Lend with Aave and Compound safely from your Ledger hardware wallet
Access to the Aave or Compound lending app pages and click ‘connect’ in the upper right corner. Select the Ledger option. You will then be able to lend your tokens secured by your hardware wallet. Lending permits you to deposit your tokens into a smart contract in exchange for cTokens (Compound) or aTokens (Aave). These represent your claim to the assets and interest.