There are multiple ways to fund an Avalanche Wallet or Core other than sending assets directly from another existing wallet to the Avalanche Wallet.
One alternative way is to move assets from an exchange into the wallet. This is what will be covered in this article using Coinbase as an example.
Note: When sending AVAX from exchanges to wallets and visa versa, always send from like chain to like chain (ex. C-chain to C-chain or X-chain to X-chain).
Take special care when transferring Stablecoins. The following article explains how the process may differ compared to moving AVAX.
Here is a list of some of the larger exchanges that support C-Chain.
Bridged assets can now be swapped for other Avalanche native assets. To learn more on how please see the following article.