Andreas M. Antonopoulos

Getting Cryptocurrency Q&A: How Can You Entice People to Pay You in Crypto?

You want to be paid in a cryptocurrency; but your clients might not be ready to do that yet. How can you entice clients to pay for your products/services with bitcoin, ether, monero or any other cryptocurrency? In this video, Andreas introduces the fiat surcharge which is a method he has actually used to get reluctant clients to pay him in bitcoin.

0:00 Do you have a suggestion for easily "on-ramping" clients who are hesitant or resistant to doing the work required to pay for your services in crypto?
0:15 How not to try to get people to pay you in bitcoin.
0:40 The fiat surcharge or banking inconvenience method of encouraging people to pay you in a cryptocurrency.

Using new technology can be difficult and confusing, and "on-ramping" clients into these ecosystems can be a challenge. In order to get people to want to pay in a cryptocurrency, you need to give them an incentive. Giving them a financial incentive to pay in BTC, ETH, XMR, or any other cryptocurrency can be a great way to encourage someone who is reluctant to learn about these systems to jump in.

This question is from bonus livestream on "How to earn Crypto" which took place on Jun 13, 2020. If you want early-access to talks and a chance to ask questions in the monthly live Q&As with Andreas, become a Community Builder on Patreon:

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