How to Buy Bitcoin Gold (BTG)

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

Step 1 – Join CEX.io

You'll first need to buy one of the top-tier coins. Exchanges usually accept either Bitcoin or Ethereum in exchange for any other Cryptocurrency. Click below to register and to get Ethereum or Bitcoin.

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

Your Ethereum or Bitcoin will need to be sent over to an Crypto Exchange now. All exchanges have a deposit form that is identical. Bitcoin Gold (BTG) is obtainable on Binance, so we're going to use that as an illustration. Unsure on how to send funds from Coinbase to an Crypto Exchange? (Follow these easy steps)

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

BTC must be sent to a BTC deposit address, Ethereum to an Ethereum deposit address, etc. In the case you are dealing with a decentralized exchange, like Airswap or DDEX could be unlike (Follow our how-to).

Step 3 – Locate (BTG) Bitcoin Gold

As soon as your deposit has been approved, you'll now have access to your finances and you can launch buying and trading. To buy (BTG) Bitcoin Gold on Binance, you'll want to hover over the tab which is called “Exchange” and mouse click on “Basic”.

To locate (BTG) Bitcoin Gold, you'll need to put the shortname of the coin (BTG) into the search box, which is highlighted in the image. Make sure you have selected the correct pairing, we have highlighted this also. Click on “BTG/BTC” to proceed.

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Step 4 – Acquisition of (BTG) Bitcoin Gold

As soon as you have located (BTG) Bitcoin Gold, you'll be given a Price Chart (in the Center of the picture) and a few Order Books (on the Left of the picture). For now we're going to make our own Limit Order.

The field with the “Price” tag will be filled automatically with the most latest price (BTG) Bitcoin Gold was traded for. This can be changed to your favoured rate. The field with the “Amount” tag is the amount of BTG you wish to purchase. The field with the “Total” tag is the whole price in Bitcoin that you will settle for the whole amount of BTG.

When you're happy, click on “Buy BTG”. Your plan will be filled as soon as a Vender trades their BTG for the price you submitted.

Step 5 – Withdraw (BTG) Bitcoin Gold

Unless you're regularly trading, you should never keepyour crypto coins on an Cryptocurrency Exchange for an longer period of time. To take off your (BTG) Bitcoin Gold, go to the tab called “Funds” and mouse click on “Withdraw”. (BTG) Bitcoin Gold can be stored securely using a Wallet, e.g. MyEtherWallet. (MyEtherWallet Setup Guide)

Locate (BTG) Bitcoin Gold by using the provided drop-down box. Drop in the amount of (BTG) Bitcoin Gold you'd like to take off. Don't forget the shown minimus/fees. Also make sure you have entered your correct withdraw address.

If you're glad, click “Submit”. You may be asked for verfication via email/phone before a take off.

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Congratulations! You have successfully purchased and stored (BTG) Bitcoin Gold.

That's it!

Take offs from Crypto Exchange can take anywhere from 1 – 30 minutes (depending on usage of the network). As soon as you've confirmed your withdrawal with Etherscan.io or Ethplorer.io and the (BTG) Bitcoin Gold is safe within your wallet, you're all done.