Merchants Accepting Bitcoin Cash Surpasses 1,000 Different Locations for Products and Services
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is rising in acceptance. According to the community-curated directory Accept Bitcoin Cash, there are now over a thousand merchants all over the world accepting BCH tokens for their products and services.
The data from the community-driven organization shows that there are the total fo 1,061 merchants using the asset and 61 organizations accepting it for donations. These stores are from many different areas, not only tech-related ones.In fact, you can browse on the site by categories like gambling, food, education, entertainment, legal, security, etc.
The “adult industry”, however, has its own page, for some reason. In it, you can find another 57 businesses that accept BCH tokens as payments.
If you want, you can browse the site here. Merchants can be easily searched by many parameters like names and several different categories. The site also lists other cryptos as well, but you can filter the results in case you are only interested in companies that accept BCH.
According to the Github page of the community, the project is fully open source and accepts submissions from any member of the community, as long as it is proven that the merchant accepts the payment.
However, the site has affirmed that they do nor endorse any of the merchants. They try to verify the information that is submitted as best as they can, but the truth is that they may miss something since the project is completely created by the community. No fees are charged for participating or using the site in any way.
The site was created with the goal of serving the users as best as possible by connecting them with consumers and merchants from all over the globe who accept Bitcoin Cash. The main goal is to eventually list all these merchants in the database.
Accept Bitcoin Cash also has a page in which you can see how many merchants from the total of the database are accepting BCH. 91% of the organizations and 56% of the merchants are, at the moment, accepting the token.
It is a fact that the adoption of BCH is on the rise. Despite the bear market, more merchants are willing to accept BCH for its speed and efficiency. Unlike Bitcoin Core, the transactions of Bitcoin Cash are much faster and the fees are not very high.