Miami Mayor Francis Suarez Wants Some of His 401K in Bitcoin
And following Suarez’ lead, Jackson, Tennessee Mayor Scott Conger now says all of his city’s employees will also have that option. t’s coming!
Miami’s Mayor Wants Some of His 401K in Bitcoin
“Miami’s Bitcoin-loving mayor, Francis Suarez, told a reporter at Real Vision’s Takeover event in Las Vegas on Friday that he’s planning to take some of his 401K retirement in his favorite cryptocurrency.
The news comes a month after his reelection. Back then, the 41-year-old mayor announced he’d take his next paycheck in Bitcoin. True to his word, Suarez has indeed been collecting some wages in the world’s most popular cryptocurrency, using payments processor Strike.
Not to be outdone, Jackson, Tenn., Mayor Scott Conger responded to the news early Sunday by tweeting: ‘All of our employees will soon have this option.’”