Best way to add ETH in Metamask Wallet

The fastest way (immediate transfer) to get your ETH into the MetaMask wallet is to buy it directly inside MetaMask. Both the Wyre and the Transak have a quick delivery time. Buying ETH in MetaMask saves time because you don’t have to buy it elsewhere and transfer it to your wallet. This article covers how to use Wyre and Transak to buy/swap Ethereum in the MetaMask wallet.

 

What’s the deal with MetaMask?

MetaMask, the world’s most popular cryptocurrency wallet, is unquestionably one of the safest and most secure places to save your bitcoin and NFTs. You can not only store tokens, but also purchase, sell, trade, and send them.

 

MetaMask

Is it possible to have a non-custodial wallet?

It is a secure and multi-purpose device. With the implementation of EIP-1559, a transparent gas cost is provided. Allows for the creation of additional accounts In MetaMask, you can buy Ether (ETH).

In MetaMask, you have three options for buying Ether (ETH):

  • Deposit Ether Directly
  • Buy with Wyre 
  • Buy with Transak 

 

Steps to transfer Ether into MetaMask directly

  1. Visit MetaMask.

Go to the MetaMask wallet plugin in your browser.

Click Unlock after entering your password.

  1. Press the Buy button.

The front page of the wallet was visible.

Buy, Send, and Swap is located just beneath your wallet balance.

To purchase, simply click the Buy button.

  1. Select Directly Deposit Ether from the drop-down menu.

After selecting Buy, scroll down to see the option to Directly Deposit Ether.

To view your account, click View Account.

  1. Make a note of your MetaMask address.

MetaMask will display the QR code and wallet address if you select Directly Deposit Ether.

You can copy or scan from your existing wallet or bitcoin exchange by clicking the copy icon.

  1. Copy and paste the code into your cryptocurrency exchange.

Go to your existing wallet or bitcoin exchange after copying.

Copy the address and put it into the Send/Withdraw option. After filling in the required information, click Send.

  1. Go to your MetaMask wallet and check your balance.

Return to your MetaMask wallet and check your balance after depositing/transferring your ETH.

 

Buying ETH with Wyre

It is a payment API that accepts card payments and bank transfers from all around the world. This is the option for you if you want to buy ETH with your credit/debit card, Apple Pay, or bank transfer.

Wyre has a lower fee than Transak (network fee & transaction fee).

 

How to Buy Ethereum using Wyre in Easy Steps

  1. Log in to your MetaMask wallet.

Open the MetaMask wallet extension in your browser.

Click Unlock after entering your password.

  1. Press the Buy button.

The front page was visible when you opened the wallet.

Under your wallet balance, you’ll see three buttons: Buy, Send, and Swap.

To purchase, simply click the Buy button.

  1. Select Buy ETH using Wyre from the drop-down menu.

You can see Wyre after clicking Buy.

Continue to Wyre by clicking the Continue button.

  1. Pick a payment option.

When you click Continue to Wyre, you’ll be taken to a new browser tab.

You can enter your amount, choose your currency, and choose your payment method. You can choose your payment method by clicking on the Credit/Debit tab. Leave it blank if you want to use a credit or debit card.

You can use any of the ways available here.

Select ACH transfer if you want to send money from your bank account. It takes up to 5 days for a bank transfer; however, credit/debit cards and Apple Pay are immediate. You must verify your identification if you chose ACH Transfer. Transactions between banks, unlike wire transfers, take place through the Automated Clearing House.

Note that Wyre’s Wire transfer feature is only available to Wyre dashboard users, not to Wyre’s partnered users such as us. Select the small box after reading the Wyre user agreement and clicking Next after filling in the amount and selecting the payment option.

  1. Fill in the information for the card and the billing address.

After pressing the Next button, you’ll be prompted to provide your billing address and credit card information.

After you’ve completed the form, click Submit.

  1. Enter the OTP.

Following submission, Wyre will direct you to the payment gateway, where you must enter the OTP that was issued to you. Make sure to follow the rest of the instructions.

  1. Take a look at your MetaMask wallet.

Return to your MetaMask wallet after the transaction is completed. You may check your ETH balance there. With Transak, you may buy ETH.

Transak is a fiat-to-crypto payment connection. Transak, like Wyre, takes both card and bank transfer payments. Transak is available in over 100 countries and 60 different currencies. Transak charges a somewhat higher cost than Wyre.

 

The steps to buying ETH with Transak

  1. Go to the MetaMask wallet page.

Open the MetaMask wallet extension in your browser.

To unlock the account, simply enter your password and click Unlock.

  1. Press the Buy button.

The front page was visible when you opened the wallet.

Under your wallet balance, you’ll see three buttons: Buy, Send, and Swap.

To purchase, simply click the Buy button.

  1. Select Buy ETH using Transak from the drop-down menu.

After selecting Buy, scroll down to find the option to Buy ETH using Transak. Continue to Transak by clicking the Continue button.

  1. Enter the amount to pay.

When you click Continue to Transak, a new tab will open up.

Enter the amount to spend on ETH and the currency you want to use.

Fee details can be seen directly below the amount you’ve submitted.

The gap between Transak’s ETH price and the market ETH price is known as the slippage price. Click Buy Now after you’ve entered the amount.

  1. Verify your wallet’s location.

The ETH wallet address and order details will then appear in your browser window. Your wallet address will be immediately retrieved because you’re placing a purchase from within MetaMask.

  1. Complete the Know Your Customer (KYC) process

This 5-step Transak KYC process will take 2-4 minutes, and you will need to upload your SSN number and address/ID verification.

Step 1 of the KYC process is to provide your name, mobile number, and date of birth, then click Continue.

Step 2 of the KYC process is to provide your address and click Continue.

Step 3 of the KYC process is to enter your Social Security number and click Continue.

Step 4 of the KYC process is to upload your address/ID proof and then click Continue.

Step 5 of the KYC process is to upload a selfie. Simply double-check your order details before clicking Buy ETH. Fill in your email address and confirm it. Transak will then request your email address in order to deliver the verification code. Click Continue after you’ve entered it. Now type your verification code into the box and tick the box. Continue by pressing the Enter key.

  1. Pay a bill.

After that, select your payment method and proceed to the payment gateway’s final prompts, such as OTP verification.

  1. Take a look at your MetaMask wallet.

Transak typically takes 1-3 business days to process bank transfers. Payments by credit/debit card take less than a minute to process (in the worst case, it takes up to 20 minutes). Return to your MetaMask wallet after a few moments of waiting. You may check your ETH balance there.

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