How to Buy Cardano (ADA) in Canada

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Cardano (ADA) in Canada

Step 1 – Signup to Kraken

You will first need to buy units of the major currencies. Exchanges commonly accept either ETH (Ethereum) or BTC (Bitcoin) in exchange for Altcoins. Click below to register and getting your welcome Bitcoin or Ethereum.

Step 2 – Transmit Your Funds to an Cryptocurrency Exchange

Your Ethereum (ETH) or Bitcoin (BTC) has to be sent over to an Exchange now. Every exchange has a deposit form that is identical. Cardano (ADA) is accessible on Binance, so we're going to use that as an sample. Not sure on how to send funds from Coinbase to an Crypto Trader? (Just follow this how-to)

Make sure you've selected the exact coin you would like to deposit.

Bitcoin must be sent to a BTC deposit address, ETH to an Ethereum deposit address, and so forth. In the case you're working with a decentralized exchange, like Airswap or DDEX could be opposed (Follow our manual).

Step 3 – Locate Cardano (ADA)

As soon as your deposit has been approved, you'll instantly have access to your funds and you can commence buying and trading. To invest in (ADA) Cardano on Binance, you'll want to hover over the tab which is called “Exchange” and mouse click on “Basic”.

To discover Cardano (ADA), you will need to put the short name of the asset (ADA) into the search box, which is highlighted in the image. Be certain of having choosen the correct grouping, we've highlighted this too. Click on “ADA/BTC” to continue.

Step 4 – Acquisition of Cardano (ADA)

Once you have spotted (ADA) Cardano, you'll be given a Price Chart (in the Center of the picture) and a few Order Books (on the Left of the image). Next we're creating our own Limit Order.

The “Price” field will be filled with the most up-to-date valuation (ADA) Cardano was traded for. This can be changed to your favoured rate. The field with the “Amount” tag is the volumen of ADA you like to purchase. The field with the “Total” tag is the total price in Bitcoin that you will pay for the complete amount of ADA.

If you are glad, make a mouse click on “Buy ADA”. Your order will be filled when a Seller trades their ADA for the price you introduced.

Step 5 – Withdraw (ADA) Cardano

Unless you are frequently trading, never keep your coins on an Crypto Trader for an extensive time period. To withdraw your Cardano (ADA), hover over the tab called “Funds” and click on “Withdraw”. Cardano (ADA) can be stored securely using a Wallet, for example MyEtherWallet. (MyEtherWallet Setup Guide)

Find Cardano (ADA) by using the given drop-down box. Drop in the amount of (ADA) Cardano you'd wish to take off. Don't forget the presented minimus/fees. Also make sure you have filled your correct withdraw address.

If you're satisfied, click on “Submit”. You may be requested for verfication via phone/email ahead of a withdrawal.

Kudos! You've successfully purchased and stored Cardano (ADA) in Canada.

That's it!

Withdrawals from Cryptocurrency Exchange can durate anywhere from 1 – 30 minutes (depending on network usage). As soon as you've confirmed your withdrawal using Ethplorer.io or Etherscan.io and the (ADA) Cardano is stored within your wallet, you're all done.