You know what the internet lacks? An accurate, comprehensive list of businesses that accept Bitcoin for payment. This will not be that comprehensive list, but we wanted to pull together a list to show you the variety of businesses that accept Bitcoin. This list is U.S. centric because that is where we are. Sorry everyone else.
If you just said "Bit-huh?" learn Bitcoin basics here.
If you can't pay directly with Bitcoin, there is often a gift card that will work to meet your needs.
Gyft - Buy with bitcoin, get 3% back. 100s of gift cards for airlines, pharmacies, clothing stores, grocery stores, florists, etc.
CardFlip - Discounted gift card exchange
ACE Hackware - Duh!
OZ Health Shop - Organic herbs & supplements
Beard Friendly - Beard oils and products
Overstock - Online deals on everything for your home and your family
NewEgg - Computer products
TigerDirect - Brand name computers and components
Microsoft - “You can now use Bitcoin to add money to your Microsoft account. Once you add money to your Microsoft account, you can use it as a payment option to buy apps, games, and other digital content from Windows, Windows Phone, Xbox Games, Xbox Music, or Xbox Video stores.”
Peach Dish - Kits to make gourmet meals at home
Duty Free - Cigarettes, ONLY accepts Bitcoin
Nested Universe - Vinyl figures, film cells, collectables
Barrington Candle - Hand poured, small batch candles
Cheapair.com - Book flights & hotels online
Golden Gate Hotel & Casino & The D in Las Vegas
Expedia - Flights, hotels, rental cars, cruises
Social Media For Small Business - Digital marketing for small businesses specializing in social media, email marketing & online content
Dish Network - Satellite TV
Time, Inc. - Magazine subscriptions
Bitrefill - Top up prepaid mobile phones
SomaFM - Listener supported online radio
Spend Bitcoin Locally
Coin Map - Find bitcoin merchants near you. Use at your own risk. We've seen many reports that this isn't accurate. At the very least, call the business to make sure they indeed to accept Bitcoin before heading over there.