One can use Bitcoins to purchase goods or to store value. The following are some unique features of it:
🔸 Every transaction on the Bitcoin network is published publicly, without exception. This means there's no room for manipulation of transactions or adjusting the rules mid-game. The core of Bitcoin is free and open-source so anyone can review and use the code.
🔸 Bitcoin transactions cannot be reversed by the sender. In comparison, banking transactions can be reversed after the payment has been made.
🔸 Bitcoins can be sent to someone across the world easily within minutes therefore it's global. It is available 24/7, isn't closed on weekends and doesn't impose any arbitrary limits.
🔸 Bitcoin transactions doesn't contain any identifying information other than the bitcoin addresses and amounts involved which can be changed any time you initiate a transaction, therefore Bitcoin is private.
🔸 Due to the cryptographic nature of the network, Bitcoin transactions are way more secure than standard debit/credit card payments. Since there is no sensitive information required to be sent. There is very low risk of your financial information being compromised.