Bitcoin on Overstock.com

Watch Overstock.com CEO, Patrick M. Byrne address a global community of economists and entrepreneurs on the future of Bitcoin in business.

WHAT IS BITCOIN?

You can now buy thousands of Overstock.com products with Bitcoins! We've partnered with Coinbase to become the first major retailer to accept the digital currency. So shop away!

HOW TO GET STARTED

1.

Get Bitcoin

There are several ways to get Bitcoins, but the easiest is to exchange them for currency at your bank or a Bitcoin exchange. You can also buy Bitcoins from friends, accept them as payment for goods or services, or generate new Bitcoins through a process called "mining."

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Get Bitcoin
2.

Shop Overstock.com

You can now pay for all your favorite products on Overstock.com using Bitcoins! As the first major retailer to accept Bitcoins, Overstock.com is expanding the possibilities of Bitcoin purchases by offering thousands of products to the Bitcoin community.

Shop Overstock.com With Bitcoin
3.

Check Out

If you are already a Bitcoin user and would like to place an order using this form of payment, select the Pay with Bitcoin option under the Payment Information section of our checkout page.

Check Out with Bitcoin

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING

  • I'm a big fan of Bitcoin … Regulation of money supply needs to be depoliticized.
     
    -Al Gore, Former US Vice President and
    Winner of Nobel Peace Prize
  • You want money to be based on something that no government mandarin can wish into existence with the stroke of a pen.
     
    -Patrick Byrne,
    Overstock.com CEO
  • Bitcoin is a technological
    tour de force.
     
    -Bill Gates,
    Microsoft Co-Founder
  • I think the Internet is going to be one of the major forces for reducing the role of government. The one thing that's missing, but that will soon be developed, is a reliable e-cash.
     
    -Milton Friedman,
    Winner of Nobel Prize in Economics
  • We have elected to put our money and faith in a mathematical framework that is free of politics and human error.
     
    -Tyler Winklevoss,
    Facebook Forerunner
  • Every informed person needs to know about Bitcoin because it might be one of the world's most important developments.
     
    -Leon Louw,
    Nobel Peace Prize Nominee