How to Buy Monero (XMR) in Tonga

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

Step 1 – Signup to Kraken

You will first need to purchase one of the major currencies. Exchanges commonly accept either Bitcoin (BTC) or Ethereum (ETH) in exchange for Altcoins. Follow the Link below to register and receive your welcome Ethereum (ETH) or Bitcoin (BTC).

Step 2 – Transfer Your Ethereum or Bitcoin to an Cryptocurrency Exchange

Your ETH (Ethereum) or BTC (Bitcoin) has to be sent over to an Cryptocurrency Exchange now. Every exchange has a deposit form that is alike. Monero (XMR) is accessible on Binance, so we're going to use that as an example. Unsure on how to send Coinbase funds to an Crypto Exchange? (Follow this how-to)

Make sure you have selected the exact coin you want to deposit.

Bitcoin must be sent to a BTC deposit address, Ethereum to an Ethereum deposit address, and so on. In the case you are working with a decentralized exchange, such as Airswap or DDEX could be opposed (Follow our how-to).

Step 3 – Find (XMR) Monero

As soon as your deposit has been verified, you will now have access to your assets and you can commence buying and trading. To purchase Monero (XMR) on Binance, you'll want to go to the “Exchange” tab and after that click on “Basic”.

To discover (XMR) Monero, you will need to put the cointype (XMR) into the search-box, which is marked in the graphic. Make sure you have choosen the correct grouping, we've highlighted this also. Click on “XMR/BTC” to advance.

Step 4 – Acquisition of Monero (XMR)

Once you've spotted (XMR) Monero, you'll be presented with a Chart with Prices (in the Center of the image) and a few Order Books (on the Left of the picture). Next we are going to create our Limit Order.

The “Price” field will be filled with the recent price Monero (XMR) was sold for. This can be changed to your preferred rate. The field with the “Amount” tag is the amount of XMR you wish to purchase. The field with the “Total” tag is the whole price in BTC that you'll pay for the complete volumen of XMR.

When you're glad, make a mouse click on “Buy XMR”. Your plan will be filled when a Vender trades their XMR for the price you introduced.

Step 5 – Withdraw Monero (XMR)

Unless you're regularly trading, never keep your crypto coins on an Crypto Trader for an longer time period. In order to withdraw your (XMR) Monero, go to the tab called “Funds” and mouse click on “Withdraw”. Monero (XMR) can be safely stored using a Wallet, for instance MyEtherWallet. (MyEtherWallet Setup Guide)

Find Monero (XMR) by using the given drop-down box. Drop in the amount of (XMR) Monero you would like to withdraw. Take into account the displayed fees/minimums. Also make sure you have entered your right withdraw address.

If you're glad, make a mouse click on “Submit”. You may be asked for phone/email verification before a withdrawal.

Kudos! You have successfully bought and safed Monero (XMR) in Tonga.

That's it!

Withdrawals from Cryptocurrency Exchange can durate between 1 – 30 minutes (depending on usage of the network). Once you have confirmed your withdrawal using Ethplorer.io or Etherscan.io and the Monero (XMR) is stored inside your wallet, you are all done.