How to buy Litecoin
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 Litecoin purchase
Buy Litecoin with as little as $10.
In the past 24 hours, Kraken clients bought 86.667 LTC worth $ 6.376.973.
Why buy Litecoin with Kraken?
Kraken offers a safe and easy way to get started with crypto. Use our flexible payment methods to instantly buy Litecoin with a credit card, debit card, bank transfer, and more.
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Dollar cost average your Litecoin purchases with recurring buys on the Kraken mobile app and get $10 when you refer a friend to Kraken.
Litecoin is a BTC fork with faster transaction confirmations. Litecoin (LTC) was released in 2011 as a fork of Bitcoin with the primary difference being a decreased block processing time, 2.5 minutes as opposed to Bitcoin's 10 minutes, allowing for faster confirmation of transactions. Litecoin also features improved storage efficiency and a slightly different proof-of-work mining mechanism than Bitcoin.
What can you do with Litecoin?
With Kraken, you can do more with Litecoin. From making your first trade, to collecting NFTs and utilizing our advanced Litecoin 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 Litecoin instantly?
Yes, it only takes a few clicks to buy and sell Litecoin after you connect your funding method.
How much does it cost to buy 1 Litecoin?
At the current market rate, it costs $ 73,58 to purchase one LTC. Kraken makes it easy to buy Litecoin in minutes.
Can I buy Litecoin with a credit card?
Yes, you can buy Litecoin 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 Litecoin
You can trade Litecoin by first creating a Kraken account. Next, deposit or purchase the amount of LTC to open your position. Once your account is funded, select your desired LTC trading pair and start trading Litecoin.
Can I buy $100 worth of Litecoin?
Yes, Kraken offers a secure and easy to buy $100 worth of Litecoin. At its current price, $100 equals 1,36 LTC.
Is Litecoin safe to buy?
The Litecoin price can change dramatically based on market conditions. While Litecoin is among the most popular cryptocurrencies in the market, you should do your own research on Litecoin before buying.
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