USDC or USD Coin is a StableCoin that is pegged to the U.S dollar. That means 1 USDC = 1 USD. USDC is one of the most popular StableCoins (second to Tether) and is issued by Coinbase, one of the most trusted names in crypto. Stablecoins allow you to easily move dollars from crypto wallets to exchanges and other platforms and services.
Previously, it wasn’t easy for Australians to buy USDC but you can now buy it through CoinSpot: