7 Simple Steps to Buy Bitcoin on LocalBitcoins


  1. To buy Bitcoin on LocalBitcoins, Signup for free on website, then login to your LocalBitcoins account.
  2. After login, in front page search box type amount fiat currency you are going to buy.
  3. Select an online Bitcoin trade offer and click on Buy button.
  4. On trader’s page you will see more information about the trader and his trade instruction.
  5. Check the amount you are going to buy and type your trade message then click on send trade request.
  6. Pay to the seller based on instructions he was given to you on previous page.
  7. Click on “I have paid” button before the escrow time expires, otherwise your trade request will be cancelled and may lose your payment money!

Some practical advice:

  • You can get more information about traders reputation by clicking on their names in front page of LocalBitcoins.
  • Please pay attention to time mentioned on Confirm the payment window to save your trade.