PayPal launches "Checkout with crypto"
Wednesday 31st March 2021
The Bitcoin price has spiked with the launch of PayPal “Checkout with crypto”. Previously PayPal offered US customers the ability to buy, hold and sell cryptocurrency with PayPal. Yesterday 30th March 2021, PayPal announced that its customers will be able to checkout with crypto safely and easily, converting cryptocurrency holdings to fiat currency at checkout, with certainty of value and no additional transaction fees. This move provides the crypto space additional legitimacy and makes it possible for crypto holders to spend their currencies on day to day purchases.