Make sure to check out our reviews, the comments of our users below the reviews as well as the general guideline on Crypto Debit Cards in the “How to choose” section. The support didnt answer our requests at all – crappy customer service. Looks scammy, also scam reports can be found online. Bitcoin Debit Card, you can pay anywhere on this planet where Credit- or Debit Cards are accepted with the Crypto Currency of your choice.
However, thanks to several companies in the Bitcoin ecosystem you can now order your own Bitcoin debit card. For each month following a 90 day period of inactivity until the card is used again. Any place that accepts credit or debit cards would accept your Bitcoin debit card as well. The merchant gets paid in his own currency by the debit company and the charge will be deducted from your Bitcoin balance.
This allows you to live purely on Bitcoin. For example, when I travel abroad I always take my Bitcoin debit card as a backup card in case my money gets stolen. It’s like the traveller’s check of the digital age. Cons of using a Bitcoin debit card The major con of a Bitcoin debit card is centralization. At the moment there are 7 Bitcoin debit card companies available, here’s a short summary of each one and their pros and cons. Previously known as E-coin, the company rebranded to Wirex in 2016.