How to buy cryptocurrency part 1

It can be hard to navigate the world of cryptocurrency. There’s lots of information out there some real and some fake. This guide is to give you an idea of the places you can buy cryptocurrency, what to look out for to avoid scams and the countries that have banned any buying and selling of cryptocurrency.

Top 3 Exchanges you can use to buy Cryptocurrency


Currently one of the most popular exchanges in the UK and US is Coinbase. All tradable assets are covered by the FCA in the UK and compliant with US money regulations.


A popular exchange with an attractive fee structure, they also provide many guides on how to buy different currencies and more information on those currencies.


A very popular platform that people use to buy cryptocurrency. Be careful because they’re not compliant yet with the FCA in the UK.

There are many cryptocurrency exchanges available however I have focused on the most popular and safest exchanges that I have used. Coinmarket cap offers a list of the most popular exchanges.

**Please note I am not a financial advisor. I will not and cannot be held liable for any actions you take as a result of anything you read here. Conduct your own due diligence, or consult a licensed financial advisor or broker before making any and all investment decisions.