San Salvador, El Salvador — Paxful, the leading global peer-to-peer platform, today announced the launch of ‘La Casa Del Bitcoin’, a new education and training center in El Salvador providing free and accessible learning opportunities around Bitcoin.
Paxful’s mission is to give everyone equal access to finance no matter who they are or where they are. The center will drive the next wave of Bitcoin mass adoption and equip growing segments such as small merchants and local businesses with tools to connect to a global community of users.
The center will also house the Built With Bitcoin Foundation offices. They will provide events and meetups to build greater community participation and education.
Ray Youssef, CEO and co-founder of Paxful, said: “It’s no secret that Bitcoin is shaping the future of finance in El Salvador and beyond. From the small merchant to the Bitcoin enthusiast, we’re excited to learn from the people and share the power of Bitcoin for freedom and equal financial access.”
The opening of the center comes just five months after El Salvador became the first country to adopt Bitcoin as a legal tender. Classes and training will be available starting February 3, 2022.
Paxful is a global peer-to-peer platform for people to make payments, transactions, and send money by buying and selling Bitcoin as a means of exchange. It boasts Over 350 ways to buy and sell Bitcoin.