06 May '13, 7pm

Living On Bitcoin For A Week: Can't Pay The Rent

Living On Bitcoin For A Week: Can't Pay The Rent

It USED to be a crackhouse. Now it's being renovated. Day 6. It’s Sunday morning. I have only two days left of living on Bitcoin. I can see the US-minted light at the end of the tunnel, but the end of my week is going to be an adventure. My landlord didn’t want to take Bitcoin for rent. Understandably. I think she’d be similarly put off if I offered to pay the rent in Starbucks gift cards or in the form of a week’s supply of succulents (which are all the planting rage in San Francisco). She’s willing to accept the rent late when I’m back to using greenbacks after the week is up, but that’s a time-traveling violation of my rule for this experiment: all transactions must happen in Bitcoin. It is May 5, the deadline for my rent payment. I have to move out. I polish off my bottle of Stumptown cold-brewed coffee and add cold water to an ‘Espresso Maca’-flavored oat-concoction t...

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