How to buy Ethereum Classic (ETC)
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How to Buy Ethereum Classic?
Would you like to buy Ethereum Classic with credit card instantly? Coinmama has you covered! You can now buy ETC by following three simple steps:
Create Your Coinmama Account
Sign up with Coinmama and create your account in just a few minutes! Click on the confirmation link that will be sent to your email at the end of the registration process.
Get Verified to Buy ETC
You must verify your account before buying Ethereum Classic with credit or debit card. You will need to upload your passport, national ID or other documents. Once your documents are processed and approved, you can buy Ethereum Classic instantly for up to 15,000 USD with your credit or debit card.
Place Your Ethereum Classic Order
Log in to the Coinmama account you created in the first step, enter the desired wallet address, fill out the form and buy Ethereum Classic instantly.
Buy Ethereum Classic with Debit Card
Don’t have access to a credit card? No problem. We also give you the option to buy Ethereum Classic with debit card! Coinmama currently accepts payments via Visa and Mastercard. American Express, Discover and PayPal are currently not accepted. Just make sure that the debit card you are using belongs to you.
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Buy Ethereum Classic with Bank Transfer
Coinmama is constantly working to bolster your user experience. You can now buy Ethereum Classic with SEPA Bank Transfer! We currently accept a maximum sum of 12,000 USD per business day, with a bank transfer fee of 0%!
A Brief Introduction to Ethereum Classic
What was known simply as Ethereum, was forked into two versions: "Ethereum Classic" (ETC) and "Ethereum" (ETH) following the hard fork in 2015. After the fork, the new tokens kept the name Ethereum (ETH), and the old tokens were renamed Ethereum Classic (ETC). This digital currency has unlimited supply.
Ethereum Classic is an open-source blockchain-based distributed computing platform and operating system. It’s decentralized Turing-complete virtual machine, the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM), can execute scripts using an international network of public nodes. The classic ether token is traded under the ticker symbol ETC.
Ethereum Classic vs Ethereum
Ethereum Classic shares many similarities with Ethereum, however there are a few differences between these two “sister-cryptocurrencies”.
- ETC stays loyal to the “immutability” of the Ether blockchain.
- ETC is that it isn’t backwards compatible with the ETH Hard Fork.
- ETC is immune to future hard forks, potentially making it less volatile.
Furthermore, every ETC transaction helps Ethereum Classic grow, and if this causes the value of the currency to rise, so will the value of your wallet.
Buying Ethereum Classic with Coinmama is easy. You can buy ETC via your computer at home or by using your smartphone while you are on-the-go. Our industry-leading customer service is available 24/7 to assist you at all times. Our happiness heroes are waiting to help you with your registration, verification or purchase. Let’s get started!