e-gold Alternatives

    e-gold is described as 'is the only tangibly backed, worldwide electronic monetary/payments system. e-gold is 100% backed by physical gold (silver, platinum, palladium)' and is an website in the Business & Commerce category. There are more than 10 alternatives to e-gold, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Android, iPhone, Windows and Linux. The best alternative is Bitcoin, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to e-gold are PayPal (Paid), Litecoin (Free, Open Source), Flattr (Paid) and Amazon Pay (Freemium).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jan 15, 2014