Banxa: Fiat to Crypto On-Ramping on Starknet

Discover Banxa, a leading on-ramping platform. Learn why it’s a convenient option for converting fiat to crypto and vice versa.
Starknet Ecosystem
• Jul 23, 2023
3 min read
Banxa: Fiat to Crypto On-Ramping on Starknet

Convert your fiat money (from 24 different currencies!) into crypto with Banxa. Your fiat will be directly converted into ETH and sent to your wallet on Starknet. This guide will teach you how to do that!

Let’s get started!

Step-by-Step Guide to Depositing Funds on Starknet with Banxa

Here’s how to deposit funds into your Braavos wallet using Banxa in 7 simple steps:

Step 1
Tap the ‘Deposit’ button at the top left corner.

If you don’t already have a Starknet wallet, we recommend
downloading the Braavos Wallet, as it’s the most secure and user-friendly option available on Starknet.

The fourth section of this article includes a comprehensive comparison table of all the Starknet wallets.

Step 2
Tap on ‘Banxa’.

Step 3
Tap on ‘Transfer Now’, and you will be redirected to Banxa’s website.

Step 4
Once on Banxa’s website, select how much you want to spend and receive, Starknet will be already selected as the default blockchain, select the payment method, and finally tap on ‘Create Order’.

Step 5
Provide your email address and country of residence, check the last box, and tap on ‘Submit my verification.’

Step 6
Provide more information about yourself, you’ll be prompted to upload an official document and take a selfie to prove your identity.

Step 7
Approve payment and receive crypto in your wallet!

If Banxa is not the perfect fit, keep reading. 

Braavos Offers up to 172 On-Ramp Options

Check out all the on-ramping options from fiat, centralized exchanges, and other blockchains!

Interested in transferring crypto from a centralized exchange (CEX) to Starknet?

Layerswap is your go-to application. It lets you send cryptocurrency from 17 centralized exchanges to your Starknet wallet.

Need to transfer crypto from another blockchain to Starknet?

Orbiter is the solution, supporting transfers from 21 different blockchains. If the blockchain you’re looking for isn’t listed, Layerswap might have what you need.

Here’s a summary table for quick reference:

 RampBanxaLayerswapOrbiterStarkGate
Fiat to crypto
with credit card
or bank transfer

42 currencies

24 currencies
Centralized
Exchanges (CEXs)

17 CEX including Binance, OKX, Coinbase, Kucoin, Kraken
Bridges from
Blockchains

24 blockchains, including Arbitrum, Ethereum, zkSync Era, Optimism…

21 blockchains including, Arbitrum, Ethereum, zkSync Era, Optimism…

Ethereum, Polygon, Arbitrum,  Optimism.

Choosing the Best Wallet on Starknet: A Comparison Table

If you’re unsure which Starknet wallet to choose, our comparison table will help you decide.

Braavos vs Argent vs OKX vs MetaMask - Best Starknet Wallet Comparison

(⭐ 1FA, ⭐⭐  centralized 2SV , ⭐⭐⭐ decentralized 2SV, ⭐⭐⭐⭐2FA , ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐3FA)

Discover Starknet dApps with the dApp Gallery

After on-ramping funds to your Starknet wallet, dive into discovering new dApps to engage with. To explore various Starknet protocols, head to the dApp Gallery on Braavos. With just one click, you can access the Gallery and explore the list of Mainnet projects worth exploring.

While the dApp Gallery is a fun tool for discovering and interacting with legitimate projects, please be aware that we cannot guarantee the integrity of these dApps or the absence of bugs.

You can access the relevant list of Starknet projects in the dApp Gallery right away. Download Braavos Wallet. It’s free.

Bertrand Blancheton

Bertrand Blancheton

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