Sunday, August 20, 2017

How can I get Bitcoins?

The easiest way to obtain Bitcoins is to receive them from another person. This can be done as an in-person trade, or you can accept Bitcoins for your business or service using BitPay merchant servicesLocalBitcoins.com is a great place to find local people willing to buy or sell Bitcoins.

Bitcoin ATMs are popping up everywhere now.  Check out this map to find one near you.

It is also easy to buy Bitcoins at a digital currency exchange. There are many online currency exchanges that let you buy and sell Bitcoins for US Dollars, Euros, Pounds, and many other currencies.

You can fund your exchange account with a electronic funds transfer.

 

Popular Bitcoin Currency Exchanges


(Atlanta)

CampBX.com
- Check, Money Order
- Wire Transfer


(San Francisco)

Coinbase
- Bank Transfer


(Moscow)
BTC-e.com
- SEPA Transfer
- Wire Transfer

(Slovenia)
BitStamp.net
- SEPA Transfer
- Wire Transfer

Additional References

blockchain.info
Bitcoin stats, block chain explorer and wallet

bitcoinaverage.com
Average Exchange Price of Bitcoin

bitcoincharts.com
Real-Time quotes of global Bitcoin prices

bitcoin.org
The official Bitcoin website

en.bitcoin.it/wiki
The Bitcoin Wiki, with everything Bitcoin

bitcointalk.org
Bitcoin Discussion Forums

weusecoins.com
Introduction to Bitcoin

bitcoinintro.com
An Introduction to Bitcoin

coindesk.com
Bitcoin News, Price and Information

cointelegraph.com
CoinTelegraph - Live Cryptocurrency Community Opinion

Learn more about Bitcoin with the Bitcoin Q&A at StackExchange