How to Buy Ethereum in Russia

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

Step 1

Create a Coinmama account

Use the following button for signing up at Coinmama.

Use an email address, choose a username, and use a secure, strong password.

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

Step 2

Verify your identity


In order to buy Ethereum with fiat currencies, like EUR or USD, you have to provide your country, date of birth, name and phone number alongside with extra support documents verifying your 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 Bank statement, Credit card statement, Insurance statement, Residence certificate or Tax document.


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

Step 3

Commence buying BTC by depositing EUR or USD


Funding your account with USD or EUR for exchanging can be done distinct ways, which includes domestic wire transfers, SWIFT and SEPA or debitcard.

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

Immediately after your fiat currency arrives in your account, that amount will be converted to ETH.

With your account you will also have access to charting tools and global support.

For buying BTC you will also need to have a wallet.

Congratulations! You have successfully purchased and safed Ethereum in Russia.

That's it!

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