Nearly 90% of the world's electronic payments run through MasterCard (NYSE:MA) and Visa (NYSE:V). The two companies are so entrenched that few think they are vuleranble to distruption. But could Bitcoin unseat these global powerhouses?

In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, banking analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson discuss Bitcoin's pros and cons.

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