Published On: Thu, Sep 9th, 2021
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Bitcoin, now legal tender in El Salvador, greeted with tech problems, volatility concerns

El Salvador Bitcoin

El Salvador became the first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender Tuesday, but President Nayib Bukele said the digital wallet used for transactions wasn’t functioning. Meanwhile, the value of the digital currency plummeted in an example of the volatility critics say is worrisome.

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