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 Visa 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. Open your new Bitwala Account
Please start your journey here: onboarding page.
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.