Lumsden’s Last Mountain Distillery now accepting Bitcoin as payment

May 24, 2021 | 9:38am

Last Mountain Distillery in Lumsden has become the first distillery to accept Bitcoin as payment for casks in BC and Saskatchewan. Co-Founder Colin Schmidt says it seems like everyone wants the crypto-currency these days. “It’s kind of  fun way for us to enter the market. I wanted to be a part of it, I’m intrigued […]

Regina condo corporation invests in Bitcoin, but experts warn of risks

Mar 17, 2021 | 12:34pm

A Saskatchewan condo corporation has purchased thousands of dollars worth of bitcoin in hopes of eventually eliminating fees for residents, but experts say such cryptocurrency investments come with risks. Regina-based Thornton Place Condominium Corp. announced Wednesday that it recently bought 0.4 bitcoin for $25,000 through cryptocurrency platform Kraken and has allocated $700 per month for […]