36,000 Brick and Mortar Locations to “Walk in and Buy Bitcoin”
With the recent problems at the major Bitcoin exchanges, buying Bitcoin has become a bit of a problem. That will soon change if the U.S. Postal Service has its way. Bloomberg Television has reported that the USPS is planning to become a brick-and-mortar business where people can walk in off the street and buy Bitcoin. This move, when it comes to pass, will provide a huge boost to the demand and ultimately the value of Bitcoin, as literally hundreds of millions of people will not only be exposed to the concept of crypto currency for the first time, but will have a trustworthy, reliable point of purchase.
This is the strongest scenario imaginable in which Bitcoin goes mainstream.
Here is the short Bloomberg report: