Here comes a post with basics about bitcoins. An important topic is to find good places to buying or selling bitcoins. There are many providers who offering a exchanges or you buy directly from other people via marketplaces. Also here is really important to take only trusted providers.
At the moment it’s still not easy to buy bitcoins with your credit card or PayPal. Those payment methods are good for fraud and can easily be reversed. Most exchanges only accept debit cards or wire transfers. So it is not easy to buy Bitcoins quickly.
Coinbase is the most popular exchange service. The most countries will supported and you can trade with US dollar or Euro.
VirWox is one of the few where you buy bitcoins through Paypal. VirWox is a exchange services for the virtuell currency in the game SecondLife. If you want to buy bitcoin you will need to exchange your money in Linden, this is the virtuell currency of SecondLife. After that you are able to exchange the Linden in Bitcoin.
Xapo is an exchange services with high safety standards. They offer different methods to pay for the bitcoin depending on your location. Also an app for you mobile phone is available.
Bitcoin.de is a marketplace and more of the German-speaking countries. For me one of the most trusted provider. I bought over 50 bitcoins already on bitcoin.de for my bitcoin faucets without any problems.
localBitcoins is a person-to-person bitcoin trading site. People from different countries can exchange their local currency to bitcoins. The site allows users to post advertisements where they state exchange rate and payment methods for buying or selling bitcoins. You reply to these advertisements and agree to meet the person to buy bitcoins with cash, or trade directly with online banking. Bitcoins are placed in LocalBitcoins.com web wallet from where you can pay your bitcoin purchases directly.
More exchange will coming soon. Write me, if you have an interesting and trustful service.
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