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Bitcoin is a peer-to-peer based currency that has managed to make all regular payment methods look pretty obsolete. The numerous advantages that it has over them are the reason why this cryptocurrency is so well-accepted among the people.

Ever since Bitcoin rose to power, numerous other cryptocurrencies have hit the market, but Bitcoin has always remained at the top of the mountain. It is far more stable, its security is second to none, it has greater liquidity, and most importantly – Bitcoin is the most valuable cryptocurrency. No other competitor even comes close to its current value.

Since Bitcoin is one of the most talked-about subjects in the global financial industry, we wanted to take a look into it and explain how this digital currency works and what exactly are its advantages. Let’s begin.

Blockchain
Blockchain is Bitcoin’s cornerstone. With this technology, Bitcoin’s network does not have to rely on any centre (like banks) to keep tracks of all the transactions that take place. Every user on the network can record the transactions. A blockchain is the chain that holds all transactions together. Consider it as a log.

As for how people are recording the transactions, they do it via a process called mining. In mining, users solve complex puzzles – each puzzle that they solve is a successfullyrecorded transaction into the blockchain. These transactions are also known as blocks.

Trading Sites
Trading sites are the places where traders sell their Bitcoins and generate profits. What’s interesting about them is that some reputable trading platforms even have additional services that can help traders maximize the profit that they make. One of the trading sites is Bitcoin Era. If you visit bitqh of this platform and register, you will see that it has advanced AI software that is able to predict Bitcoin’s future fluctuations.

The AI system takes all the data from the market and analyzes it. After the process is completed, the results are handed to the traders and they gain intel on what the near-future price of this cryptocurrency will be. Considering the fact that the daily profitability rate at this site is very high, you can see just how efficient and effective this AI system is.

Cryptology
We often hear how Bitcoin is one of the most secure online payment methods, which is true. The technology that makes that possible is cryptology, or also known as cryptography. This is a method that uses codes as a means of communication. The information that is shared is masked within these codes, making the network extremely safe. Not only do Bitcoin users gain a certain level of anonymity with this method, but it is also worth mentioning that Bitcoin has never been hacked.

Advantages of Using Bitcoin
Earlier in this article, we mentioned that Bitcoin has tons of advantages over regular payment methods and other cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin’s value, stability, and liquidity are the advantages over the other cryptocurrencies, but what about regular payment methods?
First of all, we just mentioned that it is very secure and provides users with a certain level of online anonymity. Not only that, but people can save money with each transaction. How? Due to the fact that no bank controls Bitcoin, these institutions cannot impose hidden and/or added fees. General fees for international transactions are also much lower.

Unlike regular payment methods, which can take up to 5 business days before an online payment is completed, due to the processing time, all online transactions with Bitcoin are instant. Finally, the chance to make a profit is the last advantage that Bitcoin has over the regular payment methods.


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