OpenSea Adds Support for Fiat Purchase of NFTs

OpenSea, a marketplace for non-fungible tokens (NFT), now allows users to purchase NFTs with the help of a debit or credit card. The move is part of a partnership with MoonPay, a crypto payments service.

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According to a blog post, the deal allows OpenSea’s clients to buy NFTs with Apple Pay, Google Pay, MasterCard or Visa. MoonPay’s co-founder and CEO, Ivan Soto-Wright, said:

“To be successful, we have to make the process as simple as possible. MoonPay has done that for crypto. And now, in partnership with OpenSea, we are doing it for NFTs as well.”

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