How to Buy Monero (XMR) in Somalia

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Monero (XMR) in Somalia

Step 1 – Join Kraken

You will first need to purchase one of the bigger coins. Exchanges commonly accept either BTC (Bitcoin) or ETH (Ethereum) in exchange for Altcoins. Click the button below to register and receive your first Ethereum or Bitcoin.

Step 2 – Transfer Your Ethereum (ETH) or Bitcoin (BTC) to an Exchange

Your Bitcoin or Ethereum has to be sent over to an Crypto Exchange now. Every exchange has a deposit form that is similar. Monero (XMR) is available on Binance, so we will use that as an sample. Unsure on how to send Coinbase funds to an Crypto Exchange? (Follow this how-to)

Make sure you've chosen the right coin you would like to deposit.

Bitcoin must be sent to a BTC deposit address, ETH to an Ethereum deposit address, etc. In the case you're using a decentralized exchange, such as Airswap or DDEX could be unlike (Follow our guide).

Step 3 – Find Monero (XMR)

As soon as your deposit has been confirmed, you'll instantly have access to your funds and you can launch buying and trading. To purchase Monero (XMR) on Binance, you will want to hover over the “Exchange” tab and mouse click on “Basic”.

In order to locate Monero (XMR), you will need to insert the shortname of the coin (XMR) into the search-box, which is marked in the picture. Be certain of having choosen the right pairing, we have highlighted this also. Click on “XMR/BTC” to proceed.

Step 4 – Purchase (XMR) Monero

Once you've discovered Monero (XMR), you will be given a Price Chart (in the Center of the picture) and some Order Books (Leftside of the picture). For now we are making our Limit Order.

The “Price” field will be filled automatically with the most latest rate (XMR) Monero was traded for. This can be changed to your desired rate. The field with the “Amount” tag is the quantity of XMR you want to purchase. The field with the “Total” tag is the whole price in Bitcoin that you'll settle for the complete quantity of XMR.

If you are glad, click on “Buy XMR”. Your plan will be filled when a Seller sells their XMR for the price you submitted.

Step 5 – Withdraw (XMR) Monero

Unless you are trading, never keep your crypto on an Exchange for an longer period of time. In order to withdraw your (XMR) Monero, hover over the tab called “Funds” and click on “Withdraw”. (XMR) Monero can be securely stored using a Wallet, for instance MyEtherWallet. (MyEtherWallet Setup Guide)

Locate (XMR) Monero by using the given drop-down box. Put into the amount of (XMR) Monero you would like to withdraw. Don't forget the demonstrated minimus/fees. Also make sure you have entered your correct withdraw address.

When you are happy, make a mouse click on “Submit”. You could be requested for verfication via email/phone ahead of a withdrawal.

Congrats! You have successfully purchased and stored Monero (XMR) in Somalia.

That's it!

Take offs from Exchange can take anywhere from 1 – 30 minutes (rely on network usage). Once you have confirmed your withdrawal using Ethplorer.io or Etherscan.io and the Monero (XMR) is safe inside your wallet, you are all done.