For your convenience, at Einstein we offer seven ways for you to fund your account:
1) Credit Card
You can purchase any of our listed digital currencies on credit card under the "Buy Bitcoin" tab. This currency can then be traded in the "Trade" tab for USD which can be used to buy other coins. All credit card purchases will be subject to a 7.5% fee.
2) Interac Online
You can purchase any of our listed digital currencies with Interac-Online under the "Buy Bitcoin" tab. This currency can then be traded in the "Trade" tab for USD which can be used to buy other coins. All Interac Online purchases will be subject to a 7.5% fee.
Please note to fund your account via Interac Online your account must be verified How do I verify my Identity?
Send an e-transfer from your online or mobile banking app to:
Funds sent by E-transfer will be available for trading within the same or next business day.
There is no Fee for an E-transfer and funds will be converted to USD at Einstein's daily rate.
If your Financial Institution requires you to send a password when sending an e-transfer please submit this information along with the details of your e-transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: You must include the email address for your Einstein Account in the Message section or we will be unable to match your transfer to your Einstein Account. Failure to follow this step may result in delay or loss of funds
4) Bank Wire / EFT
To begin this process, from the dashboard navigate to the "Wallets" tab; in here you will see a list of green "Deposit" buttons. Select the ‘green’ deposit button beside USD, then select the appropriate currency that you want to deposit and select either CAD or USD in the form.
For a step by step process to complete this successfully please review our FAQ: Deposit Via Bank Wire
5) Deposit from a Third Party Wallet
Transfer from another wallet to your new Einstein wallet by visiting the "Wallets" tab and clicking the green "Deposit" button across from the type of currency you wish to deposit. This button will provide you with the address to your Einstein wallet which you can enter into the platform you are sending from.
6) Flexepin Voucher
Flexepin is a fast and secure way to buy coins by redeeming a prepaid voucher. You can purchase Flexepin vouchers at thousands of locations across Canada and other countries with cash or debit, or online at BuyFlexepin.ca with Interac e-Transfer or debit. Canadian customers can also purchase Flexepin vouchers at Canada Post offices.
Please note that Flexepin Voucher purchases will be subject to a 2.5% fee at the time of redemption and a convenience fee in addition to the Value of the Flexepin Voucher at the time of your purchase.
Flexepin Voucher + Value Retailer Convenience Fee
$20 +$1.95 fee
$50 +$3.95 fee
$100 +$4.95 fee
$150 +$5.95 fee
$250 +$7.95 fee
$300 +$11.95 fee
$500 +$15.95 fee
Are you a resident or visiting Vancouver?
One of the many perks of opening an account with a Brick and Mortar Exchange like Einstein means that if you are in the Vancouver area you can also fund your account by:
7) Bank Draft
You are welcome to come by our office with a bank draft, certified bank note, or cashier's cheque. Drafts can be made out to Einstein Capital Partners Ltd.
*Please note all bank drafts will be immediately funded into your account, however, the funds added by the draft will be available for withdrawal after 6 business days.
8) In-Office Interac / Credit
Our Vancouver office can also receive deposits via Interac. Make sure to verify that your deposit amount does not exceed any daily limits you may have implemented on your bank account. Any deposit made at the office will be reflected as a USD balance on your account.
Credit transactions made in office will be subject to a 5% processing fee and converted to USD at the daily posted rate determined daily at 8:00 AM PST at our Vancouver office. No processing fees for interac!
Please note that at this time:
For any withdrawals please make sure you have followed steps to verify your identity, thank you!