Binance’s Trust Wallet Adds Support For Ripple’s XRP And Credit Card Payments

Announcements, News | March 14, 2019 By:

Trust Wallet, a mobile cryptocurrency wallet acquired by crypto exchange Binance last year, has added support for Ripple’s XRP and enabled credit card payments for cryptocurrency.

The addition of XRP, which will allow Trust Wallet users to receive, send, store and exchange the third largest cryptocurrency by market cap, brings the total number of cryptcurrencies available on the Trust Wallet platform to 17, including bitcoin, ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, TRON and Dash. The platform also provides users with access to hundreds of decentralized applications (DApps) via its Web3 browser.

Trust Wallet also announced that it has partnered with Israeli payments firm Simplex to enable users to easily buy bitcoin, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, XRP and ethereum with credit cards. To buy crypto simply tap on one of the supported assets, tap on the Buy button, enter the amount you want to buy and tap on continue.

“We want to increase access to crypto and decentralized applications for all users,” said Viktor Radchenko, Founder of Binance’s Trust Wallet. “Adding credit card payments is one piece to furthering cryptocurrency adoption and realizing our larger vision in helping to bring the freedom of money, and we will continue to integrate more blockchains and features to Trust. Our recent open-sourcing of Trust Wallet Core also makes it easy for developers to integrate new blockchains and we encourage everyone to check out the library.”