GNU Taler maintains a FAQ.

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Questions about GNU Taler

How is Taler related to Bitcoin or Blockchains?

Where is the balance in my wallet stored?

What if my wallet is lost?

What if my computer is hacked?

Can I send money to my friends with Taler?

How does Taler handle payments in different currencies?

How does Taler protect my privacy?

How much does it cost?

Does Taler work with international payments?

How does Taler relate to the (European) Electronic Money Directive?

What bank would guarantee the conversion between Taler coins and bank money in regular bank accounts?

To whom would consumers complain to in case of non-conversion or non-compliance?

Are there any projects already using Taler?

Does Taler support recurring payments?