on the crypto
Il Bitcoin is the most popular cryptocurrency in the world and about 24 hours ago the price of BTC arrived (see Bitcoin quotation in real time)
Its value has begun to skyrocket in the 2013 and since the beginning of the year we are witnessing a recovery in the cryptocurrency market: to date Bitcoin remains the digital currency par excellence, the most widespread (some speak of well shelter), Unlike traditional currencies, cryptocurrencies are not regulated by governments, large banks or investment funds, but by private investors.
You can access it from anywhere in the world with an Internet connection, through the Exchange. Buying Bitcoins is a very simple task that can be done in minutes in one of the Internet exchange platforms. We discover in this how to buy Bitcoins and which Exchange to choose to buy cryptocurrencies.
Where to buy Bitcoins?
To buy Bitcoin we have to turn to someone (buy from a seller) or on a web portal called Exchange. Here is a "roundup" of Exchange where to buy Bitcoins.
Coinbase allows you to buy Bitcoins through bank transfer or credit card. It offers a commission of 3,5% and is one of the most popular and most secure sites for cryptocurrency sites.
It is one of the Top 3 Exchange in the world for volumes, lots of coins inserted, constantly offering promotions and interesting airdrops. It is possible to buy Bitcoin with a credit card or exchange it with other coins.
Crypto.com (it's my favorite)
What appeals to me a lot about this portal is their app, very easy to use, you can buy by bank transfer or credit card, 2 click and we can buy what we want.
LocalBitcoins (private, be careful)
Thanks to LocalBitcoins, people from all over the world can exchange their local coins for bitcoins. Site users publish exchange rate announcements and payment methods for buying or selling. Bitcoins are stored in secure LocalBitcoin.com web wallets from which you can directly pay for your purchases.
Bit2Me is one of the most popular Exchange that allows you to buy and sell Bitcoins more securely and from a large number of countries. It has a long history in the cryptocurrency market and accepts many payment methods.
How to buy Bitcoins?
First you need to register online on the site you have chosen to change dollars or euros into Bitcoins. In general, some are needed to confirm the registration and allow you to start operating documents, such as identity card or driving license.
Buy Bitcoin by bank transfer
Perform a SEPA bank transfer to the account number indicated by the exchange, we remind you that not all of them offer this service, for the moment we have the most famous Coinbase, Crypto.com, Spectrocoin, Bitstamp. The transfer is preferable because we have no extra commissions, in addition to the cost of the transfer (1 or 2 euro).
Buy Bitcoin with Paypal
Buying Bitcoin with Paypal is not possible even if it would be the best way to do it, because Paypal payments are reversible and offer a system of protection against fraud and disputes, it is a service that is currently not available, on the contrary it is possible on Coinbase to move Bitcoins in Euros to Paypal.
What to do with Bitcoins?
There are also physical stores all over the world that accept payments with Bitcoin, so just scan the merchant's qr and proceed to send Bitcoin through the app of your Exchange.
Currently, the website CoinMap, an open collaboration map, has recorded 10.805 business activities.
Another alternative is to use a credit card for cryptocurrency (usually a visa) that converts your crypto, even Bitcoin directly into Euro or into Local Fiat, so you can pay in any business that accepts Visa.
At the moment the cards that convert cryptocurrencies are:
The Exchanges offer a Wallet where you can deposit and keep Bitcoins safe, once purchased. If you intend to operate in the short term, you can safely keep them on the Wallet where you bought it; in addition, you can verify that the transfer was successful on a blockchain browser.