How to buy Basic Attention Token in the United States

Buy, sell and exchange Basic Attention Token (BAT) instantly* on Uphold in the United States with your bank account - free withdrawals**, low fees, secure and transparent. 


How is Uphold different? 

Uphold members can: 

Important Reminders: 

  • If you haven’t already connected your bank account to your Uphold account, follow these steps
  • Direct bank account funding and withdrawals are currently offered to Uphold members in the countries listed here.
  • When adding funds via ACH, you will be charged a conversion fee for currencies other than USD.
  • *Transaction locks in market rate at the time of purchase however, it will take 5-7 business days for the transaction to clear and post to your account. It will show as pending during the processing time - learn more.  
  • **Network fees will still apply


Follow these steps to buy BAT with USD using your connected U.S. bank account:


  1. Log in to your Uphold account - once logged in, open your BAT Uphold Money Card and click "Add Funds"
  2. Select “Fund from Bank Account”
  3. Choose which bank account you would like to add funds from
  4. Enter the amount you want to transfer to your Uphold account, and click "Confirm"



  1. Log in to the Uphold app - once logged in, select the main menu and “Buy”
  2. From the list of currencies, select BAT
  3. Select “U.S. bank account” and then choose one of your connected bank accounts 
  4. Enter the amount you want to deposit and tap “Preview buy”
  5. Review your transaction details, accept terms, and tap “Confirm buy”
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