Here's what happened when I tried to use the Bahamian Sand Dollar

Quick Take

  • For the past half-year, the Bahamas has been rolling out the world’s first functional central bank digital currency, but the process has been uneven.
  • Near the end of March, the government stepped up its efforts to get the Sand Dollar in use. 
  • The Block decided to try out the Sand Dollar for ourselves.
The Sand Dollar is the world's first live central bank digital currency. The Block took it for a spin.

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Aug 11, 2021, 5:18PM UTC