Getting Started With Paxful

Paxful is a leading peer-to-peer marketplace where users can buy, sell, and store various cryptocurrencies. Ready to start building your financial future? Let’s get you started with a Paxful account.


1. Start at the Paxful Account Registration Page

If you’re starting from the Paxful home page, click Register.

From there, you'll need to create your account with either your phone number or email address.


Once your account is created, you'll receive a free cryptocurrency wallet. This digital wallet is where you will store all of your hard-earned cryptocurrency. To learn more about the functions of this wallet and any restrictions, visit our Help Center’s section on Paxful Wallets. 


2. Verify your Account

Once you've created your account, you'll need to verify your phone number or email address (depending on what you used to create your account with) using a code sent to your phone or email.

There are several levels of verification that you can complete. These verification levels allow for different trading opportunities within the marketplace, and the verification process helps the security of the platform.


Take some time after you verify your account to familiarize yourself with the marketplace. You can take a tour of our platform by hitting Screen_Shot_2021-03-15_at_11.38.15_AM.png

That’s it! Time to get trading🤘 


If you are located in certain states or certain countries, you may be unable to access Paxful at this time. For further information on countries that have banned access visit here.

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