Bitcoin or ‘BTC’ is a type of digital currency comparable to real life currency like euros and dollars. The currency is still very new and can fluctuate in value really fast. Be wary when you have bitcoins, try to keep track of the value of your bitcoins regularly.
You can buy bitcoins online with credit cards and you will need a electronic bitcoin wallet to store bitcoins on your computer or mobile phone. The wallet is also necessary for making purchases with your bitcoins. Choose your prefered device to create a wallet on.