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How to buy Tether(USDT) Guide

Updated on:  2024/04/16 20:04:13(UTC+0)
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In this tutorial, we will discuss:
Where and how to buy Tether
Alternative methods to obtain Tether
Methods to obtain Tether for free
What are the applications of Tether
Market stats to assist in determining optimal times for purchasing Tether
How to safely store your Tether
How to withdraw Tether

Where and how to buy Tether

Investing in Tether has never been easier. Simply sign up on Bitget, complete the identity verification process, and make payments using bank transfers, debit cards, or credit cards, all while ensuring security through crypto wallets. This is a widely adopted method to buy Tether. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to buy Tether on Bitget.

Step-by-step guide

Step 1: Create a Bitget account.

Sign up and download the Bitget app to start your journey on Bitget.

Step 2: Complete Bitget's identity verification.

Kindly verify your identity to ensure full compliance and enhance your Bitget experience.
You can access the identity verification page, fill out your country, upload your ID documents, and submit your selfie. You will receive a notification once your identity has been successfully verified.

Step 3: Place a Tether order through any of the various payment options provided.

Credit/Debit card: For Visa/Mastercard, select Credit/Debit card and then click Add New Card in the Buy Crypto tab.
Complete your payment on Bitget AppCredit/Debit in the Buy Crypto tab of the Bitget app
Enter the bank card details to complete your payment on Bitget WebsiteCredit/Debit in the Buy Crypto tab of the Bitget website
Select your preferred fiat currency, enter the amount you wish to spend, link your credit card, and then complete your payment with zero fees.
Complete your payment on Bitget AppAdd a new card to complete your payment on the Bitget app
Enter the bank card details to complete your payment on Bitget WebsiteEnter your bank card details to complete your payment on the Bitget website
For Diners Club/Discover card, click Buy Crypto > [Third Party] in the top navigation bar to place your Tether order.
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Google Pay and Apple Pay: Turning your Google Pay and Apple Pay balance into Tether is easy and secure on Bitget. Click Buy Crypto > [Third Party] in the top navigation bar to place your Tether order.
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Buy Tether via bank transfer: We accept iDeal and SEPA for EUR payments, PIX for BRL payments, PayID for AUD payments, UPI for INR payments, QRIS, DANA, and OVO for IDR payments, SPEI for MXN payments, and Gcash for PHP payments. Services are provided by the AlchemyPay, Banxa, Mercuryo, and Simplex payment gateways. Select Buy Crypto > [Third Party] in the top navigation bar, then select a fiat currency to place your Tether order.
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Buy Tether with your Bitget account fiat balance: You can Deposit fiat funds with Advcash, SEPA, Faster Payments, or PIX payment gateways to top up your Bitget fiat balance. Then, click Buy Crypto > [Cash conversion] in the top navigation bar to place your Tether order.
Zero-fee P2P trading: With Bitget P2P, you can buy crypto with over 100 payment methods, including bank transfer, cash, and e-wallets like Payeer, Zelle, Perfect Money, Advcash, and Wise. Just place an order, pay the seller, and you'll get your crypto. Enjoy secured transactions using escrow.

Step 4:Monitor Tether in your Bitget spot account

If you've chosen to purchase Tether on Bitget, your Tether will be instantly credited to your Bitget spot account upon payment completion. You can click Assets located on the top right corner of the page to check your assets. Additionally, you can buy, deposit, convert, trade, and withdraw them.
Check your Assets
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Alternative methods to obtain Tether

In addition to purchasing Tether directly, there are numerous other ways to obtain Tether.

Convert crypto to Tether with Bitget Convert

Bitget Convert offers a secure, swift, and zero transaction fee method to convert crypto to Tether. Just choose your available crypto assets, specify the amount for the Tether swap, confirm, and check Tether instantly credited to your spot account. Ensure sufficient account balance before proceeding with the conversion.
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Swap on-chain assets to Tether with Bitget Swap

Unlike buying or selling crypto, swapping does not access traditional financial rails since fiat currencies are not involved. Bitget Swap supports over 250,000 cryptocurrencies on 30 major blockchains including Ethereum, Polygon, and Solana. You can exchange any other crypto to Tether anytime, anywhere, including cross-chain transactions. Transaction gas fees are automatically converted.
Click Trade > [Bitget Swap] in the top navigation bar to swap any other cryptocurrency for Tether.

Methods to obtain Tether for free

Using real money to buy Tether is not the only way to obtainTether. If you have the time to allocate, you can get Tether for free.
Learn how to earn Tether for free through the Learn2Earn promotion
Earn free Tether by inviting friends to join Bitget's Assist2Earn promotion
Receive free Tether airdrops by joining On-going challenges and promotions
All crypto airdrops and rewards can be converted to Tether through Bitget Convert, Bitget Swap, or Spot Trading.
Note: Want to keep tabs on coin prices? Visit our Coin prices directory or Tether Price Page and bookmark them to stay updated!
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How to buy Tether in other countries?

You can easily buy Tether (Tether) with the lowest fees and highest security wherever Bitget is available. Select your country in the search box below to start buying Tether in your preferred location:
This information is manually updated. If you come across any inaccuracies, please inform us at [email protected]. Last checked on 2024-04-16.

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What can you do with Tether?

Now that you've secured your share of the digital revolution, it's time to take the next steps. Whether you're a seasoned investor or just starting out, explore our advanced trading features, like margin trading and futures trading, to amplify your potential returns. Keep an eye on the market through our intuitive interface and real-time charts, helping you seize opportunities as they arise. Consider staying ahead of market trends with Bitget's insightful educational resources, providing you with the knowledge you need to make informed trading decisions. Your crypto journey has just begun. With Bitget, you're positioned to navigate the exciting world of cryptocurrencies with confidence. And remember, our dedicated customer support team is here to assist you on your journey, addressing any queries you might have.

Store/Hold Tether

Many users hold on to their Tether with the expectation of it increasing in value. You can store your USDT safely on your Bitget account or on our crypto wallet app BG Wallet, the most user-friendly and secure mobile wallet.


Trade Tether

You can trade Tether for 150+ cryptocurrencies on Bitget’s industry-leading, fast, and secure trading platform. Bitget offers many trading pairs for Tether trading to meet your needs.


Send Tether

Yes, Bitget allows you to easily transfer value around the world, fast. You can buy Tether online and send to anyone and anywhere with their Tether address.


Spend Tether

You can also buy goods and services with your Tether. More and more vendors and retailers accept Tether every day.


Donate Tether

Bitget Charity accepts Tether donations for global projects that aim to improve the lives of people in the bottom billion. You can donate Tether so no one misses out on the growth made possible by blockchain.


Learn More About Tether

You can read more in-depth articles on Tether from Bitget Research and study how cryptocurrencies like Tether work on Bitget Academy

Market stats to assist in determining optimal times for purchasing Tether

Maybe you just need to know more about it. Let us briefly guide you through the most interesting Tether facts from our Bitget Academy articles. Learn why people buy Tether today!

What is Tether (USDT)?

Tether (USDT) is the third largest cryptocurrency (after Bitcoin and Ether) and the largest stablecoin by market capitalization. Tether is a USD-pegged stablecoin, meaning that 1 Tether can be exchanged to USD at an approximate 1:1 ratio.

The coin was created in 2014 with the original name of "RealCoin", but was rebranded to Tether later that year. The organization behind USDT is iFinex, a company incorporated in HongKong that owns the BitFinex exchange. In the beginning, Tether was launched on the Bitcoin blockchain and could only be traded on that network, but after years of development and expansion, it is now available on commonly-used blockchains.

Since the birth of Tether USD or USDT, there have been more Tether stablecoins created for gold, Euro, Mexican Peso, British Pound Sterling, and offshore Chinese Yuan.

How Tether (USDT) Works

USDT is pegged at a 1:1 ratio with USD. So that users can actually exchange from USDT to USD seamlessly anytime, the company Tether maintains a dollar in cash and assets in reserves for e ach USDT issued, as well as regulates the supply of USDT through minting and burning.

Even though USDT is the biggest stablecoin in the world and has a clear working mechanism in theory, the transparency and the actual value of its reserves has been a topic of dispute for some time.

How Many Tether (USDT) Tokens Are in Circulation?

USDT does not have a maximum total supply because the amount of USDT issued is dependent on the total value of assets in the Tether's reserve. The current amount of USDT in circulation is 67.95 billion.

How to Buy Tether (USDT)

Consider investing in Tether (USDT)? It only takes 2 minutes to create an account on Bitget and start trading USDT.

Check out the available USDT trading pairs on Bitget!

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How to safely store your Tether

Many investors opt to hold onto their Tether for long-term investment. Safeguard your Tether with confidence using the Bitget Wallet, known for its industry-leading security and risk control, backed by Suntwin Technology, Qingsong Cloud Security, HEAP, and Armors. Sign up now to enjoy the perks of owning a Tether wallet at Bitget.

How to withdraw Tether with Bitget's hassle-free withdrawal process

Using an exchange is one of the most convenient methods to cash out your Tether or other crypto, and Bitget stands out as an excellent choice. With its user-friendly Buy/Sell buttons, Bitget simplifies the experience, allowing you to intuitively select the cryptocurrency you want to sell and specify the sell amount.
When it comes to withdrawing the Tether you've acquired, Bitget offers a seamless experience. Enjoy competitive fees, a flexible minimum withdrawal threshold, and lightning-fast delivery times within 24 hours, ensuring your is readily available for you.

How to buy Tether(USDT) Guide

How do I purchase Tether?
Nowadays, you can purchase and store Tether hassle-free on a CEX like Bitget. You can use your debit/credit card, bank transfer, or perform peer-to-peer trading to buy Tether. You can easily do it on your computer, tablet, iOS, or Android.
Can I buy US$1 worth of Tether?
In theory, Tether can be divided and bought in an amount that is worth US$1, but on Bitget, the minimum order amount on the spot market is limited to US$5.
Can I buy US$10 of Tether?
Yes, can be divided and bought in an amount that is worth US$10. On Bitget, the minimum order amount on the spot market is limited to US$5.
Where else can I buy Tether?
If a token is not available for purchase via the P2P market or debit/credit card. You can place a buy order for it via the spot market.
Where is the best place to buy Tether?
The best place to buy Tether is the exchange that provides hassle-free and secure transactions combined with a convenient interface and high liquidity. Millions of users every day choose Bitget as a trusted crypto purchase platform.
Should I buy Tether right now?
You should make a decision on purchasing or investing in Tether or other tokens after performing your own research and analysis. Bitget provides user-friendly crypto trading and purchasing services. Additional resources such as Bitget Academy and Bitget Insights help users to navigate the current market news and trends.
Cryptocurrency investment activities, including actions done to buy Tether online via Bitget, are subject to market risk. Bitget provides easy and convenient ways for you to buy Tether instantly, and we put our best efforts to fully inform our users about each and every cryptocurrency we offer on the exchange, but we are not responsible for the results that may arise from your Tether purchase. This page and any information in it is not meant to be interpreted as an endorsement of any particular cryptocurrency or method of acquiring it.