The US-based e-commerce platform Shop.com is the latest such website to use cryptocurrency payments.
The company is owned by Market America and announced a partnership with crypto payment service provider BitPay, which will allow it to accept payments in multiple cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin.Bitcoin).
The new partnership allows Shop.com users to choose the BitPay option at checkout and pay through their encrypted wallet. Currently, users can choose to use Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash (Bitcoin cash), ether (Ethereum), Parcel Bitcoin (WBTC), Dogecoin (dog), Litecoin (LTC) And five stablecoins pegged to the U.S. dollar.
Shop.com President and Chief Operating Officer Steve Ashley (Steve Ashley) described the collaboration as the next chapter in doing business Said BitPay integration is available in all countries/regions in which Market America operates, including the United States, Canada, Australia, Hong Kong, Taiwan, United Kingdom, Singapore, and Malaysia.
Companies that usually handle fiat currencies use BitPay as a gateway for encrypted payments.Business such as Las Vegas Motor Gallery He American luxury hotel Kessler series Signed an agreement to accept Bitcoin payments with BitPay.
A recent study by a crypto payment provider showed that cryptocurrency holders and non-owners Shows clear interest in crypto payments.
As Cointelegraph reported, as many as 93% of responding crypto users stated that they would consider buying in crypto in the future, while 59% of consumers who have never held crypto are interested in using it to make purchases.