How to Buy Bitcoins With LocalBitcoin
Step One: Login Into Your LocalBitcoin Account by clicking on the login button at the top right hand side of the screen.
Step Two: Choose the amount of Bitcoins that you want to buy. Then select your preferred method from the drop down menu. Click the search button and you will see a list of the advertisers that offer that method.
Step Three: Choose which trader you want to do business with. Each of the rows is an advertiser. Looking along the row you can see their username, number of completed trades and the traders feedback score. If you hover your mouse over the circle next to their username you can see when they were most recently online.
Step Four: Next you can see the payment methods being offered and the price that they are willing to sell BTC for. There is also limits showing the smallest and largest amount of Bitcoin they are willing to trade. If you like the look of a particular trader then you can click on the Buy button.
Step Five: On the next screen you will be asked how many Bitcoins you want to buy. When you enter a figure in Bitcoins you will be told the price in your local currency. If you are happy with the trade then you can click on the Buy Bitcoins button. You may also want to send a message to the seller at the same time in the message box.
All online trades from fraud by escrow. This means that the Bitcoins are kept in escrow until payment is made made. Once the payment has been paid the Bitcoins will be moved into your account.