How to buy ripple, one of the hottest bitcoin competitors

Published 4:47 PM ET Tue, 2 Jan 2018 Updated 3:42 PM ET Mon, 8 Jan 2018
  • Ripple is one of the hottest new cryptocurrencies and it only costs a bit over $2 per coin.
  • It"s a bit harder to buy than bitcoin, however, since it"s not available in popular apps such as Coinbase.
  • We"ll walk you through how to buy some, by first buying ethereum and then using that to buy ripple on an exchange called Bitsane.
  • Update: Bitsane has been experiencing server overload problems. You can also try using Binance.