So you want to buy some Bitcoins? Cool. Not a bad idea. They are a relatively new technology and I am sure there will be some great opportunities and stories that come from this digital cryptocurrency. Good Luck.
The most efficient and effective way to buy Bitcoins with US Dollars:
1. Acquire some capital and open up a U.S. Bank Account. (Wells Fargo, Citi, Chase)
2. Go to Coinbase and create an account.
3. Connect your US Bank Account to your Coinbase Account and purchase the amount of Bitcoins you would like in US Dollars.
Your transaction will take around a week to complete.
Account 2 Account Payment services that allows users to move money:
- BitInstant– Currently offline for website updates.
- ZipMark – Bank Account linked to QR Code
- Dwolla– A2A
You can keep your Bitcoins in an online wallet using BlockChain
- You can store multiple web wallets in this site
This stuff is international. I am going to build a few business models around it.