April 17, 2021

Tesla started accepting bitcoin as payment

Tesla started accepting bitcoin as payment

Elon Musk announced that Tesla cars can now be purchased directly using BTC.

On his twitter Techno-king Tesla wrote:

You can now buy Tesla with Bitcoin.

Last February, the company invested $ 1.5 billion in bitcoin. Tesla will start accepting payments for cars in cryptocurrency, according to a document filed with the SEC in the same month.

Elon Musk wrote that Tesla will not convert bitcoins received from the sale of electric vehicles into fiat, but will hold them.

Visitors to the Tesla website now see a new widget in the payment section that supports Bitcoin. At the moment, Bitcoin is the only cryptocurrency that the company accepts.

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According to the materials cointelegraph.com