Invest in Bitcoin? This Billionaire Says Yes! Here’s Why

The world’s movers and shakers have taken notice of Bitcoin and its possible uses. Like any new technology, it has taken time for people to become familiar with its use in everyday life, business, and economic paradigms. Now, some of the wealthiest people are turning to Bitcoin as a vehicle for investment. Bitcoin enthusiast and… View Article

How to Use Bitcoin to Send and Receive International Money Transfers

Conducting an international money transfer using your high street bank is not only costly but can also easily take up to five days or more. The commonly used alternatives to international bank transfers are large money transfer operators (MTOs) such as Western Union or MoneyGram. However, the fees that money transfer operators charge on top… View Article

Wirex v2.1 Released Today!

  Today’s update includes: Our money transfer feature is now more stable than ever. Send funds to other Wirex users anytime! Due to popular demand, we have lowered the minimum exchange amount for BTC. You can now buy and sell bitcoin starting at USD10/ GBP10/ EUR10 (previously 25). New! Exchange rates are now calculated based… View Article

What To Do When Bitcoin Exchanges Can’t Withdraw USD?

Wells Fargo Bank recently decided to suspend the bank account used by popular Bitcoin Exchange Bitfinex. Why? Perhaps because Wells Fargo feels the pressure… Traditional banking is under threat from the bitcoin revolution — and they’ll find any excuse to push back by creating negative news about our industry. What’s strange here though is that… View Article

Wirex V2.0 available now: quicker and easier to use than ever before

  All Wirex users now have access to an updated app for iOS and Android Our latest App, V2.0, is now live. We believe this faster and easier to use version makes things simpler and more fun. Further enhancements are also being planned right now! What’s new? All e-coin and Wirex users accessing from… View Article

FAQ about the new Wirex v2.0 update

Feedback is pouring in from around the world. The new app is faster, more responsive, and better than ever. Here are the most common questions that our support team is responding to:   1. How do I exchange currencies and load my cards? Looking for Card Load and Buy Bitcoins options? We left them behind!… View Article

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What Andreas Antonopoulos Said About Bitcoin and Blockchain

On 22 February 2017, we had the opportunity to see Andreas Antonopoulos – the popular Bitcoin evangelist and author of ‘Mastering Bitcoin’ and ‘The Internet of Money’ – in action. He was on a South-East Asia tour and made a stop in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to speak about bitcoin, blockchain, and cryptocurrencies.

Two Possible Reasons Why Your Money Did Not Arrive

This post is relevant for new and existing Wirex users who wish to top up Wirex card with alternative payment methods such as PayPal, Skrill, Neteller, MisterCash, Alipay, eKonto, EuTeller, iDeal, P24, Qiwi and Sporopay. Reason 1 If you have attempted to top up your Wirex card with any of the above services, and find… View Article