Will digital currencies such as Bitcoin become the money of tomorrow?

Jess Bown
Coin being placed in piggy bank
Coin being placed in piggy bank

The virtual currency Bitcoin enables people to pay companies or individuals anywhere in the world within minutes - and without incurring transaction charges.

But the rise of Bitcoin, first mooted in 2008, has not been problem free. We ask if digital money can really replace cold, hard cash.%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%