The only method of payment for these illegal purchases is an untraceable peer-to-peer currency known as Bitcoins. After purchasing Bitcoins through an exchange, a user can create an account on Silk Road and start purchasing illegal drugs from individuals around the world and have them delivered to their homes within days.
quote: Not only are you promoting a nonsensical get rich scheme. Bitcoins will never be anything but an oddity since there is an artificial limit to how many can be created.
quote: The system is designed in such a way that early created coins become more and more worth over time.