Alternative options to buy bitcoins

alternative options to buy bitcoins: paxful

alternative options to buy bitcoins: paxful

At Paxful, you have a lot of alternative options to buy bitcoins. Neteller, cash in person, Skrill, Paypal, Moneygram, gift cards from iTunes, Amazon, Playstation, … are all accepted as a payment option. On the picture below you can see what you can buy bitcoins with, but a lot of other possibilities are not listed on the picture. Definitely worth to check out the complete list of payment options on this site!

You don’t have to register an ID before you are able to buy bitcoins. Click here to check out Paxful’s site!

paxful payment options

To create your own account, click on the button ‘create account’ at the top right corner of your screen.

paxful create account

You create your account by filling in your email address and by choosing a password. After this you will receive an email to verify your account.

paxful create new account

Click on ‘buy bitcoins’, choose the amount and the currency you want to exchange and click on ‘search’

paxful buy bitcoins

A lot of payment options will appear at the left side of your screen. Choose the one you prefer and click on ‘buy’. Then read through the payment conditions of the seller and when you agree with them, contact the seller to set up the trade.

paxful payment options

 In case you are not sure the payment conditions of the seller are correct or if you don’t have a good feeling about it, go back and check out an other seller or payment option! Otherwise, there are a lot of different options to buy bitcoins, you can find a detailed overview here.

Once you have bought bitcoins, it is best to transfer them to an other wallet. You can find a detailed tutorial guide here on how to make an online wallet. If you have bought a lot of bitcoins, check out our hardware wallet guide for even better protection!