How to Buy USD Coin (USDC) in Sint Maarten

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy USD Coin (USDC) in Sint Maarten

Step 1 – Join Coinbase and get 10$ for free

You'll first need to buy units of the major coins. Exchanges normally accept either Ethereum or Bitcoin in exchange for Altcoins. Follow the Link below to register and getting your welcome 10$.

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

Your Ethereum (ETH) or Bitcoin (BTC) will need to be sent over to an Crypto Exchange now. All exchanges have a deposit form that is alike. USD Coin (USDC) is available on Binance, so we will use that as an sample. Not sure on how to send Coinbase funds to an Crypto Trader? (Follow this how-to)

Make sure you have chosen the right coin you wish to deposit.

BTC must be sent to a BTC deposit address, ETH to an Ethereum deposit address, and so forth. In the case you are using a decentralized exchange, like Airswap or DDEX could be divergent (Just follow our manual).

Step 3 – Find USD Coin (USDC)

As soon as your deposit has been confirmed, you will directly have access to your finances and you can start purchasing and trading. To invest in USD Coin (USDC) on Binance, you'll want to go to the tab which is called “Exchange” and click on “Basic”.

To spot USD Coin (USDC), you will need to insert the cointype (USDC) into the search box, which is marked in the picture. Be certain of having selected the right pairing, we have highlighted this also. Click on “USDC/BTC” to advance.

Step 4 – Buy USD Coin (USDC)

Once you've located (USDC) USD Coin, 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 creating our Limit Order.

The field with the “Price” tag will be filled with the most up-to-date price USD Coin (USDC) was traded for. You can change this to your favoured price. The “Amount” field is the amount of USDC you like to purchase. The field with the “Total” tag is the whole price in Bitcoin that you will settle for the complete quantity of USDC.

When you're happy, make a mouse click on “Buy USDC”. Your order will be filled as soon as a Vendor trades their USDC for the price you introduced.

Step 5 – Withdraw (USDC) USD Coin

Unless you're regularly trading, best advise is not to keep your crypto on an Exchange for an longer time period. To take off your (USDC) USD Coin, go to the “Funds” tab and mouse click on “Withdraw”. USD Coin (USDC) can be safely stored using a Wallet, for example MyEtherWallet. (MyEtherWallet Setup Guide)

Find USD Coin (USDC) by using the provided drop-down box. Put into the amount of USD Coin (USDC) you'd like to take off. Take into account the presented fees/minimums. Also make sure you have filled your right withdraw address.

When you are satisfied, make a mouse click on “Submit”. You could be requested for email/phone verification ahead of a take off.

Congrats! You have successfully purchased and safed USD Coin (USDC) in Sint Maarten.

That's it!

Take offs from Cryptocurrency Exchange can take between 1 – 30 minutes (depending on usage of the network). Once you have proved your withdrawal with Ethplorer.io or Etherscan.io and the (USDC) USD Coin is stored inside your wallet, you are all done.