More and more companies all over the world allow their clients to pay in cryptocurrencies. Here is a list of items you can buy using cryptocurrencies.
Buy or sell a home, business, lot, farm, acreage, commercial, investment or vacation property for bitcoins, throughout the world – this is what Bitcoin Real Estate company, among other real estate agencies, offers its clients.
Redfin, an online real estate database, says the number of clients ready to accept cryptocurrencies as payment has been on the rise, especially in hubs like the Bay Area and Miami. The number of listings that accepted cryptocurrency surged from 75 in December to 134 in mid-January.
The Knox Group of Companies, headquartered in the Isle of Man, announced the launch of a residential and commercial property development in Dubai, with residences that can be purchased in the digital currency bitcoin. The whole project is due to be completed by late 2019.
A Lamborghini dealership from the state of California recently sold its first car for Bitcoin. A Tesla Model S was valued at 91.4 BTC.
BitCar, a platform where you can purchase tokenized exotic and luxury vehicles, offers customers to purchase 2007 Dodge Charger SRT8, for 260 BTC. The site gathers dozens of different vehicles in exchange for cryptocurrency.
The Australian Tomcar based in Melbourne has been selling its cars for Bitcoin since early November.
Have you heard of Felix Weis, a programmer from Berlin, who back in 2015 converted all his savings to Bitcoin, packed his bags and eventually managed to visit 27 countries and 50 cities in 18 months using only the digital currency to get around?
You do not have to be that risky, there are lots of operators who can help you arrange your trip in exchange for cryptocurrencies.
AirBaltic accepts payment in Bitcoin for economy class fares for most flights.
Cheapair.com was the first US website to start accepting bitcoin in 2013. You can still use Bitcoin to book hotels, flights and car rentals on the site.
Facilities of One Shot Hotels in Madrid accept Bitcoin, while one of these hotels even has a Bitcoin ATM.
Students can pay their tuition fees using cryptocurrencies in half a dozen universities around the world, including King’s College in New York.
Meanwhile, many universities accept payment in Bitcoin only if the programme is related to technologies, business or economics. For example, the British University of Cumbria lets students pay for two certificate programs and specific PhD fees with bitcoin.
At the same time, the University of Nicosia in Cyprus is currently the world leader in cryptocurrency options for students, it accepts Bitcoin as payment for all its students. The university says half of the students enrolled in the digital currency master’s program now pay their tuition in Bitcoin.
Household appliances and computer equipment
Online retailer Overstock.com was the first one to start accepting Bitcoin in 2014. Its customers can purchase anything, from laptops and television sets to throw pillows with Bitcoin. Overstock.com allows customers to use all the major cryptocurrencies, including Ethereum, Litecoin, Dash, Monero, and the new Bitcoin Cash.
Satellite television and Internet service provider Dish Network is the first subscription-based TV provider to start accepting Bitcoin as payment.
You can use Bitcoin to deposit funds into your Microsoft account. You can use these funds to purchase games, movies, and apps in the Windows and Xbox stores.
You can purchase gift cards for places that don't directly accept bitcoins. For example, eGifter service provides its customers with the possibility to buy gift cards for all sorts of places, including Amazon, Sephora, Home Depot, and more.
And finally – pizza!
Got hungry while looking for what you want? PizzaForCoins sells the universally loved Italian food for Bitcoin and more than 45 other cryptocurrencies. If the site has a pizza joint (Dominos, Pizza Hut or Papa John's) close to your location, you can order your pizza and pay for it with digital currency.