Every once and a while, there’s a quirky small story that pops adult about people who try to live on bitcoin.
Crazy concept, right? Not everybody thinks so.
If we recall, PYMNTS interviewed a newlywed couple in Jun 2015 who spent their initial 90 days of matrimony vital and roving on bitcoin and bitcoin only. Their conclusion: Glad they did it though blissful it was usually 90 days.
Now, suppose holding that series and adding about 1,000 to it. And try meditative about what it would be like to live on bitcoin for 1,095 days (three years). Well, we don’t have to suppose if you’re Olaf Carlson-Wee, a 26-year-old who works for Coinbase, a bitcoin startup.
Because that’s been his life given Feb. 2013 when he assimilated a company. His story was chronicled in a Forbes piece yesterday (Jan. 7), that dug