Payment

stormy daniels

Trump lawyer's $130K payment to Stormy Daniels was flagged to the feds

Banks are required to report transactions that seem illegal or out of the ordinary to Treasury
Alexa Liautaud
Chelsey B. Coombs
3.5.18
ruh roh

Stripe Is Dropping Bitcoin

“Empirically, there are fewer and fewer use cases for which accepting or paying with Bitcoin makes sense."
Jordan Pearson
1.23.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Didn't Ask Mexico to Pay for the Wall While Meeting with Mexico's President

Donald Trump and Enrique Peña Nieto's much-publicized meeting didn't touch on the one topic everyone was wondering about.
VICE Staff
8.31.16
Money

What's the Most 'Expensive' Emoji, According to Venmo

It's not the burrito emoji.
Gabriela Barkho
7.17.16
News

Is Valve About to Add Bitcoin Payments to Steam?

It's got at least as good a chance as Half-Life 3.
Jordan Pearson
2.9.16
News

PayPal Cuts Off VPN Service Canadians Use to Watch Netflix

Sorry, eh?
Jordan Pearson
2.5.16
News

The Canadian Government’s Digital Cash Tech Is Finally Going Commercial

But is it all its cracked up to be?
Jordan Pearson
1.12.16
News

Could Paying People Smugglers Be the Australian Government’s Robin Hood Moment?

The Coalition has been accused of paying people smugglers to return asylum seekers to Indonesia.
Lee Zachariah
6.19.15
Stuff

The Time I Watched a Guy Smash Up Abbotsford Centrelink

"I don't imagine he's had much experience with Centrelink because he seems hell-bent on a fight rather than a swindle. That's not the way to get paid in this place."
Nat Kassel
11.11.14
tech

Flack for Fracking

A University of Texas researcher found no link between hydro-fracking and water contamination. Spoiler: He's being paid.
Derek Mead
7.24.12