Zcash is a private cryptocurrency that supports transparent and shielded transactions. Before using Zcash, review our privacy and security recommendations to learn more about its privacy enhancing properties and learn how to use shielded transactions correctly. Visit our technology page to learn more about the cryptography behind Zcash.
Choosing a Wallet
Before you acquire some Zcash, you'll want to make sure that you have a wallet set up to store it. You can download the official Zcash client or use a third-party application to manage your funds.
Find a third-party wallet that supports Zcash (many wallet providers currently only support transparent addresses, since they are easier to integrate).
If you just want to get some Zcash to use, you can buy online from an exchange. Find an exchange that supports Zcash.
If you're interested in accepting Zcash as a payment option, feel free to contact us for advice and integration support.