What is staking?

Staking (or delegating) is similar to putting your money into a bank account, and as a thank you the bank pays you interest for doing so (or at least they used to). Your delegated ADA allows the Cardano network to run.

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How to stake?

1. Buy ADA from an

To Purchase ADA, go to any exchange sign up and verify your account.

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2. Create your ADA

Download the Yoroi or Daedalus and create your wallet and make sure to keep your details in a secure location.

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Transfer your ADA from your exchange account to your wallets.

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4. Delegate your ADA to the Upstream pool

Search for [UPSTR] in the delegation centre, you will need your spending password!

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So Whats in it
for you …

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What do you get for staking?

Your staking reward

You receive an average 5% APY on your staked ADA. Once your ADA is staked in the Upstream pool you receive your rewards directly to your wallet every 5 days. It’s totally safe and secure, because only you know your wallet keys, as always only you have access to your ADA.

Charity donations from our profits

Giving back

Our aim is to use Upstream’s staking pool profits to help charities and individuals that support environmental causes, and financial education.