There are quite a few issues in the world of cryptocurrency debit cards. More specifically, Visa seemingly suspended nearly all debit card providers. This includes the likes of Bitwala, Wirex, TenX, and even CoinsBan. All of these companies rely on WaveCrest as a card issuer and their partnership with Visa. It is evident, things are […]
European bitcoin debit card providers say they were told to suspend their services by card network Visa on Friday.
Bonpay is aiming to bring credit card-style convenience to cryptocurrencies.
Life has become a lot harder for people who enjoy using cryptocurrency debit cards. A few months ago, Visa announced it would suspend all crypto debit cards outside of the European Economic Area (EEA). It now turns out MasterCard will be doing the exact same thing. This is bad news for a lot of people outside […]
Cryptocurrency debit cards are not the best way to spend Bitcoin and altcoins, but they are a very convenient solution. Although some people prefer to spend “pure” cryptocurrency rather than use this vehicle, a debit card is a more-than-valuable tool for many people right now. bitFlyer, one of Japan’s leading exchanges, has started issuing its own payment […]
The Bitcoin company BTCC has launched a new mobile application called “Mobi” for both iOS and Android users. The platform offers users a variety of features such as sending bitcoins via text messages, and a Visa bitcoin debit card. Also read: The EU is Now Targeting “Unpermissioned” Blockchains BTCC Introduces the Mobi Payments App China-based BTCC is […]
Several Reddit users are complaining about issues when using the Wirex Bitcoin debit card. The company, formally known as E-Coin, rebranded to Wirex a few months ago. One user claims how this Bitcoin balance cannot be withdrawn, and funds have now disappeared from the account. Another user echoes a similar sentiment. Neither of these accounts […]
The online gift card application, eGifter has now enabled support for Dunkin Donuts cards. With this new addition, Dunkin Donuts customers can now pay for their donuts and coffee with Bitcoin, in addition to regular modes of payments. eGifter platform is known to offer prepaid gift cards for over 200 different brands in the United […]
Investment company Forex Paradise recently announced that it is issuing a new debit card range for Bitcoin users. The Hong Kong-based international company, which already offers traditional finance management services, marks its entry into a rather unconventional digital currency space. To take up Bitcoin debit card services as its first venture, Forex Paradise is certainly […]
Credit card issuers have to come up with new ways to not only attract new customers but retain existing users as well. When Chase launched their new premium travel credit card for the annual fee of US$450, not too many people were enthusiastic about the concept. But as it turns out, the perks that come […]
London, February 25 2016 – Wirex Limited announced the launch of Wirex, the world’s first hybrid personal banking solution that combines the benefits of blockchain technology into everyday finances. Simultaneously, the rebranding will see the integration of E-Coin, the successful bitcoin debit card provider under the same company, into the new Wirex. The Launch of […]
For some people, financial freedom means everything to them. In this day and age of remote workers, a rising number of entrepreneurs, and popular payment solutions such as Bitcoin, achieving that financial freedom has become a lot easier. But at the same time, not everybody is ready to take the plunge and go all in […]
London, February 8, 2016 — E-Coin would like to introduce BitGo Instant. Users of the popular E-Coin card now have the ability to send bitcoin and load their cards instantly, no longer having to wait for three confirmations. Users can send bitcoin from within the BitGo Instant network, currently consisting of 11 companies, and growing. […]
Bitwala is a popular company that has recently started attracting more media exposure, thanks to their innovative services. For those who do not know, it is a service that works by making bank transfers on your behalf, in exchange for bitcoin. According to recent reports, the company has managed to give out a total of […]
Danish bitcoin exchange CCEDK has launched its much awaited bitcoin debit card NanoCard in association with cryptocurrency and mining trading platform Bit-x, software developers Cryptonomex and smart contracts platform BitShares. NanoCard brings instant bitcoin-to-fiat spending to users, thus reducing their volatility risk. On the occasion of the launch, CCEDK CEO Ronny Boesing said, “We have […]