What is the new Bitwala account?
The Bitwala experience incorporates fully-licensed bank accounts protected by the German deposit guarantee scheme up to €100,000. Users can avail of debit cards that can be used anywhere in the world where MasterCard is accepted.
Accounts come with highly secure Bitcoin wallets, and the opportunity to buy and sell bitcoin with rapid liquidity from your Bitwala current account and your wallet.
The combination of all these features into one account ensures you benefit from a genuinely fast trading process - not to be found elsewhere. Imagine an everyday German bank account with cryptocurrency features built in.
Unfortunately, it is not possible to migrate data from the old Bitwala system to the new one. In order to use the new account please follow the steps below.
1. Pre-register for your new Bitwala Account
After you have signed up to our pre-register list, you can invite friends to sign up and then, enjoy jumping up a few places in the queue.
We ask for your patience as we continue working hard to open our services to more customers and eventually in more countries. We're looking forward to every new customer joining us.
Once your turn is up, you'll receive an email from us to open your account and go through the verification process.
2. Your old Bitwala Wallet
If you have an old Bitwala wallet with a positive Bitcoin balance, you can transfer it your new account. To do this:
1. Create a wallet in your new account
2. Transfer your bitcoin from your old wallet to your new Bitwala wallet.