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PayPal Rolls Out Crypto for All US Customers

Nathaniel Whittemore
·1 min read

Crypto Twitter reacts to the announcement and answers the question: Just how big a deal is PayPal? 

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This episode is sponsored by Crypto.com and Nexo.io.

Today on the Brief:

  • Christine Lagarde’s digital euro hunch

  • Deutsche Bank CBDC note

  • COVID-19 resurgent 

Our main discussion on PayPal:

Related: Dollar Decline and the Paralysis of Conventional Monetary Policy

PayPal is rolling out crypto to all its users and increasing transaction limits from $10,000 to $20,000. In this episode, NLW breaks down the community response to the news, including an interesting discussion of whether the company’s BitLicense requires PayPal to hold 1:1 all the BTC its customers pay for.

See also: PayPal Adds Bitcoin: Most Bullish News of the Year?

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