Investing in cryptocurrency

This is how you can get started investing in cryptocurrency safely and easily


Our goal is to provide the simplest and safest solution for people in Norway who want to invest in crypto. We want to make it as easy to buy and sell cryptocurrency as it is to invest in stocks and mutual funds. The 4 simple steps below will guide you through how to invest in cryptocurrency.

1. Register with Vipps!

The first step is to sign up with Vipps, which is very quick and easy. We get all the information we need from your Vipps profile. Meaning you don’t have to fill in information yourself or verify your email.

2. Verify yourself using BankID

Step two in our onboarding process is to fill out the form for customer due diligence. We are required to do this in order to comply with the Norwegian Money Laundering Act. You can sign the form easily using your BankID.

3. Make your first deposit with Open Banking

With Open Banking, you can make bank deposits directly on our platform quickly and easily, without having to log in to your online bank.

Follow these steps:

1. Select the bank you want to make your payment from.

2. Grant access to the account you want to pay from with BankID.

3. Enter the amount and sign for the payment with BankID.

4. All done!

As a customer with Firi, you can invest in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, litecoin, ether, XRP, ada and DAI directly in Norwegian kroner safely and easily. Plus, we’re always looking for opportunities to improve in order to give our customers the best possible service, which means that we are constantly introducing new services and markets. With thousands of satisfied customers already and increasing demand, customers like you will be able to buy and sell cryptocurrencies with us almost immediately at competitive prices. It doesn’t cost you anything to be a customer, and getting set up takes just a few minutes with Vipps and BankID!

Tips for getting started with crypto investments

Finally, we recommend that you read and learn as much as you can about cryptocurrency, how blockchain technology works, and what opportunities are out there. Those of us who have been interested in crypto for a while have noticed that people come for the opportunities to get a good return on their investment, but stay for the culture and innovation.

Click here to read and learn more about saving and investing in cryptocurrency.