Many users inquire whether or not they can use a debit card or a credit card to purchase Bitcoin (BTC) on ShapeShift. The short answer is yes.
Using our integrated version of Simplex, you can purchase Bitcoin using your debit card or your credit card. You will see a button on ShapeShift.io that looks like this:
You cannot purchase other cryptocurrencies, but there is no need to worry! You can take these steps to receive the coin that you desire.
- Purchase your Bitcoin using our integrated version of Simplex.
- Using ShapeShift.io, start and complete a Bitcoin > Desired Coin exchange.
- Once complete, your Bitcoin will be shifted to the cryptocurrency that you wanted!
For a full list of the cryptocurrencies that we offer, visit ShapeShift.io and start an exchange!