12 days ago • Posted by Jasper Lawler
El Salvador adopts Bitcoin as legal tender! (FYI the country is here on the map)
El Salvador has become the first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender.
Lawmakers in the Central American country’s Congress voted by a “supermajority” in favor of the Bitcoin Law, receiving 62 out of 84 of the legislature’s vote.
The price of bitcoin was up 5% to $34,239.17 shortly after the vote.