How to Buy Bitcoin in France

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Bitcoin in France

Step 1

Sign up to Coinmama

Use the following button for signing up at Coinmama.

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

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

Step 2

Verify your identity


In order to buy Bitcoin (BTC) with USD or EUR, you have to provide your country, date of birth, name and phone number as well as extra support documents which verify your personal identity.

The supporting documents are a valid photo ID, like Passport, Drivers license or National identity card (front + back) and sometimes as well Proof of Residence Document like Credit card statement, Utility bill(water, electricity, gas, internet, phone), Payroll statement -or- Official salary document from employer, Residence certificate or Tax document.


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

Step 3

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


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

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

As soon as your fiat currency strikes your account, that amount will be converted to Bitcoin.

With your account you’ll as well have access to charting tools, and 24-hour support.

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

Congrats! You've successfully purchased and safed Bitcoin in France.

That's it!

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