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Happy thanksgiving from Wirex!
A Special Thanks with a Short Update

Earlier in the year, we announced that we had surpassed 800,000 users with over $1 billion in transactions. Since then, those numbers have escalated and we are grateful to the Wirex community. Our growing team have been working around the clock (literally, we kid you not) to bring to life the promises that we have… View Article

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Is Now the Right Time to Buy Bitcoin?

The pain I felt when I looked at the price of Bitcoin this past January, was all too familiar. Back in 2013, a friend told me about the bitcoins he bought for $1.00 a piece. He sold them for $34.00. Each. It was a bit of a sucker punch. He had tried telling me about… View Article

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Register to receive invites for upcoming live video events including education and inspiration on all things related to bitcoin and the bright new world of cryptocurrency. Live Events Every Week including… Beginner Topics: Is bitcoin a good investment today? How secure is bitcoin, really? Where should I start?! Intermediate Buying bitcoin instantly Trend and chart… View Article

Wirex appoints Wataru Kojima as Japan CEO and Head of Asia

Japanese Press Release Wirex, the world’s biggest provider of cryptocurrency debit cards and virtual wallets, has today announced that Wataru Kojima has been appointed as Japan CEO and Head of Asia. The move represents a significant strategic commitment by Wirex to provide dedicated Japan focussed deliverables to its soaring Japanese customer base. Last month at… View Article

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Free E-Book: How To Buy, Save & Spend Bitcoin Like An Expert

Welcome to the biggest technological innovation since the internet. We know it’s a jungle out there in crypto land: Confusing technologies. New startups. Over 850 cryptocurrencies. Opportunities that can set you up for life with wealth-on-tap. …and risks that can devastate your chances — and wipe out your bank account. We’ve been through it, we… View Article

Use NEM / XEM with your Wirex debit card
​10 Facts To Get You Acquainted with NEM/XEM

1. NEM is a peer-to-peer network that facilitates the transfer of currency but is also able to transfer messages, assets and smart contracts. 2. NEM is the platform. XEM is the currency used on the platform. 3. NEM stands for New Economy Movement 4. NEM was built 100% from scratch, (written in java and javascript)… View Article

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By now, you already know what we’re about. We’re the first company to combine the speed and flexibility of blockchain finance with the acceptance of traditional currency — all in one account. Yep, that’s secure bitcoin wallets linked to Visa debit cards, supported by online and mobile applications. We believe that it’s time to change… View Article

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Tarpan Digest: Can Blockchain Change the Future? Part 1

In this edition of Our Expert Series, Raphael Shalaby sits down with Inna Tarpan of Tarpan Digest. Inna is a passionate crypto-enthusiast who shares her knowledge on cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology on her youtube channel. In this interview we explore: Can blockchain change the future? What solutions & applications can blockchain provide? Does banking allow… View Article

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Pavel Presents: Will Blockchain Transform Your Business?​

Earlier last month, our CEO Pavel Matveev presented at PayExpo Europe – UK’s largest payment event. He shares his expertise on the current state of blockchain technology and its rapid adoption across different industries. Pavel highlights the changing economic landscape and what this means for regulation. He also delves into ICOs, lightning network and the… View Article

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7 Questions to Get You Started With Bitcoin

From the outset, Bitcoin may seem like a tricky subject to wrap your head around. But honestly, it’s a lot more simple than it seems. Before you dive right into it, it’s best to familiarise yourself with these 7 questions – at least for the sake of keeping up with the Joneses. 1. What is… View Article

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Buy Bitcoin Instantly With Credit Card

Buying bitcoin instantly with a credit card can be expensive. Some companies charge a whopping 9% commission! They have to because of the cost of business, credit card processing fees, partner integrations, etc. Wirex is different. With almost 1,000,000 registered users in 130 countries, $1 billion in transactions over the past 4 years, and institutional… View Article

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Ethereum vs Ethereum Classic: Which Do I Choose?

Hey there Wirex community! I’m Daniel, a new member of the Wirex team, and my first order of research was to look into these two cryptocurrencies and see what I could learn. Ethereum is a well-known currency in the crypto-sphere. Second only to Bitcoin in Market cap. Because of this, Ethereum is often looked to… View Article