Photo by Derek Wachsman.
We’ve all been there: It’s late, the bars are closing, and you really want to party through it but your techno-utopian drug dealer only accepts bitcoin. What’s a guy/gal to do? Before, you were most likely SOL — forced to buy drugs with paper money as dirty as the mean streets of San Francisco themselves. Well, not anymore. As of today, there is now a bitcoin ATM located on Mission near 17th Street, and, best of all, it’s open until 2 a.m.
Let the good cryptocurrency decisions begin.
The ATM is located inside Mission Groceries, and is brought to us courtesy of Coinsource — a company working to build a network of bitcoin ATM’s across the country.
“[We’re] delighted to install a low fee bitcoin ATM in the heart of the Mission, easily available to both neighborhood locals and visitors alike,” explained Coinsource Managing Partner Sheffield Clark in a press release today. “We are committed to providing the highest level support to our customers and guarantee always-low fees. All our machines adhere to cutting-edge security standards and provide simple, convenient, instantaneous transfers compatible