The Fold App allows you to spend Bitcoin at Starbucks and save 5% off your purchase.
It’s free to use Fold on your mobile phone, and you’ll save 5% off every purchase at Starbucks when you spend Bitcoin using Fold.
Update June 28, 2016: The Fold App has launched a referral program to gain early access to their Beta release of the app. Just enter your email address to get notified when the app becomes available, and you’ll then receive the option to refer your friends via Twitter and receive early access to the Fold App Beta. You can otherwise use Fold at Starbucks right now by following the below directions.
Once the new Fold App is released or you receive early Beta access, you will be able to use Fold at various retailers to spend your Bitcoin and get special savings.
How To Use Bitcoin at Starbucks and Save 5%
1. Visit your local Starbucks.
2. Go to coffee.foldapp.com on your phone and click “Load Bitcoin.”
3. Enter the amount of Bitcoin that you want to load in dollars and confirm.
4. Place your order with the barista.
5. Pay for your order by scanning the barcode on your phone.
That’s all it takes, and you’ll save an extra 5% just for using Bitcoin.
Fold will send your change directly to your BTC address.
You can log in to Fold via Twitter for ease of use on the go.
If you’ve been wondering what to do with all of that Bitcoin that you’ve been accumulating in your Coinbase Wallet, you can now spend it at Starbucks and save 5% off your coffee.