When all bitcoins are mined, what will happen?  

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After Year 2140

Some individuals are worried about what will happen when all 21 million Bitcoins are mined and there will be no more mining reward available to encourage mining. This will occur around 2140. The response to this is in Bitcoin mining fees. Miners are charged in freshly minted Bitcoins, but also with transaction related mining charges. Once all Bitcoins have been mined, mining charges are assumed to continue to incentivize Bitcoin mining’s action.

After 2140

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