How to buy Ethereum with Credit Card
You can buy Ethereum with VISA or MasterCard right in the interface of Atomic Wallet and convert your USD or EUR to BTC.
Even if you have a JPY, CAD, or any other currency card, those currencies are automatically converted to either EUR or USD, depending on your choice. We accept these local currencies:
USD (United States Dollar), EUR (Euro), CAD (Canadian Dollar), JPY (Japanese Yen), RUB (Russian ruble), AUD (Australian Dollar), KRW (South Korean won), CHF (Swiss Franc), CZK (Czech Koruna), DKK (Danish Krone), NOK (Norwegian Krone), NZD (New Zealand Dollar), PLN (Poland złoty), SEK (Swedish Krona), TRY (Turkish lira), ZAR (South African Rand), HUF (Hungarian Forint), ILS (Israeli New Shekel).
Buying Ethereum in Atomic Wallet is quite easy and doesn’t require specific tech skills. The wallet empowers you with high-level Security with a convenient and clear interface, 300+ coins and tokens support, built-in cryptocurrency exchange, and atomic swaps. Our motto is “Only you control your funds!” and it’s 100% true. Private keys (which gives you access to your funds) are generated out of a unique mnemonic seed and securely kept on your device, so this is only YOU who controls them.
Rates, Security, and how it works?
The fees are fixed at 2%. Each operation is entirely conducted by Simplex, an EU licensed card processing company. You choose an amount and currency to buy and verify your ID. Then your bank holds funds until Simplex approves the request and makes an exchange. The average time of receiving Ethereum is 30 minutes.
What is Ethereum (ETH)
Ethereum (ETH) is the second cryptocurrency coin by popularity and market capitalization, next to Bitcoin (BTC). Created in 2015 by Russian-Canadian Programmer Vitalik Buterin, it gains enormous demand in the crypto world because of its unique features: smart-contracts, Dapps, the ability of token creation. Atomic Wallet Token (AWC) was firstly released on the Ethereum basis, as well. Nowadays, Ethereum has a $20 mln daily trading volume on most popular crypto exchanges. Ethereum is a fully decentralized coin: new ETHs are generated as a result of a complicated mathematical process called mining, and no one can speed it up or change the rules. Only people control Ethereum’s market price.
Where to store Ethereum
For convenient and flawless management of ETH coins, you need a particular app, called Ethereum wallet. Security of your coins is crucial, and that’s why we develop Atomic Wallet: decentralized interface for Ethereum and dozens of other popular currencies. In Atomic, only you have access to your private keys. The most important rule you need to learn – until you keep the private keys in a safe place, no one can access your funds, and it’s completely safe. So, once the buying process is completed, your ETH coins will be automatically added to your Ethereum address in Atomic, and you can manage it in any way you want.
What to do with Ethereum
Any funds have a purpose, and Ethereum isn’t an exception.
Nowadays, there’s plenty of ways to use ETH. Let’s take a look at the most popular.
1. Hold Ethereum
In the early days of Ethereum, its price was less than $1. As of February 2020, one ETH coin costs about 250 US dollars, which means Ethereum gains 25,000% in five years. Cryptocurrency is a high-risk investment, but if you’re doing proper research and interacts with the crypto community, you have an excellent chance to multiply your investments. We strongly recommend starting from a small amount of Ethereum to get your own experience. Know more about Ethereum’s price and predictions on it.
2. Trade/ Exchange Ethereum
Besides of ETH, there are hundreds of other coins and tokens on the crypto market. Each of them has it’s own specifications, purposes, usability, and prices. After buying Ethereum, you can instantly swap your funds to any other asset. Atomic Wallet provides flawless exchange Ethereum to 100+ coins and tokens, including Bitcoin (BTC), Ripple (XRP), Litecoin (LTC). Check the guide to know more about the best Ethereum exchanges and how they work.
3. Pay with Ethereum
Nowadays, plenty of services accept Ethereum as a payment method. You can buy literally any goods for ETH: from coffee in the near cafe to new shoes in online clothes-shops, paintings in art galleries, and even realty. Check Atomic’s Ultimate guide on how to spend Ethereum smartly.
Now, when your new everything about Ethereum – it’s time to start!