Bitcoin is a free and easy to use, open source peer-to-peer electronic cash system that is completely decentralized, without the need for a central server or trusted parties.
Users hold the crypto keys to their own money and transact directly with each other, with the help of a P2P network to check for double-spending. Users can transfer money easily through the Internet, without having to trust middlemen. Third parties can’t prevent or control your transactions.
I've been using bitcoin for a few months. New sites are accepting bitcoin all the time: bitcoin.org/trade. The forums are active and people are happy to help and explain: bitcoin.org/smf.
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