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March 22, 2012, 03:17:12 AM
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I recently introduced someone to Bitcoin and they asked about buying it anonymously. I didn't really have an answer as I can't think of a way to do that effectively. Does anyone know the best (and most reliable) way to buy Bitcoin anonymously?
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March 22, 2012, 03:20:16 AM
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I recently introduced someone to Bitcoin and they asked about buying it anonymously. I didn't really have an answer as I can't think of a way to do that effectively. Does anyone know the best (and most reliable) way to buy Bitcoin anonymously?
Try #bitcoin-otc on Freenode, using a moneypak. You can connect to Freenode using Tor with SASL, or through a VPN.

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March 22, 2012, 03:58:04 AM
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Does anyone know the best (and most reliable) way to buy Bitcoin anonymously?

You don't mention where you are located.

One method is to send cash in the mail.  http://www.get-bitcoin.com is one merchant that offers that type of exchange.  Sending cash in the mail internationally though often has a lesser chance of making it to its intended destination.

There is also the recommendation here to buy using cash via other methods:
 - http://mndrix.blogspot.com/2011/09/easily-anonymous-bitcoins.html

There is also the ability to walk into a bank and deposit cash using BitInstant.  In most instances, no identity is required.  This less anonymous than the other options but probably is adequate.

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March 22, 2012, 04:43:26 AM
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Probably obvious, but selling stuff (including fiat money) through auction sites and mining are the two methods I get my anonymous coins. They go into a different wallet. Wink

If you are not looking for a huge amount, trading them with something tangible or a service, or cash by mail is easily doable.
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March 23, 2012, 05:45:06 AM
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Invest USD in mining them is another one
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