How do I sell Bitcoin?

There are three main ways to sell Bitcoin:

Direct Trade

The first method involves a direct trade with another person, or using an intermediary to enable the transaction, such as


Use an online exchange to trade into the preferred currency, instead of another individual, to sell Bitcoin.

Peer-to-Peer Trading

This method allows Bitcoin owners to sell their Bitcoin for goods by selling them to individuals who wish to acquire cryptocurrency.

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