How to Buy Ethereum in Korea

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Ethereum in Korea

Step 1

Join Coinmama

Use the following button for signing up at Coinmama.

Provide an email address, take a username, and use a secure, strong password.

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

Step 2

Verification of your identity


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

Those supporting documents are a valid ID, like Driver license or Passport and sometimes also Proof of Residence Document like Bank statement, Utility bill(water, electricity, gas, internet, phone), Tax document or Residence certificate.


The reason for this strict verification is to prevent identity theft or fraud.

Step 3

Commence ordering BTC by depositing fiat currencies, like EUR or USD


Staking your account with fiat currencies, like USD or EUR for swaping can be done distinct ways, which includes domestic wire transfers, SEPA and SWIFT and debitcard.

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

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

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

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

Congrats! You have successfully purchased and stored Ethereum in Korea.

That's it!

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