How To Buy Bitcoin
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Here’s How to Buy Bitcoin with a Debit or Credit Card:
Log into your Uphold account, once logged in you will see the Uphold dashboard and a collection of cards.
Select the card (Bitcoin) you would like to fund and click ‘add funds’.
Important note: when funding from a debit/credit card you will need to first add funds to a traditional currency such as USD or GBP then transfer that value to the cryptocurrency of your choice.
If you haven’t already linked your debit/credit card you can do so easily.
Once linked you can also customize the details of your card, by adding a name such as “My Wells Fargo Card”. Remember, that your debit or credit cards must be eligible for the Verified by Visa or Mastercard SecureCode.
That’s it, you’re ready to fund your Account!
Here are our most frequently asked questions about adding funds and buying bitcoin:
How Do I Become a Verified Member?
Since the debit and credit card integrations are only offered to verified members, it is important to verify your account. To become a verified member, just click “Start” under membership. For more information, check out our step-by-step guide here.
Then you can make the transfer payment to our bitcoin address :
Video Tutorial to buy bitcoin
Transfer bitcoin to our account
Log into your Uphold account and click on “BTC card”
Click on “Add Funds“
Click on “with Cryptocurrency or Utility Token”
Click on “Bitcoin (BTC)”