How to buy Filecoin
Create your free Kraken account
Provide your email address & country of residence.
Connect a funding method
Fund your account with your preferred payment method.
Complete your Filecoin purchase
Buy Filecoin with as little as $10.
In the past 24 hours, Kraken clients bought 516,147 FIL worth $2,678,804.
Why buy Filecoin with Kraken?
Kraken offers a safe and easy way to get started with crypto. Use our flexible payment methods to instantly buy Filecoin with a credit card, debit card, bank transfer, and more.
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Dollar cost average your Filecoin purchases with recurring buys on the Kraken mobile app and get $10 when you refer a friend to Kraken.
Filecoin is a decentralized cloud storage network. Filecoin uses cryptographic proofs to guarantee that any data it stores remains secure and unchanged over time. The network works on supply and demand principles where miners compete to host files on a global marketplace. In return for their storage space, the providers are rewarded with FIL cryptocurrency.
What can you do with Filecoin?
With Kraken, you can do more with Filecoin. From making your first trade, to collecting NFTs and utilizing our advanced Filecoin pro trading tools, all the Kraken features you need are backed by our world-class security and 24/7 support.
Can I buy and sell Filecoin instantly?
Yes, it only takes a few clicks to buy and sell Filecoin after you connect your funding method.
How much does it cost to buy 1 Filecoin?
At the current market rate, it costs $5.19 to purchase one FIL. Kraken makes it easy to buy Filecoin in minutes.
Can I buy Filecoin with a credit card?
Yes, you can buy Filecoin with a Mastercard or Visa credit card on Kraken. We offer several different ways to fund your account with cash or cryptocurrency.
How to trade Filecoin
You can trade Filecoin by first creating a Kraken account. Next, deposit or purchase the amount of FIL to open your position. Once your account is funded, select your desired FIL trading pair and start trading Filecoin.
Can I buy $100 worth of Filecoin?
Yes, Kraken offers a secure and easy to buy $100 worth of Filecoin. At its current price, $100 equals 19.27 FIL.
Is Filecoin safe to buy?
The Filecoin price can change dramatically based on market conditions. While Filecoin is among the most popular cryptocurrencies in the market, you should do your own research on Filecoin before buying.
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