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Pornhub now supports only cryptocurrencies

, Pornhub now supports only cryptocurrencies, Forex-News, Forex-News

, Pornhub now supports only cryptocurrencies, Forex-News, Forex-News

Pornhub has been dealing with financial problems, as the major payment processors Mastercard and Visa can no longer be used to make purchases on Pornhub. As a consequence, it now supports only cryptocurrencies.

In other words, people looking to purchase the company’s premium services cannot use a credit card to make their payments. But, yes cryptocurrencies.

To better understand, Pornhub, is the largest adult website in the world. Founded in 2007 in Montreal, Canada. In fact, the company claimed to have 42 billion views last year.

As a fun fact, Pornhub traffic has seen a considerable increase since the beginning of the Coronavirus. According to the website, the traffic reached 3.6 billion in August 2020. and now, that it accepts only cryptocurrencies it will increase.

Only cryptocurrencies as part of payment

To remember, Pornhub since 2018 accepts Verge. And, as of September, it accepts the cryptocurrencies Bitcoin and Litecoin, as part of payment for its premium services.

In fact, Corey Price, Vice President of Pornhub, stated: “As a leader in adult content, Pornhub is pleased to now offer two leading cryptocurrencies».

Currently, if a user wants to buy a monthly or an annual plan, they have to choose between 13 cryptocurrencies. Basically, using the Probiller payment processor.

  • Bitcoin (BTC)
  • Bitcoin Cash (BCH)
  • Dash (DASH)
  • Ethereum (ETH)
  • Ethereum Classic (ETC)
  • Litecoin (LTC)
  • Monero (XMR)
  • NEM (XEM)
  • Tether (USDT)
  • Tron (TRX)
  • Verge (XVG)
  • Waves (WAVES)
  • ZCash (ZEC)

Ultimately, according to Pornhub’s premium services webstore page: “Unfortunately, we are unable to accept credit cards at this time.”

Why did Mastercard and Visa decline payments?

After all, the move came in response to a New York Times article. Which showed cases of children involved in sexual relations and women assaulted in videos.

About, Allie eve knox, an adult artist and cryptocurrency veteran, said: “It is unfortunate that Visa and Mastercard are playing these kinds of legal games to hold Pornhub accountable».

Likewise, Paul graham, the Y Combinator co-founder, indicated an argument that appeared to be tied to the news. Suggesting that credit card companies making such decisions could be of help to the crypto industry.

Very importantly, after the New York Times article, Pornhub announced a series of changes to clean your site. Which includes only allowing uploads from verified content creators. Also, ban downloads and expand moderation on the site.

To conclude, Pornhub stated: «The future has arrived. The introduction of cryptocurrencies as a means of payment means an important advance towards the future. Mainly, by an industry that is ahead with technology».

So what do you think about crypto payments being the only option for Pornhub’s premium services? Let us know in the comment box.

I say goodbye with this phrase from Paulo Freire: «There is no true complaint without a commitment to transformation. No commitment without action».

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