Resources

Useful tools and resources to launch you into your Crypto journey

Here are some of our most valuable resources that we ourselves use and therefore highly recommend.
They are very reputable and well-respected in the Crypto industry.

DISCLAIMER: Some links are Affiliate links​

WHERE TO BUY CRYPTOCURRENCIES IN SOUTH AFRICA?

As a South African, where can I buy Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies?

We recommend VALR and LUNO.

These exchanges allow for the easy buying and selling of Bitcoin (BTC) and other leading Cryptocurrencies with South African Rands (ZAR). There are a few requirements to get set up and we can help you with them. 

If you are already familiar with how to buy and sell Bitcoin/Crypto – these exchanges do also allow for trading in Bitcoin and other leading Cryptocurrencies.

• Desktop application
• KYC (FICA) process required before purchasing Crypto
• Multiple Cryptocurrencies to buy and sell
• Safe and Secure

• Desktop & Mobile application
• KYC (FICA) process required before purchasing Crypto
• Limited to 3 Cryptocurrencies to buy and sell
• Safe and Secure

WHERE TO BUY CRYPTOCURRENCIES INTERNATIONALLY?

Larger international Crypto exchanges list many different coins.

Our recommended exchanges are well-known and well-respected: Binance and Changelly.

• Desktop and mobile application
• Low fees
• Multiple Cryptocurrencies to buy and sell
• Safe and Secure
• Buy with a credit card

• Desktop and mobile application
• Fast transactions
• Can purchase or exchange 150+ Cryptocurrencies
• High security
• Buy with a credit card

WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE ABOUT CRYPTOCURRENCIES?

There are many online platforms and articles that can add to your knowledge. Knowing which ones are the best is the challenge.

We can advise you in this regard, and provide practical advice that will reward you in the real world.

HOW TO STORE YOUR CRYPTOCURRENCIES SECURELY?

Having your Bitcoin and Crypto stored on online exchanges has its risks.

For this reason, we recommend hard (or cold) wallets like Ledger or Trezor to protect your Crypto assets from hackers.

These are physical USB-like devices used to store your Cryptocurrency, by storing your private keys securely.

• Latest model uses Bluetooth
• Stores a large number of different Cryptocurrencies

• Secures digital assets offline
• Stores a large number of different Cryptocurrencies

HOW MANY CRYPTOCURRENCIES ARE THERE?

How many different types of Cryptocurrencies are there?

There are over 2000 different Cryptocurrencies!

The more well-known and established names of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin Ripple, Dash, EOS, Neo, ZCash, Monero, Cardano, Omisego and Dogecoin to the lesser-known names like IOTA, Cosmas, Decred, Lisk, Waves, Augur, Zilliqa, Golem, Electroneum and Siacoin. Visit www.coinmarketcap.com to see them all!