How to Buy Monero (XMR) in Svalbard

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

Step 1 – Join Kraken

In the beginning you'll need to purchase units of the major currencies. Exchanges commonly accept either Bitcoin or Ethereum in exchange for any other Cryptocurrency. Click the button below to register and to get your welcome Bitcoin or Ethereum.

Step 2 – Send Your ETH (Ethereum) or BTC (Bitcoin) to an Crypto Trader

Your Ethereum (ETH) or Bitcoin (BTC) has to be sent over to an Crypto Exchange now. All exchanges have a deposit form that is similar. Monero (XMR) 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 Cryptocurrency Exchange? (Just follow this how-to)

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

BTC must be sent to a BTC deposit address, ETH to an ETH deposit address, et cetera. If you're dealing with a decentralized exchange, such as Airswap or DDEX could be unlike (Just follow these easy steps).

Step 3 – Find Monero (XMR)

As soon as your deposit has been approved, you'll directly have access to your finances and you can start purchasing and trading. To purchase Monero (XMR) on Binance, you'll want to go to the “Exchange” tab and after that 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 highlighted in the picture. Be certain of having selected the proper pairing, we've highlighted this too. Click on “XMR/BTC” to go on.

Step 4 – Buying (XMR) Monero

After you've found (XMR) Monero, you'll be given a Chart with Prices (in the Center of the picture) and some Order Books (Leftside of the image). For now we are going to create our Limit Order.

The field with the “Price” tag will be filled with the most up-to-date valuation Monero (XMR) was sold for. You can change this to your desired rate. The “Amount” field is the volumen of XMR you like to buy. The field with the “Total” tag is the total price in Bitcoin that you will settle for the whole amount of XMR.

When you're glad, click on “Buy XMR”. Your order will be filled when a Vendor sells their XMR for the price you gave.

Step 5 – Withdraw Monero (XMR)

Unless you are regularly trading, best advise is not to keep your crypto on an Cryptocurrency Exchange for an extensive period of time. To take off your Monero (XMR), go to the tab called “Funds” and mouse click on “Withdraw”. (XMR) Monero can be safely stored using a Wallet, for example MyEtherWallet. (MyEtherWallet Setup Guide)

Locate (XMR) Monero by using the provided drop-down box. Enter the volumen of (XMR) Monero you'd like to withdraw. Take into account the demonstrated fees/minimums. Also make sure you have filled your precise withdraw address.

When you're happy, make a mouse click on “Submit”. You could be requested for phone/email verification before a take off.

Congratulations! You have successfully purchased and safed Monero (XMR) in Svalbard.

That's it!

Withdrawals from Cryptocurrency Exchange can durate anywhere from 1 – 30 minutes (depending on usage of the network). As soon as you have confirmed your withdrawal using Ethplorer.io or Etherscan.io and the (XMR) Monero is safe inside your wallet, you're all done.