Following the long awaited arrival of the lower tier Visa Debit Card from Crypto.com which rewards 2% of cashback in CRO tokens for every small payment I performed so far in grocery stores, today was the first notable purchase I have performed with the card online which granted a reward of few hundred CRO tokens which I've since put into savings to attempt maximize offsetting some of the purchasing costs in the long run.
The purchase of the item - an ounce of physical Gold was performed on 2nd Feb 2021 around the time the WallStreetBets folks have been suffering quite few blows from the stonks they've been pumpin last days plummeting in price substantially, and from the other side the Silver Squeeze they've been blowing having not quite materialized just yet with a notable retrace occurring at the time (-8%), with comparably a slight retrace of Gold (-1.3%) which I thought was perhaps a good opportunity to get my hands on the first physical Gold Coin.
Having started with a top up from another bank account without incurring any fees to make the required balance available on the crypto debit card, the top up was instantly available for spending for what was quoted around £1,415 for an ounce of Gold at the time
The purchase of one of the most popular and traded Gold Coin of Britannia within the United Kingdom was taken over other coins as per its benefits including Capital Gains Tax exemption
After slightly reducing the quoted price with a promo code the purchase of a Gold Coin online the transaction completed with $38 equivalent of cashback in CRO tokens