Bitcoin Price Chart

The digital currency known as Bitcoin has continuously grown in popularity ever since its creation in 2009. As of 2017, there are well over 300,000 bitcoin transactions carried out daily, and there are over 16 million bitcoins in circulation. Thousands of retailers, including well-known businesses like Overstock.com, Dish Network, Expedia, and the fast food restaurant Subway, are now accepting payments in bitcoins. As the trend grows, more and more people are wanting to try out this form of currency. There are currently three ways to acquire bitcoins: verify blocks of transactions (also known as mining), receive bitcoins as payment, and buy bitcoins online.