How to Buy Ethereum in Costa Rica

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Ethereum in Costa Rica

Step 1

Sign up for a Coinmama account

Use the following link for signing up at Coinmama.

Supply an email address, pick out a username, and pick a secure, strong password.

The infrastructure and webpage of Coinmama is secure and fast, so you're personal info is safe.

Step 2

Verification of your identity


In order to buy ETH with fiat currencies, like USD or EUR, you have to provide your name, date of birth, country and phone number alongside with extra support documents which verify your personal identity.

Those supporting documents are a valid ID, like Passport, Drivers license or National identity card (front + back) and sometimes as well Proof of Residence Document like Utility bill(water, electricity, gas, internet, phone), Insurance statement, Tax document or Residence certificate.


Such an verfication of identity is there to stop identity theft or fraud.

Step 3

Begin purchasing BTC by depositing fiat currencies, like USD or EUR


Funding your account with EUR or USD for trading can be done distinct ways, including SWIFT, SEPA and domestic wire transfers or creditcard.

The option you select will be based on your preference and location.

Once your fiat currency strikes your account, that amount will be converted to Ethereum.

With your account you will as well have access to charting tools, 24-hour global client support, leveraged trading and advanced order types.

For recieving BTC you'll also need to have a wallet.

Congrats! You have successfully purchased and safed Ethereum in Costa Rica.

That's it!

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