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Gyft, A Gift Card Site Now Accepting Bitcoin


Bitcoin economy is growing day by day and now thanks to Gyft and Bitpay there is an easy way to pay for vast range of services with bitcoins! Gyft, a mobile gift card App, partners with BitPay to start accepting Bitcoin payments in its Android App. Gyft allows you to purchase gift cards at more than 50,000 retail locations in the U.S., including GAP, Lowes, Sephora, GameStop, American Eagle, Sports Authority, Nike, Marriott, Burger King, Fandango, Brookstone, and many more household brands. With Gyft you can send, receive and store all your gift cards.

“The partnership with Gyft and BitPay blows the doors open to major retail for bitcoin users,” said Tony Gallippi, co-founder and CEO of BitPay. “Any shopper in a participating retail store, with bitcoins on their Android device, can easily convert bitcoins into a store gift card and pay for their purchase. The whole process takes less than one minute and can be done on a single mobile device.”

Simply download and Install the Gyft app from (Google Play), select bitcoin as the payment method at checkout and make the payment from your bitcoin wallet. This service is available for Android users only.


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