Token sale is a crypto related phenomenon became trendy last few years. Token sale is often interpreted as ICO. Actually, there is no difference between the terms — both are used quite liberally in the crypto community. Token sale is the key means of raising capital for startups to help crypto enthusiasts launch their project.
We all know how easier new technologies make our lives. Especially, when it comes to means for managing your cryptos. We at Changelly are so excited to work with other teams and participate in making cryptocurrency market easy and friendly place for everyone. That’s why you can find Changelly integrated into many multicurrency wallets. With Changelly onboard, they will allow you to easily swap between one crypto asset to another at the best rate available right within the wallet app!
So, what are the wallets with Changelly and how do they work? Have a look!
As you may know, Changelly provides you with an option to buy Bitcoin for USD. This is one of the quickest ways to step into the cryptoworld. Just a few simple steps, and voilà you own money of the future! Now let’s take a look at these steps in detail, and see what you should do to buy Bitcoins using your credit card.
Even though cryptocurrency and blockchain now are well known to public, there are still millions of questions about where to store crypto.
So, how can you actually possess a bitcoin or any other digital money? Let’s focus on one of the most important cryptocurrency part — a wallet. This one is tricky, it may seem quite understandable from the first glance — a wallet where you store your digital coins! — But it is not as simple as it looks.
So, it happened that your transaction is unfortunately failed, and it takes time to contact our support team and find out what happened. But there are common reasons why transactions fail that can easily be avoided.
One of these reasons is a low amount of coins that we have received from you.
If you are accustomed to the crypto world somehow, you are likely to know about network fees. These are small amounts of coins anyone sends as a reward for miners when doing any kind of transaction in blockchain. The bigger network fee, the higher the priority of your transaction. In some cases, you may encounter unfortunate issues related to large network fees and a smaller output amount, as s result. Eventually, you may wonder how come the output amount turned out to be way smaller than expected. In most cases, the answer is in floating network fees that are always deducted from the amount to send.
The crypto industry as a whole is full of techy and complicated things that may confuse you. Some of 90+ currencies we support require different measures to take before exchanging them. Over 70% stuck transactions happen due to the negligence of these measures. We will take a closer look at common mistakes happening during the exchange process and sort out the possible aftermath. Let’s look into issues occurring with Ripple’s destination tags, NEM’s messages and memos in Steem, Stellar and Decent.
If you have ever made a transaction using Changelly, you know that each exchange goes through three steps. Under normal conditions, it takes no more than 30 minutes to be fully processed. If your transaction takes longer, this could be due to a variety of factors. To find out the reason for the delay, it is important to determine on which stage it happened. The screen with your transaction updates automatically in real-time. Alternatively, you can to your History page to find the transaction you have issues with and check its status.
Nobody wants to become a victim of scams. Just like any new industry, the crypto world is full of various shady “businesses” trying to fool you. One of the most tricky methods to steal your savings is phishing. Phishing uses malicious websites disguised as legitimate links of well-known services. A typical phishing link is misspelt. It misses or contains a letter or domain which is hard to define. Even your are tech-savvy, you may easily fall prey to phishing scams without noticing it.
Changelly team is deeply concerned about phishing. We want you to learn about how cryptocurrency phishing scams spread and what to do in order to avoid them and save your money. Let’s look into this box of tricks using the examples of Changelly and Myetherwallet, one of the most prominent wallets for Ether and tokens.
NEO is a new promising cryptocurrency platform rebranded from Antshares. It is believed to be Chinese Ethereum by offering a cross-chain interoperability. Unlike Ethereum that runs only on Solidity, NEO is compatible with a range of programming languages, including Java and C-Sharp. Apart from that, NEO serves as a base for smart contracts and DApps (Decentralized Applications).
NEO has already gained prominence in China and now it’s available worldwide on Changelly.