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It's decentralized - The bitcoin network isn’t controlled by one central authority. It's easy to set up – Unlike banks who ask your thousands of questions and proofs to open an account, you can set up a bitcoin address in seconds, no questions asked, and with no fees payable. It's anonymous - Users can hold multiple bitcoin addresses, and they aren’t linked to names, addresses, or other personally identifying information. It's completely transparent - bitcoin stores details of every single transaction that ever happened in the network in a huge version of a general ledger, called the Blockchain.

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