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Mempool spikes, the nightmare for every bitcoin user. They prevent you from sending or receiving your beloved BTC, leading one to wonder “Why is my BTC transaction taking so long to complete?”

The Bitcoin mempool is the location where transactions get sorted for confirmation, however depending on a variety of factors that we will go over in this article, you may end up waiting for far too long.

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