Adding Funds to OWN Wallet via MetaMask (Without Connecting)
This guide is designed to assist users in transferring USDC from their MetaMask wallet to the platform wallet or "OWN wallet".
There are two ways to transfer USDC to your OWN wallet - either by connecting your MetaMask wallet directly on the platform or by following the steps outlined in this guide to transfer USDC from MetaMask.
Quick walkthrough of the entire flow
- Navigate to the "Assets" section.
- Find the option to "Copy Wallet Address".
- Copy the displayed address to your clipboard by clicking on the copy icon.
Copy your Polygon based OWN wallet address
- Make sure you have the MetaMask extension installed on your browser or app downloaded on your phone.
- Click on the MetaMask icon or open the Metamask app to open the wallet.
- Make sure you are on the Polygon Mainnet:
- Click on the network name in the top-right corner.
- Choose "Polygon Mainnet" from the drop-down menu.
Before we move to the final steps of adding the funds, let's quickly recap and make sure we have all the necessary resources required to do so.
- You need a MetaMask account
- You need Polygon mainnet added to it
- You need MATIC in that account (gas fees)
- You need USDC in that account
- Confirm you are on the Polygon chain and select USDC
The contract address for USDC (on Polygon) is 0x2791Bca1f2de4661ED88A30C99A7a9449Aa84174
- Click on the "Send" button.
- Paste your OWN wallet address you copied earlier in the "Recipient" field.
- Enter the amount of USDC you want to transfer in the "Amount" field.
- Verify that the information is correct and that you are sending USDC to the correct address.
Authorizing the fund transfer to the OWN wallet address
- Review the details of the transaction and make sure everything is correct.
- Click on the "Next" button to initiate the transfer.
- A pop-up window will appear asking you to confirm the transaction.
The transfer may take a few minutes to complete, depending on network congestion.
You can check the status of the transaction by navigating to the "Activity" tab in MetaMask.
Once the transaction is confirmed, the transferred USDC should appear in your OWN wallet.
Transferred fund reflects in OWN wallet
We hope this guide has been helpful in assisting you with transferring USDC from your MetaMask wallet to the OWN wallet on the Polygon Mainnet. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to the support team. Remember to always exercise caution and double-check the information you enter to ensure a smooth and secure transfer. Happy transferring! 💸