Bitdeals.io, the idea of two high schoolers, strives to help people find online stores that offer discounts in bitcoins, already offering the largest selection of bitcoin deals on the Internet. Raymond Mancini and Giovanni Armonies-Assalone, the company’s two co-founders, hope to bridge the gap between online stores that offers discounts when using Bitcoin and those who hold the currency.
“We agreed that this was a good idea because not only would it be a domain that would connect consumers to bitcoin-friendly, online retailers, but it would also connect consumers to discounts, a big advantage when using bitcoin,” Raymond Mancini, co-founder of Bitdeals, told CCN.
The website allows Bitcoin accepting merchants, who offer discounts for purchases in the digital currency, to add their stores to bitdeals.io. The company also regularly contacts retailers asking them to consider accepting Bitcoin.
“Bitcoins are on the cusp of revolutionizing the way we use money. We