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Getting Started

BTC Exchange is the most Safe and Simple Decentralized Peer-to-Peer Exchange to buy and sell bitcoin. We are committed to providing you with the most reliable, safe, secure and simple way to buy and sell bitcoin. Both Buyer and Seller are protected by Escrow which assures that the buyer or seller only fully releases their transaction only after the other part has honoured its transaction. Traders are always bidding to provide the most competitive rates in real-time and our friendly customer engagement team are dedicated to providing you with the highest level of service.

Buy Bitcoin

If you want to simply and safely buy bitcoin then BTC Exchange is the one for you. To buy bitcoins in a few clicks simply sign up and follow the simple steps below:

  • Visit the Buy or Sell page and click to buy from your preferred Trader;
  • Double check to confirm your Bitcoin wallet, fill in and submit the amount you wish to buy;
  • Wait for the Trader to quickly respond, then make your transfer to the provided escrow bank account provided and mark the transaction as paid (Only EFT allowed and no physical deposits allowed);
  • Wait for the Trader to quickly send the bitcoin amount to your personal Bitcoin Wallet and only then release the Escrow;
  • Upon the Trader receiving funds from Escrow the Trader will confirm receipt and the trade is completed.

If the trade doesn’t go as planned you can always dispute the Trade and our friendly customer engagement team are always here to resolve the dispute. After you release the Escrow, the transaction can no longer be disputed.

If you don’t have a personal Bitcoin Wallet our friendly customer engagement team are here to help you securely and conveniently open one.

Sell Bitcoin

If you want to simply and reliably sell your bitcoins then BTC Exchange is the one for you. To sell bitcoins simply sign up and follow the simple steps below:

  • Visit the Buy or Sell page, click Sell Bitcoin tab then click to sell to your preferred Trader;
  • Double check to confirm your Bank Acc details, fill in and submit the amount you wish to sell;
  • Wait for the Trader to quickly transfer the ZAR amount to Escrow and only after funds are escrowed send the bitcoin amount to the Trader’s wallet address provided;
  • Wait for the Trader to receive the bitcoin amount and for the Escrow to be immediately released into your personal local bank account of your chosen preference;
  • Upon receiving the released ZAR amount confirm receipt and the trade is completed.

If the trade doesn’t go as planned you can always dispute the Trade and our friendly customer engagement team are always here to resolve the dispute. After you send bitcoin, the transaction can no longer be cancelled.

Open a Bitcoin Wallet

If you would like to assistance in opening a Bitcoin Wallet we recommend visiting our Bitcoin-Wallet Assist page. Here you will get information on how to open a Bitcoin Wallet and support from our friendly customer engagement team.

Introduction to Bitcoin

If you are new and about to explore bitcoin then we strongly suggest you visit our Introduction to Bitcoin page. Here you will get a better understanding of the origins and basics of using bitcoin.