Rakuten to accept bitcoin payments

Now Accepting | March 20, 2015 By:

On Mar. 17, Rakuten USA announced it has begun accepting bitcoin payments.

“Not only can bitcoin support this vision by helping our merchants to compete globally, but it also has the potential to benefit society by enhancing the security, privacy, and convenience of financial transactions,” said Rakuten USA president Yaz Iida.

Rakuten, Inc. is one of the world’s largest online retail marketplaces. Their services offer consumers more than 90 million products from 38,500 merchants around the globe.

For more information, visit http://www.rakuten.com/