A 19-year-old information engineering student in Buenos Aires, Argentina, has started a grassroots campaign to educate local businesses about accepting bitcoin as a payment method. First introduced to the cryptocurrency when he was 13, Leo is intent on seeing the vision of bitcoin becoming a mainstream transactional currency realized, and believes that homegrown actions as simple as distributing informational flyers is key to the eventual widespread integration of bitcoin into everyday business and society.
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Inspired by Bitcoin’s Vision and Business Ignorance
Leo Beltran, an information engineering student, armed with a printer load of flyers detailing the benefits of offering bitcoin payments, is intent on making Buenos Aires a…