Tesla: invests $1.5B in Bitcoin and will accept for payments

(STL.News) Tesla says it has invested $1.5 billion in Bitcoin and will soon accept the digital currency as payment for its electric vehicles.  The cryptocurrency jumped 15 percent on the news to more than $43,000 for one Bitcoin.

Recently, Dogecoin hit records highs after Elon Musk, Snoop Dogg, and Gene Simmons tweeted about it.  Dogecoin is a decentralized, peer-to-peer digital currency that enables you to easily send money online. Think of it as “the internet currency.”

Wikipedia page – Cryptocurrency

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