A start-up called Flexa has some of America’s major retail brand names to utilize its payment-processing network that’ll let you acquire stuff with cryptocurrency.
That includes: Barnes & Noble, Baskin Robbins, Bed Bath & Beyond, Caribou Coffee, Crate as well as Barrel, Jamba Juice, Lowe’s, Nordstrom, Workplace Depot, Petco, Regal Cinemas as well as Amazon.com’s Whole Foods Market.
Flexa, however, is trying to get people to open their digital wallet.
“We allow any cryptocurrency to be spendable,” President Tyler Spalding said. The company introduced its payment-processing network Monday.
To use Flexa’s system, you need a digital wallet with Flexa, however later the firm intends to integrate with wallets at popular crypto exchanges like Coinbase. You select the ideal retailer from a list in Flexa’s app, which then shows a QR code the store checks with its existing sales incurable equipment. Flexa debits your purse then transfers US bucks to the sellers by regular old bank transfer, Spalding said.