How to Buy Fantom in 3 Simple Steps
Create your free Kraken account
Provide your email address, country of residence and secure your account with a strong password
Connect your funding method
Connect your card or bank account after Kraken verifies your account
Buy FTM with as little as $10
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Why Buy Fantom?
You may want to buy FTM if you want to:
Diversify your cryptocurrency portfolio
Support the development of scalable smart contract platform
Pay for services across Fantom’s ecosystem of decentralized applications
Earn staking rewards and have a voice in the development of Fantom
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What Is FTM?
Fantom is a smart contract platform which aims to solve blockchain scalability and security challenges with an innovative consensus mechanism called Lachesis. Fantom aims to allow blockchain developers to build and deploy decentralized applications (dApps) more efficiently.
FTM is the native cryptocurrency of the Fantom blockchain and allows token holders to pay for transactions and services on the network.
Want to dive deeper? Read Kraken’s What Is Fantom? (FTM) to learn more.
Why buy Fantom with Kraken?
With more than a decade of experience, Kraken has established itself as a pillar of the cryptocurrency industry. While we have grown to now offer over 100 cryptocurrencies, we remain one of the best places to buy FTM.
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How to buy Fantom with a credit card or bank account on the Kraken app
The official Kraken app is the perfect way for you to conveniently buy or sell FTM from the palm of your hand. You can buy Fantom from anywhere as soon as you:
- Download our app from Google Play or the iOS App Store
- Create your account in minutes
- Connect your bank account or credit card
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How Much FTM Can I Buy With Kraken?
You can buy Fantom on Kraken with as little as $10 since each FTM is divisible into smaller units. While you do not need to execute larger orders, Kraken’s advanced price discovery and execution technology helps offer some of the best rates of any cryptocurrency exchange.
Your verification level determines what you can do with your Kraken account. This can be located by signing into your account, selecting your name in the upper right and then selecting Get Verified. You will then see highlighted your current (pending or verified) level.
Dollar cost averaging is a popular strategy that allows you to invest in an asset at regular time intervals, regardless of its price. This sort of strategy is designed to help build wealth over time while minimizing the impact of unpredictable price changes.
How to Keep Your FTM Investment Safe
Kraken works hard to protect your FTM
When you buy Fantom with Kraken, your crypto is automatically stored in our hot wallet — an accessible but highly secure place to keep your FTM safe.
Kraken allows you to hold your own FTM
Our rigorous security standards ensure that our users’ crypto is always safe on our platform. However, if you want to hold or transfer your Fantom, Kraken allows you to take full custody of your FTM in the wallet of your choice, unlike many other fintech services.
What Can I Do With Fantom After I Buy It?
- Participate in the governance of the Fantom ecosystem
- Stake tokens to earn rewards paid in FTM for helping to secure the network
- Pay for fees when using the Fantom blockchain
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