How to Buy Stellar (XLM) in Afghanistan

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Stellar (XLM) in Afghanistan

Step 1 – Signup to Kraken

You'll first need to buy units of the major coins. Exchanges commonly accept either Bitcoin (BTC) or Ethereum (ETH) in exchange for Altcoins. Click below for registration and receive your welcome Ethereum (ETH) or Bitcoin (BTC).

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

Your ETH (Ethereum) or BTC (Bitcoin) will need to be sent over to an Crypto Trader now. All exchanges have a deposit form that is similar. Stellar (XLM) is obtainable on Binance, so we will use that as an example. Unsure on how to send funds from Coinbase to an Crypto Trader? (Just follow this how-to)

Make sure you have selected the correct coin you would like to deposit.

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

Step 3 – Find Stellar (XLM)

Once your deposit has been affirmed, you will directly have access to your finances and you can start buying and trading. To buy (XLM) Stellar on Binance, you will want to hover over the “Exchange” tab and after that mouse click on “Basic”.

To discover Stellar (XLM), you will need to insert the shortname of the coin (XLM) into the search box, which is marked in the picture. Be certain of having choosen the proper pairing, we've highlighted this also. Click on “XLM/BTC” to continue.

Step 4 – Purchase Stellar (XLM)

After you've spotted (XLM) Stellar, you will be presented with a Price Chart (in the Center of the image) and some Order Books (on the Left of the picture). For now we are going to make our Limit Order.

The “Price” field will be automatically filled with the up-to-date rate Stellar (XLM) was traded for. You can change this to your preferred rate. The “Amount” field is the amount of XLM you wish to purchase. The field with the “Total” tag is the total price in Bitcoin that you will settle for the whole volumen of XLM.

When you're happy, make a mouse click on “Buy XLM”. Your order will be filled when a Seller sells their XLM for the price you offered.

Step 5 – Withdraw Stellar (XLM)

Unless you're trading, best advise is not to keep your crypto on an Exchange for an longer period of time. In order to withdraw your Stellar (XLM), hover over the “Funds” tab and click on “Withdraw”. Stellar (XLM) can be stored securely using a Wallet, for instance MyEtherWallet. (MyEtherWallet Setup Guide)

Find Stellar (XLM) by using the given drop-down box. Put into the quantity of Stellar (XLM) you'd like to withdraw. Don't forget the demonstrated minimus/fees. Also make sure you have filled your right withdraw address.

If you're glad, click on “Submit”. You could be asked for verfication via phone/email before a take off.

Congratulations! You've successfully bought and safed Stellar (XLM) in Afghanistan.

That's it!

Take offs from Crypto Trader can take anywhere from 1 – 30 minutes (depending on network usage). As soon as you've proved your take off using Etherscan.io or Ethplorer.io and the (XLM) Stellar is safe in your wallet, you're done.