ledger to share his views on social impact investing, achieving success through integrity, and the true value of crypto. Don’t miss the chance to watch Off the Ledger’s newest episode with early Bitcoin investor Praveen Varshney of Varshney Capital Corp., now live on CoinPayments Media and Spotify!  As an early investor in Bitcoin and successful venture capitalist, Praveen has a seemingly natural ability to identify a good thing. “And…

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Crypto is So Much More Than Speculation, According to Lev Mazur

Investing veteran and founder of the world’s fastest-growing trading platform, Quantfury, Lev Mazur joins Jason Butcher for this week’s Off the Ledger to share how the investing landscape is changing for the better (and worse), what mainstream adoption of crypto signifies, and the future of NFTs. Don’t miss the chance to watch Off the Ledger’s newest episode with trading powerhouse Lev Mazur of Quantfury, which is now live on CoinPayments Media and Spotify!  For Lev Mazur, creating the Quantfury platform was about providing trading opportunities to its users with no…

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(New) – Buy Crypto with Credit & Debit Cards on CoinPayments

In an effort to make cryptocurrencies accessible to everyone, CoinPayments is happy to announce today you can now use your credit or debit cards to purchase crypto.  In just a few simple steps, you can purchase one of eight major cryptocurrencies with this new feature, which is only available to all non-U.S. and non-Canadian CoinPayments users*.   Our latest feature will enable users to purchase one of the following cryptocurrencies on our platform: Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETC), Tether (USDT), Tron (TRX), Dai (DAI), Basic Attention Coin (BAT), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and…

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DEFIS

DEFIS (XGM): Decentralized Financial System XGM Quick Stats CoinPayments is now fully integrated with XGM token to provide easy payment processing for all of our online merchants! Introducing DEFIS (XGM) Launched in June 2020, XGM is the newest token on the DEFIS blockchain. Built on top of cryptographic primitives XGM is a next-gen Decentralized Financial System that allows owners of different cryptocurrencies to earn interest, borrow, exchange and create custom cryptocurrencies on DEFIS in a completely decentralized and anonymous manner. Since Bitcoin had emerged in 2011, Blockchain has disrupted many…

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Cryptocurrency Donations Made Easy with CoinPayments

cryptocurrency donations

There is no question cryptocurrencies are transforming the way merchants are accessing new customers for their business.  Couldn’t the same apply to organizations seeking donations from the general public?  Here at CoinPayments, we asked ourselves the same question.  That is why we launched our custom cryptocurrency donation button feature, allowing any organization (or existing merchant on our platform) to begin accepting cryptocurrency donations for the causes they believe in.  Start accepting donations in Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Tether (USDT) and a number of other cryptocurrencies. We even let you customize…

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ILCoin

ILCOIN - Cryptocurrency payment solutions

ILCoin (ILC): Where Not Only Cryptocurrency is Smart ILC Quick Stats ILCoin integration is now LIVE! Store, send and receive ILCoin payments in your CoinPayments wallet today! We are Introducing ILC Cryptocurrency ILCoin is mined using SHA-256 Proof-of-Work (POW) technology. The ambition of ILCoin is to become the foundation of a new, global digital currency-based economic system. ILCoin entered the market in 2015. Today, this Blockchain Project is more than just crypto: it focuses on solving some of the most pressing problems in the industry, increasing blockchain’s usability, and finding…

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