Open an account
1. Go to Uphold website https://uphold.com/signup
2. Insert your email address and create a new password. Choose whether you are an individual or a business. Choose your country of residence. Click “Next”.
3. Fill in your personal information. Then click “Next”.
4. An email was sent to you. Check your email to confirm your email address.
5. Congratulations! You have created an account in Uphold.
Verify your Account
It is necessary to verify your account in order to buy bitcoins in Uphold.
1. Log into your account on https://uphold.com/dashboard and Click on “BECOME A VERIFIED MEMBER” button.
2. Click on “BECOME A VERIFIED MEMBER” button.
3. Click on “START” button.
4. Submit your address and click on the “NEXT” button.
5. Choose the country where your ID Document was issued and click on the “NEXT” button.
6. Select ID (Passport, Identity card, Driver’s license) type. Make sure to upload the correct documents and photos otherwise you will not be approved by the platform.
Once your account is verified, you can now buy Bitcoins.
Link your Bank Account
1. Click on the link below that will give you the guidance on how to link your Bank Account.
1. Once you have linked your Bank account. Click on “OVERVIEW” button and select “BTC Card”.
2. Click on “ADD FUNDS”.
3. Now click on “From your Bank Account”.
4. Click on the bank account you already linked.
5. Write down the required amount (not more than 500 USD per day), choose “USD”, accept the “terms and conditions” and then click on “CONFIRM”.
P.S: This can take about 5 days for the amount to be credited.