Bitcoin in Brief Sunday: Stablecoin v Stablecoin (news.bitcoin.com)

Today’s Bitcoin in Brief provides some leisurely Sunday reading for anyone who has a life to live outside of crypto. We curate the best stories from the past 24 hours and condense them into a daily digest so you can stay in the loop in less time than it takes to boil a kettle. In today’s episode: Twitter scams are back, monero goes fork crazy, and stablecoins go head-to-head.
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2016 USA: If I wanted to get $858 in bitcoin on a Sunday afternoon with no preplanning in 2 minutes, how would I do it? (reddit.com)

Sunday is not a business day so wires won’t work, although fast, they are not instant. With Coinbase I can only get $ 250 instantly, at the highest level of verification. This also comes with a $ 9 static fee, no matter what amount I requested. With Circle I can get $ 3,000 instantly, with a 3% fee AND an unknown variable credit card fee, where my credit card might treat it as a cash advance which may come with an additional 3-10% cash advance fee. What would you do? How would you obtain $ 858…

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