Bodog to offer Bitcoin as payment solution

Bodog’s Asian facing website, and are now offering deposits and withdrawals in Bitcoin.

Bitcoin has been gaining traction amongst online companies over the last few years, which is already available through major retail brands in the world such as Expedia, PayPal and Subway.

“Traditional currency transfers directly benefit the banks and credit card companies at the expense of both the customer and the vendor whereas Bitcoin cuts out this double-dipping and ensures a fairer system for everybody,” said the company in a press release.

“Bodog are the first in their sector to offer the widest range of payment options which in turn helps to break down the barriers to entry for the online gaming sector. As the benefits of Bitcoin filter through to the mainstream, the momentum behind the cryptocurrency will continue to gather pace and Bodog wants to be at the very heart, and start, of that trend,” it added.