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Where to get AVAX tokens
There are several ways how to buy AVAX tokens:
A. Centralized exchanges (e.g. Coinbase, Binance) supporting withdrawals to AVAX C-Chain
  1. 1.
    Buy AVAX on a centralized exchange
  2. 2.
    Withdraw AVAX to AVAX C-Chain
B. Centralized exchanges not supporting withdrawals to AVAX C-Chain
  1. 1.
    If the exchange you are using does not support AVAX C-Chain, you will have to withdraw to a AVAX X-Chain address using AVAX Wallet.
  2. 3.
    From the left menu, select "Cross-Chain"
4. Choose the 'C Chain (Contract) as the destination chain
5. Enter the amount you would like to transfer, and then click 'Confirm'
Now you can send the AVAX from your Avalanche wallet to your MetaMask wallet.
6. Select "Send"
7. Select "C Contract" as the Source Chain
8. Enter your MetaMask wallet address by copying and pasting it into the "To Address" field on your Avalanche wallet.
9. Confirm, and finalize the transaction.
C. Use Avalanche Bridge and get free AVAX to trade on decentralized exchange on the Avalanche network
  1. 1.
    Transfer tokens through Avalanche Bridge using your Metamask browser extension (Ethereum network).
  2. 2.
    Once you transferred tokens to Avalanche network using Avalanche Bridge, make sure that your Metamask browser extension is connected using Avalanche network.
  3. 3.
    Sell the token that you bridged from Ethereum to Avalanche network in a decentralized exchange on Avalanche network (e.g. Pangolin, Lydia Finance, TraderJoe)
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