In democracies we rely on elections — Proof of Votes — and hope all goes well. In Bitcoin power transitions peacefully through Proof of Work.
We're heading into the 21st century now, with a system of money built in the 16th century and a system of banking and finance built in the early 20th century. Both of them are plagued by politics and fighting and restrictions, which are not suitable for the kinds of problems our planet is facing. So, why Bitcoin? Because the 21st century needs a 21st century system of internet money that is open, borderless, neutral, censorship-resistant, immutable and permissionless... and that’s Bitcoin." — Andreas M. Antonopoulos Bitcoin reduces the risk of being overexposed to a currency that is proven to lose very significant value over time. $US has lost more than 96% of it's purchasing power since The FED was created in 1913. Bitcoin right now is the only way to protect our hard earned money. Swan offers the LOWEST fees in USA for fixed weekly/monthly purchases; start saving now!