How to Buy Bitcoin in Uruguay

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

Step 1

Sign up for a Coinmama account

Use the following link for creating an account 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 data is safe.

Step 2

Verification of your account


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

Those supporting documents are a valid photo ID, like National identity card (front + back), Passport or Drivers license and sometimes as well Proof of Residence Document like Bank statement, Residence certificate or Tax document.


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

Step 3

Commence purchasing Bitcoin by depositing EUR or USD


Staking your account with fiat currencies, like EUR or USD for trading can be done in a number of ways, which includes domestic wire transfers, SWIFT and SEPA or creditcard.

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

After your fiat currency arrives in your account, that amount will be converted to Bitcoin.

Alongside your account you’ll as well have access to charting tools and global support.

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

Congratulations! You have successfully bought and stored Bitcoin in Uruguay.

That's it!

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