You can use bitcoin in South Africa. Photo: File
DURBAN - Bitcoin is the new form of currency that is taking the world by storm. 

Bitcoin is actually a cryptocurrency that can used as regular money. People can buy goods, clothes and pay for holidays using bitcoin. 

In South Africa the price of one Bitcoin is R134 741.45. 

You may be surprised to know that you can use bitcoin in South Africa

Here are some of the stores that you can use your bitcoin at:

1. RunwaySale is the largest fashion online shopping club in South Africa. They offer up to 70% affordable designers brands that you have exclusive access to. The sales last for online a few days and the stock is limited, so you have to be early to get the best choices. 

2. Earthchild

Earthchild Clothing is a proudly South African national retailer and design house that offers clothing that is natural and made of organic cotton of the best quality and comfort. 


3. iFix/weFix

This company is the biggest smart device repairers in South Africa. weFix, formerly known as iFix, repairs and services all Apple products an some Samsung devices. the devices range from iPods, iPhones, to Macs as well as Samsung smartphones and tablets. 

4. Takealot.com

This online shopping is the biggest e-commerce retailer in South Africa. Takealot boasts of a large product variety that is split into 23 departments. when paying with bitcoin on Takealot select instant EFT when you checkout to pay for your purchase with bitcoin. 

5. Cape Coffee Beans

Cape Coffee Beans is an online store for the coffee lovers in South Africa. This online shop is the answer to all your coffee needs.

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