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Pro Wide coverage
CEX.IO provides services in 99% countries across the globe, including 24 states in the US.
Except for the following countries which are restricted for credit card purchases: Iceland, Vietnam, Afghanistan, Algeria, Bahrain, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and Yemen.
The following countries are restricted from buying with bank transfer: Afghanistan, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Iran, Iraq, Kenya, Liberia, Libya, Guinea, São Tomé and Príncipe, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Tunisia, Turkey, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe.
CEX.io does NOT support the following US states: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, U.S. Virgin Islands, Vermont, Virginia, Washington.
If you want to buy or sell Bitcoins for USD or EUR in a few clicks, all you need to do is choose the number of Bitcoins to buy or sell, and select a respective bundle, or enter a custom amount. Note that you need to fund your account first with fiat money (USD/EUR) or Bitcoins.
Pro Requires very little information for its first tier of verification
In case you want to withdraw fiat funds or increase your deposit and withdrawal limits, you need to verify your identity. Verification at CEX.IO is very simple and intuitive.
Pro Has low fees
You can check the fees for transaction, deposit/withdrawal, and margin trading on this CEX.IO page
Con Requires extensive verification process to increase buying limits
To increase your daily limits to CEX.IO’s “Verified” level, scans of a passport, driver’s license, or ID are required. In addition, a picture of you holding your ID, a picture holding your credit card, and a document for proof of residency are required.
Verified accounts can purchase up to $10,000 worth of bitcoins per day or up to $100,000 per month via both credit card and bank transfer.