ATMs raise Bitcoin profile, concerns

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February 19th, 2014

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Even if you aren’t sure what a Bitcoin is, you may soon find them at a nearby machine. The first Bitcoin ATMs are cropping up in North America, enabling consumers to swap cash for units of the crypto-currency, or cash in their Bitcoins. ATMs are coming in Europe and Asia as well…

Expert quote:

“An ATM makes it easier for the average person to get access to Bitcoins. But there is no consumer protection. There is no guarantee you will get your money back.”

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