Bitcoin Guide

Bitcoin is the first decentralized virtual currency in existence since 2008. It is a new financial phenomenon outside of control of governments and any other 3rd party. We believe that the impact of Bitcoin existence on our society will be profound.

How to get bitcoins?

Getting bitcoins using traditional payment methods is already easy thanks to many bitcoin-related web services. Here we recommend two of them that are particularly convenient. 

Circle.com 

Cirle service works like a bitcoin "bank" which keeps your bitcoins on your behalf and lets you buy them using your credit card and bank account in many countries such as the US and Eurozone

Step 1: Go to circle.com and sign up. You will receive a confirmation e-mail.

Step 2: Confirm the registration by clicking on the link in the email.

Step 3: Click on Buy Bitcoin and connect your card / bank account and verify it.

Step 4: You are ready to buy bitcoins directly into your Circle account at deposit page.

Coinmate.io

Coinmate is a full-fledged bitcoin exchange with EUR/BTC and CZK/BTC markets which lets you buy bitcoin using several payment options including Sofort that allow instant transfers from bank account in Czech Republic.

Step 1: Go to coinmate.io and sign up. You will receive a confirmation e-mail.

Step 2: Confirm the registration by clicking on the link in the email.

Step 3: Go to Verify and enter your phone number. (Confirmation SMS is not always required, it is rarely sent.)

Step 4: On the deposit page select your payment method and deposit money.

Step 5: Go to quick buy and to buy your bitcoins at the current market rate.

How to pay with bitcoins?

In our shop, when you already have bitcoins at Circle or Coinmate, finish your checkout by clicking on the Checkout with Bitcoins button. You will be redirected to BitcoinPay payment service that will show you recipent's bitcoin address and the amount of bitcoins due.

Circle.com

Step 1: After you Check out with Bitcoin, go to cicrle.com and Sign in.

Step 2: Click on the Send money tab.

Step 3: Go back to BitcoinPay and copy bitcoin address and amount, paste it back into Circle and Continue.

Step 4: Review your transaction in Circle and click on Send money.

Step 5: Wait until BitcoinPay notices the transaction and then click on Back to merchant to finish your checkout in the shop.

Coinmate.com

Step 1: Go to coinmate.io, enter your authentication details and click on Login.

Step 2: Click on Account and select Withdrawal, then Bitcoin as withdrawal method.

Step 3: Go back to BitcoinPay and copy bitcoin address and amount, paste it back into Coinmate (use Net amount) and click Withdraw.

Step 4: You will receive an email with a confirmation code. Copy it into Coinmate and click on Confirm to send your bitcoins.

Step 5: Wait until BitcoinPay notices the transaction and then click on Back to merchant  to finish your checkout in the shop.

If your BitcoinPay payment request times out. Just go back to the shop and check out again to create a new request with a new bitcoin address.