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May 27, 2019

How to Buy Bitcoin with Credit Card

buy cryptocurrency with credit card

Buy bitcoin with a credit card from almost anywhere in the world with a free Coindirect Wallet.

There is much excitement in the crypto industry at the moment with bitcoin reaching the highest price in 12 months! As always, Coindirect is right on the cusp of innovation with some exciting news of our own to share with you!

You can now buy bitcoin and all the altcoins available on Coindirect using your credit card from almost anywhere in the world.

Buy Bitcoin with Credit card:

  1. Sign up for a free Coindirect Account (Simply log in if you already have an account)

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  1. Find your way to your bitcoin wallet

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  1. Click ‘Buy’ and then select ‘New credit card (EUR)’ from the drop-down or ‘New credit card (NGN)’ if you are in Nigeria.

purchase btc with credit card

  1. Enter EUR value of BTC you want to purchase (more than the minimum limit) or the BTC amount you want to buy and then click ‘Preview Buy’

buyding bitcoin with credit card

  1. You will receive a quote, press ‘confirm’ before the timer runs out (counts down from 55 seconds)
    btc purchase
  2. Type in your credit card details and pay

credit card details for crypto purchase

  1. You will be taken to a page to verify your transactionverify credit card eur transaction
  2.  Finally, you will be redirected back to your Coindirect Wallet once the payment is successful
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Buying Altcoins with your Credit Card:

To buy any of the other 42 cryptocurrencies that we support via credit card simply follow the same steps as buying Bitcoin. The only difference is that you navigate to the wallet of the coin you want to purchase and then click buy in that wallet.

Where Can You Buy Cryptocurrencies with a Credit Card?

We allow our users to buy cryptocurrencies with credit cards in countries where it is legal to purchase cryptocurrencies as we have to comply with the laws of each country we support.

Simply log in to your Coindirect wallet and press the ‘Buy’ button, if credit cards are supported in your territory a credit card option will appear in the drop-down.


Credit card processing fees are 3.99% for “New credit card (EUR)” and 1.99% for “New credit card (NGN)”.

Invite others to open a free Coindirect account and earn up to 7 XRP for each person you refer. You and the person you refer will receive 2 XRP when they verify their identity. You will then receive additional XRP when the person you referred performs their first transaction. Find out more about our earn program here.