How to buy cryptocurrency with Skrill
Skrill lets you buy and sell cryptocurrencies instantly. No additional verification is required, which means starting out is hassle-free.
Cryptocurrencies are unregulated in the UK. Capital Gains Tax or other taxes may apply. The value of investments is variable and can go down as well as up.
How to buy crypto in five easy steps
1. Deposit money to your Skrill account
Because you buy crypto using the money in your Skrill wallet, you first need to fund your account.
There are lots of payment options available when adding money to buy crypto, including by card, bank transfer and various alternative payment methods.
2. Go to the crypto tab
From your home screen dashboard, select Crypto from the left-side navigation.
3. Select a cryptocurrency you would like to buy
Go to the ‘Market data’ tab, choose the cryptocurrency in which you are interested and click the Trade button.
4. Enter how much you want to spend
Skrill will show you 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.
5. Double-check and confirm your crypto payment
Double-check the exchange rate and the amount. If happy to proceed, select ‘Confirm’ to complete the transaction.
Why buy cryptocurrency with Skrill?
Instantly convert 40 fiat currencies into cryptocurrency and take advantage of price movements right away.
100 payment options
Skrill offers over 100 secure payment methods, so you can fund your crypto transaction however suits you.
More fiat, more crypto
Exchange from your local currency to 40+ different cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin.