There are several options for opening a cryptocurrency account but Gemini and Coinbase are two of the most often recommended options. For starters, Gemini is regulated by the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS). Additional info from

  • Coinbase was launched in 2012.  In this time, they have served over 8 million customers and helped to exchange over $20 billion of digital currency.  They have also received investments from Alexis Ohanian (Reddit Co-Founder), Blockchain Capital, Bank of Tokyo, and various other trusted investors.

  • Gemini was launched in 2015 and was founded by Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss.  While they haven’t been around as long as Coinbase, they’ve quickly built a great reputation in the community.  They consistently have some of the largest daily Bitcoin trading volume of all exchanges.

Click either link below to open an account and begin trading.