How to Set Up a Cryptocurrency Wallet in New Zealand
To own cryptocurrency, you must first have a place to store it! ?
This is the purpose of a cryptocurrency wallet, AKA your own cryptocurrency bank account.
You have several choices for crypto wallets in New Zealand, but the purpose of this article is to make setting one up as easy as possible for you. For this reason, we are going to go with Exodus wallet, which is multicurrency, super sleek, easy to use and very popular – and did I mention it’s free?!
You can see our review of Exodus wallet here.
Exodus holds the following currencies:
- Bitcoin Cash
- Stellar Lumens
- Binance Coin
- And more
So where to start? ?
Your first point of action would be to head to the Exodus Website and download the wallet onto your computer.
You can find a link to their website here: https://www.exodus.io/download/
Once Exodus is installed, click on the downloaded file and the Exodus installer will do the rest.
Now that you’ve Installed Exodus, you will be able to browse through the various cryptocurrencies that Exodus lets you store.
This includes the majority of the top 10 largest cryptocurrencies, plus way more.
You’re probably wondering how can you send and receive cryptocurrency – as you will need to receive crypto to buy it in the first place. ?
The GIF below will show you how to get from the front page of Exodus to the part of the wallet where you can receive cryptocurrency:
What you can see me doing above is me copying my ‘public address‘, which is the series of numbers which people can send you crypto with.
Below is an example of me using my public address while placing an order with Easy Crypto, NZ’s safest, easiest and fastest place to buy and sell cryptocurrency. We also have the best broker prices in NZ too!
If you don’t know what cryptocurrencies you should buy, you can click here for a rundown on the three that most people buy and why.