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How to buy crypto with Skrill

Instantly buy, hold, and convert cryptocurrencies. No additional verification is required, which means starting out is hassle-free.

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Deposit money in the Skrill app


Deposit funds into your account

Because you buy crypto using the money in your Skrill account, you first need to ensure you have sufficient funds in your account.

Crypto dashboard in the Skrill app


Go to the crypto tab

From your home screen, select the tab labelled ‘Trade’.

Before you could start trading cryptocurrencies, we’ll ask you to accept the associated risks and our terms of use.

Crypto dashboard in the Skrill app


Select a cryptocurrency

Go to the ‘Market data’ tab, choose the cryptocurrency in which you are interested and click the purple button labelled Trade.

Crypto exchange rate in the Skrill app


Enter how much you want to spend

You are now shown a live exchange rate.

When you enter how much you wish to spend, Skrill will automatically calculate the amount you receive based on this rate.

Confirmation action to buy cryptocurrency in the Skrill app


Double-check and confirm

Double-check the exchange rate and the amount. If you’re happy to proceed, select “Confirm” to complete the transaction.

Download the Skrill app

Buy and sell crypto anytime and anywhere with the Skrill app. It’s never been simpler to become a Skriller and make your money move. Download our app today.

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The Cryptocurrency service is only available to Skrill USA members located in Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, US Virgin Islands, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington DC, Washington State, West Virginia, Wisconsin & Wyoming.

Your use of the Skrill Cryptocurrency service is subject to the Cryptocurrency Terms of Use.

You should also familiarise yourself with the Cryptocurrency Risk Statement.

At the current time, only deposits made with ACH can be used for the Cryptocurrency service.