Created in 2009, Bitcoin is a virtual currency that uses Blockchain technology for secure payments and storing money electronically, without requiring a bank or a person’s name. Because there is no central authority (governmental or other), all transactions are free. Moreover, companies are increasingly accepting Bitcoin as payment for goods and services, and there are now 1354 Bitcoin ATMs in 55 countries around the world. That’s good news for the nearly 5.8 million Bitcoin users worldwide. Check it out to learn even more this now famous cryptocurrency.