Unless you live in America, buying bitcoin is a massive pain. I ran into this issue when I first wanted to invest, and it almost stopped me from getting involved. Exchanges either didn’t support £GBP, or charged insanely high fees. I eventually came across this method, and can confidently say that it is the only one you should consider using if you live in the UK.
We both get free bitcoin if you use my link:
1. Sign up for Coinbase and Revolut
2. Transfer £GBP into Revolut
3. Activate your EUR wallet
4. Convert £GBP to €EUR in Revolut (Free)
5. Send €EUR to Coinbase (Free)
6. Transfer from Coinbase to GDAX (Free)
7. Buy bitcoin!
If you get a “Beneficiary not allowed” error, you need to activate your Euro Account.
Buy bitcoin, ethereum and litecoin from Coinbase. Coinbase will give you free bitcoin for using this link:
The only way to keep your bitcoin safe is with a hardware wallet: https://www.ledgerwallet.com/r/b0c2
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This is not investment advice.