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- Odell Beckham Jr. announces its future contract for bitcoin settlement.
- Cryptography seems to be very popular among celebrities and can be useful for mass acceptance.
According to a Twitter post on the 22nd, Odell Beckham will receive his next paycheck using Bitcoin from Cashapp. The Los Angeles Rams receiver has admitted that it will receive its entire 2021-2022 salary in Bitcoin. In addition, he will give one million out of four million checks to his fans.
Odell will give the funds to all its fans who respond to the tweet using a special hashtag #OBJBTC until December 10 or until the funds run out. The widespread Los Angeles receiver will not be the first celebrity to endorse bitcoin and show the popularity of bitcoin today.
So far, King Crypto has managed to earn more than $ 68,000, which is more than 4,500 percent from last year. In addition, institutional investors have found that the crypto space, despite their previous reluctance, invests heavily in crypto.
According to Cashapp, Satoshi Nakamoto, nicknamed, introduced a new era to the financial industry. He taught the first physical assets and also introduced Chinese blockchain technology to the world. In general, better security offers faster cross-border payments at lower costs, which is not the case in traditional finance.
Since then, there are more than 13,000 digital currencies and real-world uses of China Blockchain technology.
Aaron Rogers says Bitcoin is the future
Earlier this month, the Dream Bay Packers player worked with Cashapp. He offered $ 1 million to his fans to express his belief in digital currencies. According to his Twitter post, Bitcoin will be the future of financial services.
In addition, he expects the value of the coin to rise beyond its current level. Rogers sent coins to all his fans who responded to his tweet using #Paidinbitcoin to express their faith in the currency. Amounts ranging from $ 10 to $ 100, according to screenshots sent by his fans.
This will be the first contract the NFL will pay him in digital currency. Russell Okong, Sakon Barclay, Tom Brady and Sean Kalkin are professional athletes who receive next paychecks in digital currencies.
Tom Brady gave a bitcoin to a fan who got his 600th professional touchdown ball pass. Quarterback Tampa Bay Buccaneers and his wife, supermodel Gisele Bundchen, bought a stake in FTX, an encrypted derivatives company. The couple also signed contracts to become company ambassadors.
Other celebrities, such as Megan T. Stallion and Miley Cyrus, signed contracts with Keshp to receive their salaries and benefits using Bitcoin. The two artists offered $ 1 million to their fans, who retweeted the message using special hashtags. Sponsorships and gifts from celebrities have raised awareness of Bitcoin across social media.
Crypto is accepted as mainstream
According to Draper, the venture capitalist, Bitcoin and digital currency will transform the financial sector. China Blockchain technology has facilitated the trading of digital currencies through decentralized platforms. While investing in digital currencies is risky, it is still a profitable return for investors.
Despite the growing awareness, traditional finance is still an obstacle to the adoption of crypto. However, the steps that Crypto is taking are still a huge step forward.