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How to buy crypto with PayPal through Ledger Live

 Ledger Live users based in the United States can buy crypto using PayPal. If you try to buy crypto with PayPal through Ledger Live and you're not based in the United States, you'll get stuck on an infinite loading screen.

Crypto you can currently buy with PayPal through Ledger Live: BTC, ETH, LTC, BCH.

  Ledger Live desktop   Ledger Live mobile
  1. Open the Ledger Live app.
  2. Click the Buy/Sell tab in the left sidebar menu to get started.
  3. Select Buy.
  4. Enter and confirm the amount you want to buy.
  5. Choose PayPal.* 
  6. Log in to your account with PayPal. If you already have an eligible account with PayPal, you can proceed more quickly. If not, you’ll have to go through the ID verification process.
  7. Choose your payment method and review transaction details.
  8. Click Buy and Send Now.

All done! Your crypto is on the way to your Ledger Live account.

* Available only in the US, subject to applicable state law.

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