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hangouts->bridges These channels are bridged to a number of other platforms, allowing the community to communicate using their favourite chat service/protocol.
hangouts->irc_channels->monero-site Where the development of this website is coordinated.
merchants->use Over the years, merchants of all kinds have come to value the financial privacy that Monero brings. In fact, merchant adoption is continuously rising.
merchants->dirdescr If you are looking for places to spend your Monero, the directories below have some options. Please remember to do your own research before trusting them with your money:
merchants->descrp2p The best way to exchange Monero for other currencies (or the other way round) is using P2P exchanges, because they allow traders to directly interact with each other, without the need of trusted third parties (except maybe for providing an escrow service). These exchanges are more private than their centralized counterparts and allow people to be in complete control of their coins if they are non-custodial, but they usually have less volume than 'traditional' exchanges. In the section below, we offer a list of P2P exchanges that support Monero.
merchants->swapsdescr A new exciting way to exchange Monero is Atomic Swaps, which <a href="https://www.getmonero.org/2021/08/20/atomic-swaps.html">we announced</a> on August 2021. Atomic Swaps are a completely decentralized way to swap Bitcoin <-> Monero (more info in the blog post). The technology is brand new, so there aren't many swap providers yet, but you can already sell XMR for BTC using this protocol at
merchants->bisqdescr Decentralized P2P exchange based on Bitcoin and Tor.
merchants->cardkyc <b>No KYC</b> (Know Your Customer):
merchants->cardbtcfiat (BTC &#8596; fiat possible)
merchants->cardonion Onion address:
merchants->noncustodial Non-custodial:
merchants->hodlhodldescr P2P trading platform with non-custodial escrow.
merchants->locmondescr Online P2P exchange offering person-to-person trades.
merchants->locnojs (but no-JS version available)
merchants->simpleswapdescr Non-custodial instant exchange.
merchants->centrexchanges Centralized exchanges (CEXs) & Swappers
merchants->centrexchangesp If you prefer to use centralized exchanges, here is a list of renowned CEXes and swappers. Many more exchanges support Monero, we list here only a few reputable ones.
merchants->cexp Centralized exchanges that offer exchanging Monero for national currencies and cryptocurrencies.
merchants->swappersp Swappers let users exchange XMR for other cryptocurrencies.
sponsorships->tari Tari Labs sponsors the CDN used by this website.