How to buy cryptocurrency

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How to buy cryptocurrency with BitPay

1

Get the app

The BitPay app is available for Android, iOS, Mac, Windows and Linux.

2

Tap “Buy Crypto”

BitPay supports the most popular cryptocurrencies, stablecoins and altcoins. We are constantly evaluating and adding new coins.

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3

Choose amount & crypto

Enter the amount you’d like to convert to cryptocurrency. 40+ currencies supported, including USD, EUR, GPB and more.

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4

Choose your payment method

Buy crypto with credit card, debit card or Apple Pay.

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5

View your offers

BitPay partners with Simplex and Wyre to give you the best possible price. No hidden fees or excessive markups.

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Benefits of buying cryptocurrency with BitPay

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Fast transactions

Buy crypto and see it in your wallet instantly.

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Pay with credit card, debit or Apple Pay

Flexibility to use whichever payment method works best for you.

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Great rates, no hidden fees

Competitive exchange rates. No hidden fees, ever.

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Safe and secure

Industry-leading security features. You, and only you, have complete control over your crypto.

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All-in-one asset management

Buy, store, swap and spend crypto without ever leaving the app.

What can I do after I buy cryptocurrency?

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Hold

Buy your favorite coins and watch your assets grow. $10,000 worth of Bitcoin from 2016 is worth over $1 million in 2022.

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Swap

Exchange one asset for another without leaving the app. Swap Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dogecoin and all of your favorite coins.

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Spend

Sign up for the BitPay Card to spend your crypto like cash, shop directly with thousands BitPay merchants that accept cryptocurrency and buy gift cards with crypto directly from your wallet.

Cryptocurrency frequently asked questions

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