Ensure you have verified Wirex account and Alipay accounts
Wirex verification is easy and only requires 2 documents. Read herefor submission guidelines and steps. Find out more about Alipay’s verification process in China from Alipay website.
Select the correct ‘Add Funds’ option availablefor China
Log into your account, select ‘Add Funds’ then click ‘Alternative Payments’. Next, under ‘Select Service’, pick ‘Alipay’. Wirex will not charge for this service; however you will incur a small fee of 3.50% through Alipay to use their platform.
Make a payment from Alipay
You will be directed to an Alipay page. Follow the instructions to send a payment to your card account. Upon successful payment, the funds will be reflected within moments in your Wirex card balance. Success — you have used Alipay to add funds to your card!
Buy bitcoins with funds in card
In the main accounts page, click ‘Add funds’. The button is located in the Card box. Then select your card and enter the amount of bitcoin you want to buy. The real-time bitcoin rate will be displayed on screen.
To proceed with your bitcoin purchase, click ‘Continue’. The rate will be frozen for 10 minutes. Check transaction details and select ‘Complete’. Once purchased, the bitcoin will instantly appear in your bitcoin wallet. You will also receive an email confirming your purchase. Thank you for buying bitcoins with Wirex!