Bitcoin is the most popular form of cryptocurrency available in the world and can be used to buy anything whether it is goods or services online or multi-million dollars buildings. It has more worth than Gold and a single bitcoin value goes more than 3 thousand Australian dollars. Currently there is a lot of interest in Bitcoins in Australia and it is not so hard to start mining your own bitcoins in Australia.
It is a decentralized form of digital currency and was developed in the year 2009. Bitcoin can be used across boundaries legally and there is no central authority which controls Bitcoin. A peer-to-peer network controls and maintains its transactions and every node verifies all the transactions which occur.
Bitcoin is the cryptocurrency which has revolutionized the way we are doing finance. It has a lot of advantages over the national currencies with a lot of security, anonymity and low transaction fee.
In Australia there is a big Bitcoin community and RBA governor has made Bitcoin legal in 2013.
How to get bitcoins in Australia?
After seeing the high price of Bitcoin, many people are put off. But the fact is that you can buy a fraction of Bitcoin also and it is possible up to 8 decimal places. So a number of people start by buying only a small fraction like $10 worth and more. You can buy bitcoins from exchange or can receive them for goods and services.
There are a number of reputed bitcoin exchanges in Australia and setting of an account is easy and straightforward. With just a few clicks and some sort of identification you can start buying and selling bitcoins in Australia. You can also set up regular purchases with some providers. It is important to choose a good wallet and once purchased using AUD, it will be available in your account and you can send it anywhere.