Bitcoin is extremely powerful, but very different from the currency that you know and use everyday. As such, before you get started there are a few things you should know.
1. You can use Bitcoin to send or receive any amount of money, with anyone, anywhere in the world, at a very low cost.
2. Bitcoin allows you to control your money yourself without going through a third-party like a bank or Paypal.
3. Bitcoin transactions CANNOT be reversed or refunded. You should only deal with people or businesses you trust when sending money.
4. You can cash out your Bitcoin in your countries currency or you can use it with a number of merchants that currently accept it. More