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ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania-based convenience store chain is putting Bitcoin ATMs in six shops around the state and one in North Carolina, giving customers the ability to buy and sell the cryptocurrency with U.S. dollars.Sheetz, based in Altoona, Pennsylvania, announced Tuesday it has teamed up with Coinsource to put the ATMs in the five Pennsylvania stores and a shop in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Ryan Sheetz, a vice president at the company, says the chain is always trying to be innovative and give customers what they want.

Customers must enroll with Coinsource before they can use the ATMs. Then, they’ll be able to make transactions from $5 to $5,000 per day from the machines.

Family-owned Sheetz operates over 585 stores in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Ohio and North Carolina.

The machines have been installed at the following stores:

  • 1915 Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona
  • 1315 Lincoln Way East, Chambersburg
  • 7970 Linglestown Road, West Hanover Township
  • 3025 Babcock Blvd., Pittsburgh
  • 101 Valley Vista Drive, State College
  • 2505 Somerset Center Drive, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

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