Make it easier to get from Uphold to cryptocurrency

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#2

I don’t have a cryptocurrency account. I went to sign up for the BAT thing and was directed to something called Uphold. Uphold required me to have a crypto wallet… (pant pant pant…) I searched (again…) how to create a wallet for ETH and get money into it. That led to Mist(?) or something…and alternatives… that wanted 100G of my best SSD to dump the blockchain onto… you see where this is going. That killed it right there for me. It’s too many people referring me to too many other people who have some complex processes for me to go through with 3rd party prerequisites with the implications of each step not ever really clearly explained… but it involves my bank account somehow.

For me to get on board, the process has to be simplified and involve entities I trust or at least am willing to try to trust. .

By making me DDG the next step and essentially “go fish” for an explanation from whoever I happen to find about something technical that involves money it’s just too much.

I think I understand what you’re trying to do and I want to support it but those are my issues.

I understand you’re not in the cryptocoin business and you can’t put yourself in a position to pick winners by recommending one or the other, but those are still my issues.

If you, Brave, authored a Bat to bank account step by step explanation of how to get someone like me to use the BAT system I would read it and then maybe try again.

HTH