How to buy Litecoin

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    What you’ll learn

  • Where and how you can buy Litecoin.

    We’ve included detailed instructions to make it easier for you.

  • Some market stats about Litecoin.

    We’ve also included other research opportunities you may be interested in.

  • Other crypto similar to Litecoin.

    And how to buy other crypto assets.

Price of Litecoin (24H)

$80.51

-3.63%

Introduction

When it comes to buying crypto, there are a lot of factors that come into play, such as location and protocol. Fortunately, you can buy Litecoin on Coinbase’s centralized exchange. It’s quick, secure, and easy. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to buy Litecoin.

Step-by-step

  1. 1

    Create a Coinbase account

    Sign up or download the Coinbase app and start the sign up process. You will need a valid ID and may be asked for proof of address in order to transact, so be sure to have those ready. Verifying your ID may take longer than a few minutes, depending on where you live.

  1. 2

    Add a payment method

    Tap on the payment method box and connect a payment method. You can use a bank account, debit card or initiate a wire.

  1. 3

    Start a trade

    On Coinbase.com, select Buy & Sell. On Coinbase mobile app, tap the ( + ) Buy on the Home tab.

  1. 4

    Select Litecoin from list of assets

    On Coinbase.com, click the Buy panel to search and select Litecoin. On Coinbase mobile app, search for Litecoin by typing “Litecoin” into the search bar. When you see Litecoin appear in the results, tap it to open up the purchase screen.

  1. 5

    Enter the amount you want to buy

    Use the number pad to input the amount you want to spend in your local currency. The app will automatically convert that into a Litecoin amount. You can tap the arrow buttons to the right of the amount of money you want to spend to switch the number to the equivalent amount of Litecoin

  1. 6

    Finalize your purchase of Litecoin

    Tap “Preview buy” when ready. You’ll be shown the details of your purchase. Make sure everything looks good and then confirm your purchase by clicking “Buy now”.

  1. 7

    Done

    Once the order processes, you’ll be taken to the confirmation screen. That’s it, you’ve bought Litecoin.

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Research

Litecoin is on the rise this week.

The price of Litecoin has risen by 5.99% in the past 7 days. The price declined by 3.63% in the last 24 hours. In just the past hour, the price grew by 0.16%. The current price is $80.51 per LTC. Litecoin is 80.51% below the all time high of $412.96.

Market cap

$5.8B

Volume (24h)

$731.4M

Circulating supply

71.8M LTC

Trending assets

Assets with the biggest change in unique page views on coinbase.com over the past 24 hours.

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