Bitcoins can be transferred from person to person directly via the internet, without going through a bank or clearinghouse.
Bitcoin verifies transactions using state-of-the-art encryption used by major banks, the military and government.
Fees are significantly lower than typical banking transactions.
Bitcoin is fully decentralized and can be used in every country.
Your account cannot be frozen by any insititution.
There are no prerequuisites or arbitraty limits to transactions.