Inflation is a mechanism in Stellar that allows for wallets to choose where a 1% interest on the XLM goes each year. In order to receive inflation directly to your account, you must have 52M XLM.
However, there are inflation pools which allow you to donate your inflation to them and they redistribute the inflation back to you.
You can quickly enroll in an inflation pool like so:
You can set also set your inflation destination to a custom address like so:
- Go to your wallet's profile page and click the edit button by inflation destination
- Enter the new inflation destination. If you just want to receive your portion of inflation each week, you can use the lumenauts inflation pool address which is GCCD6AJOYZCUAQLX32ZJF2MKFFAUJ53PVCFQI3RHWKL3V47QYE2BNAUT. Then, Click the Check button.
- That's it, you have changed your inflation destination.