26 Jan '14, 8pm

TigerDirect processes $500,000 in Bitcoin Payments in 3 days

TigerDirect processes $500,000 in Bitcoin Payments in 3 days

Since online retailer TigerDirect has started accepting Bitcoins about 3 days ago, they have processed more then half a million dollars worth of purchases where Bitcoin was used as a payment method. The amount was spent in more then 2500 orders. They told us earlier that they got $250,000 in sales in the first 17 hours of accepting the payment method. They have just sent us these new statistics after reaching the $500,000 milestone. The company processes about $2 billion worth of purchases each year. Now you might think, if they got $250K in 17 hours, and $500K in 3 days, arent they slowing down? The answer is no. When TigerDirect first published they accepted Bitcoin as a payment method, they got a huge boost in website visitors from their Social Media accounts, as from online blogs who reported the news. The sudden big publicity meant a lot more visitors to the website, ...

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