Myth: PIVX masternodes track IP

Visibility of client IP addresses has nothing to do with masternodes themselves. The server and clients knowing each other’s IP address is part of how any coin or service on the clearnet (regular internet) works. The initial masternode that processes your...

Myth: There is no need for more privacy-focused coins

PIVX has many good aspects that make it competitive with other privacy-focused coins: 1. It is the only Proof-of-Stake coin with Zerocoin protocol. 2. Excellent transaction speed, fees, capacity, and privacy with Zerocoin and TOR nodes network option. 3....

Myth: PIVX transactions are slower than other coins

Transactions are broadcast near-instantly, just as in any other Bitcoin-based network. PIVX SwiftX costs 0.01 PIV, and will give 5 confirmations in under 1 second. PIVX recommended fee costs 0.0001 PIV, and will be confirmed within the next block (~1 minute). PIVX can...

Myth: The developers are all volunteers and don’t get paid

The developers are all volunteers and don’t get paid, so they have no motivation to make the project succeed.. All core development team members have been, and continue to be paid, at a rate of 1000 PIV per month from the Budget System. In addition to this,...