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How to Buy Bitcoin Gold (BTG)

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Bitcoin Gold (BTG)

Step 1 – Signup to CEX.io

In the beginning you'll need to purchase units of the major currencies. Exchanges usually accept either Ethereum or Bitcoin in exchange for Altcoins. Click below for registration and receive your Ethereum or Bitcoin.

Binance Signup
Step 2 – Send Your Bitcoin (BTC) or Ethereum (ETH) to an Crypto Exchange

Your Ethereum or Bitcoin has to be sent over to an Crypto Exchange now. Every exchange has a deposit form that is alike. Bitcoin Gold (BTG) is obtainable on Binance, so we're going to use that as an example. Not sure on how to send funds from Coinbase to an Crypto Exchange? (Follow this guide)

Make sure you have selected the correct coin you wish to deposit.

Bitcoin must be sent to a Bitcoin deposit address, ETH to an ETH deposit address, etc. If you are working with a decentralized exchange, such as Airswap or DDEX could be divergent (Follow our manual).

Step 3 – Locate Bitcoin Gold (BTG)

As soon as your deposit has been affirmed, you'll directly have access to your finances and you can commence purchasing and trading. To purchase Bitcoin Gold (BTG) on Binance, you'll want to go to the tab which is called “Exchange” and click on “Basic”.

To locate Bitcoin Gold (BTG), you'll need to put the shortname of the coin (BTG) into the search-box, which is marked in the graphic. Make sure you have choosen the right pairing, we have marked this too. Click on “BTG/BTC” to go ahead.

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Step 4 – Buying Bitcoin Gold (BTG)

Once you have spotted Bitcoin Gold (BTG), you will be presented with a Price Chart (in the Center of the image) and some Order Books (on the Left of the image). Next we're creating our own Limit Order.

The ”Price” field will be automatically filled with the most up-to-date price Bitcoin Gold (BTG) was sold for. This can be changed to your favoured rate. The ”Amount” field is the amount of BTG you like to purchase. The field with the “Total” tag is the aggregated price in Bitcoin that you'll pay for the whole amount of BTG.

If you are satisfied, make a mouse click on “Buy BTG”. Your order will be filled when a Vendor trades their BTG for the price you introduced.

Step 5 – Withdraw Bitcoin Gold (BTG)

Unless you're trading, never keep your coins on an Crypto Trader for an extensive time frame. To withdraw your Bitcoin Gold (BTG), go to the tab called “Funds” and click on “Withdraw”. Bitcoin Gold (BTG) can be safely stored using a Wallet, e.g. MyEtherWallet. (MyEtherWallet Setup Guide)

Locate Bitcoin Gold (BTG) by using the given drop-down box. Put into the quantity of Bitcoin Gold (BTG) you'd like to withdraw. Don't forget the demonstrated fees/minimums. Also make sure you have filled your precise withdraw address.

When you're happy, click on “Submit”. You may be asked for phone/email verification before a take off.

Congrats! You have successfully bought and safed Bitcoin Gold (BTG).

That's it!

Take offs from Cryptocurrency Exchange can durate between 1 – 30 minutes (rely on usage of the network). As soon as you have proved your withdrawal with Etherscan.io or Ethplorer.io and the Bitcoin Gold (BTG) is stored within your wallet, you're all done.

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