The Bread Blog

The new Bread is now available on Android

In September, breadwallet became Bread with the launch of our redesign on iOS. Our customers have told us how much they love the new Bread experience, and we’ve been eager to bring these benefits to all of our Android customers as well. The new Android app includes transaction memos, economy fee selector, support center, and all of the other new features that launched with our redesign.

Samuel Sutch
Nov. 20, 2017

Bread announces loyalty rewards program as a way to give back to users

Many banks and credit card companies offer loyalty programs to retain users and increase the value of their products. As we strive to become the world’s largest, decentralized financial institution, we have decided to offer our own loyalty rewards program. Introducing Bread Rewards.

James MacWhyte
Nov. 10, 2017

What the SegWit2x fork means for Bread users

As the date of the SegWit2x fork draws near, many customers ask what this fork means for them, what they should expect, and what options are available to them. We answer these questions below.

Aaron Lasher
Nov. 7, 2017

Our next generation Android app is almost here!

Our redesign and rebrand is nearly ready for prime time on Android, but we need your help. Join our open beta to gain access to the new app before our general release to everyone.

Samuel Sutch
Nov. 6, 2017

How Bread will handle the SegWit2x fork in November

Many customers have asked how we plan to approach the bitcoin fork that is expected to occur in mid-November 2017. We'd like to take this opportunity to explain what we are doing in preparation, and outline what our users should expect.

Aaron Lasher
Oct. 12, 2017

The real reason why banks should worry about Bitcoin

Despite the current turmoil within the Bitcoin industry regarding forks and protocol changes, banks are starting to wake up to the fact that bitcoin poses a real threat to their business. But what, specifically, is this threat?

Aaron Lasher
Sept. 26, 2017

Breadwallet becomes Bread, a decentralized financial institution

Breadwallet is becoming more than just a bitcoin wallet, and to reflect that we are dropping “wallet” from our name. Breadwallet is now simply Bread.

James MacWhyte
Sept. 26, 2017

How to spot Ponzi schemes (and why bitcoin is a target)

Bitcoin used to be called a scam, while HYIP schemes flourished. Many people have heard about bitcoin’s sharp price increases without understanding the technology behind it, which makes it a prime subject of scammer pitches. Don’t fall for the hype! Here are some useful guidelines to ensure you don’t fall victim.

James MacWhyte
Sept. 8, 2017

Early access to the next generation of breadwallet (iOS)

We’ve been working on a complete rebuild of the breadwallet app, and after months of development we are inviting our most dedicated users to try out the new app before it is available to the general public.

James MacWhyte
Aug. 24, 2017

Breadwallet (still) protects you from forks

Yesterday, an article came out claiming breadwallet users could lose their bitcoin if there is a SegWit2x fork in November. This article is incorrect.

Aaron Lasher
Aug. 22, 2017