Most of the comments in here seem to be pretty negative concerning the potential future of cryptocurrencies. "PCs can't be trusted to store money" "I have no faith in the system" and so on.
Yes, this is all new tech and it'll take a while for mass adoption, but bitcoin isn't going anywhere. This is the kind of futuristic technology that has been envisioned since the early days of the computer. It'll happen. Credit card systems are significantly more vulnerable than the bitcoin protocol could ever be.
Unregulated by a single government does not mean anonymous. You can trace the block chains.
Even with government regulated currency, banks fund terrorism, politicians have their super pacs, and the dollar just isn't what it used to be: https://www.google.com/search?...