It’s hard to get interested in cryptocurrencies without hearing about crypto.com debit cards. If you haven’t yet dared to take the plunge, here’s a complete guide to ordering your card, and taking advantage of cashback offers .
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First step: creating an account
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After downloading the application from the Apple Store or the Google Play Store, you will need to register by first giving your e-mail address (screenshot below left). A confirmation link will be sent to your email box.
After clicking on this link, you will be asked to provide your mobile phone number (screenshot on the right). All you have to do is validate your registration by entering the code received by SMS .
Creating an account on the crypto.com application
The Identity Verification Procedure (KYC)
Once your account is created, you will need to validate the client authentication procedure which is mandatory in order to be able to order debit cards from cyrpto.com.
Here are the elements necessary to validate your KYC:
Your name and first name (s);
An identity document (passport, ID card);
A selfie to make sure the ID document is yours.
Note that to order your crypto.com card, you will also need to provide proof of address dated less than 3 months (electricity, water, phone bill, etc.).
Choice of crypto.com card
There are several models of debit cards with different related benefits . If the basic (blue) card does not require any CRO (the token of the crypto.com project), the other models require the possession of a certain number of tokens. You will need to lock them for a minimum period of 6 months . However, if you decide to leave the necessary CRO Stakes longer, your benefits will be more important .
The comparison table below allows you to know all the advantages associated with the different levels / colors of cards.
Comparison of the advantages of the different models of crypto.com cards – Update 03/10/2020
The Obsidian Black book
For example, to own the Ruby card you will need to be the lucky owner of 1000 CROs (around $ 150 at the time of writing this guide). In exchange, you will have the right to 2% cashback (in CRO) on all your purchases made with your card, as well as access to the Spotify site for free .
If you opt for the ultra premium offer and the Obsidian Black card (opposite), in addition to Spotify, you will also have free access to Netflix , Amazon Prime , as well as 10% reduction on the sites of Expedia and Airbnb . In addition, the cashback on your purchases goes up here to 8% . It will nevertheless be necessary to pay 1 million CRO to obtain it.
Alternative and much more accessible offers are available for 100,000 and 10,000 CRO. So it’s up to you to choose which level of card suits you best, depending on your needs and your budget.
After obtaining the CROs needed to acquire the card of your choice – either on an exchange or directly via crypto.com – you will be ready to order your due.