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A. Lyle Elias
ATMIA Founding Director
Bitcoin exchange and money remittance provider launches merchant payments solution; Interview with Rick Day, igot co-founder
I recently interview Rick Day, igot co-founder, to discuss their recently announced entry into the bitcoin merchant payment processing market. Rick has a web business background encompassing marketing, systems analysis, as well as strategy & development using current information technologies. As an experienced entrepreneur with over eleven years of in the area of web business development, Rick is currently in charge of supervising both the Technology Development and Marketing. Rick is an Australian citizen.
Claiming to be the fastest growing Bitcoin exchange in the world, igot (www.igot.com) recently announced the launch of the igot Merchant Solution. The new service allows both e-commerce providers and brick-and-mortar stores to accept Bitcoins for goods and services, paying a fixed transaction fee of 0.5 percent. Already a player in the remittance market, igot’s new merchant service will see the company compete head-to-head with leading Bitcoin gateways and payment processors such as BitPay, Coinbase and GoCoin. (Read More)