Paxful Peer Program

  • Paxful Peer Program
    What is Paxful Peer Program?
    Paxful Peer Program is an international entrepreneurship program where aspiring crypto professionals dedicate themselves to support Paxful and other crypto enthusiasts through ground support, marketing efforts and social events — while getting rewarded by Paxful!

    This 3 leveled program recognizes success and offers a growth path for every peer.

    • Level 1-Peers
    • Level 2-Ambassadors
    • Level 3- Associates 

    As peers fulfill the requirements of each level, they get rewarded and promoted to the next level by Paxful.

    How to become a Paxful Peer?
    It’s easy to become a #PaxfulPeer! Take a couple of minutes to fill out the application form here and we will get in touch with you within 10 days of your form submission. If you successfully pass the initial screening, you’ll be invited to have a short video interview with us. Once you pass the video interview, you’ll officially become a #PaxfulPeer
    What are the benefits of becoming a Paxful Peer?
    • Cool Paxful SWAG: Goods for you to show off and represent our brand
    • Cool Paxful STASH: Goods for you to give away to your potential new Paxful sign-ups
    • Invite-only Paxful events in your region
    • VIP Support for quick access to Paxful employees and moderators
    • Weekly live online training for a month
    • Limitless Affiliate Program earnings
    • 5 USD in BTC for you and 5 USD in BTC for every new user you sign up (ID-verified) after he/she trades on Paxful
    • A growth path that could lead to potentially becoming a Paxful employee
    What are the different levels of Paxful Peer Program?
    After you submit your application and pass the video interview, you become a Paxful Peer. Being a Paxful Peer comes with a lot of benefits. When you show high performance and meet with the predefined requirements, you can move up to the next level and eventually, potentially become a Paxful employee. You will receive different rewards that are unique to your level:
    • Paxful Peer: Peer badge, live trainings, SWAG, VIP support and an invitation to Paxful events
    • Paxful Ambassador: Generous sponsorship for your meetups along with other monetary bonuses
    • Paxful Associate: Monthly salary, chance to visit a Paxful office, the possibility of becoming a Paxful employee, and various career paths to enhance your skills and knowledge.
    I'm a Paxful Peer how can I become an Ambassador?
    In order to be promoted to be an Ambassador, you need to meet the requirements below:
    • Passing the Peer Test
    • Successful Online Group Moderation
    • Post on social media with the #PaxfulPeer hashtag at least 5 times a week
    • Sign up 21 new users on Paxful (Fully KYC-verified, min. 1 Trade)
    • Weekly feedback on Paxful platform and new features
    What are the benefits of becoming an Ambassador?
    Ambassadors are the ones who create quality content regularly and organize successful meetups while growing their affiliates. They are the content producers and new user generators. As an Ambassador, you receive:
    • Peer Benefits 
    • Ambassador SWAG 
    • Ambassador Badge
    • Up to a $500 subsidy for sponsored meetups 
    • 5 USD in BTC for you and 5 USD in BTC for every new user you sign up (fully KYC-verified) after he/she trades on Paxful.
    • Affiliate Program Earnings
    • Bonus for quality content
    • Bonus for successful meetups
    What do I need to do to maintain my Ambassador status?
    • Organize one successful meetup
    • Post on social media with the #PaxfulPeer hashtag at least 5 times a week
    • One social media campaign per month
    • Feedback on Paxful platform and new features
    • Online group moderation
    As a Paxful Ambassador, how can I become an Associate?
    In order to be promoted to be an Associate, you need to meet the requirements below:
    • Sign up 99 new users on Paxful (Fully KYC-verified, min. 1 Trade)
    • Organize 3 successful meetups
    • Provide quality content (Paxful will decide the quality of the content)
    • Bring at least 1 Peer to the program
    What are the benefits of becoming an Associate?
    • Ambassador Benefits
    • Associate Badge
    • $150/month salary
    • Recognition for representing Paxful on social media and press coverage
    • Fly to one of the Paxful offices to meet with the team and see the office environment
    • Chance to follow different paths and receive different badges:
      Professor: Trains other peers
      Consular: Networks with peers and increases the number of peers
      Sentinel: Documents your expertise in creative ways and transforms user feedback into new product features
      Guardian: Defends the Paxful platform against hackers and attacks using your highly tech-savvy skills
    • Chance to join Paxful team as a full-time employee
    What do I need to do to maintain my Associate level?
    You need to maintain and manage your Peer & Ambassador community. Based on your Associate path your tasks will vary as follows:


    • Trains Peers and Ambassadors


    • Brings one Peer per month


    • Creates one Youtube video per month (min. 100 views)


    • Defends the Paxful platform against hackers and attacks
    What are the Peer/Ambassador/Associate Badges for?
    You will stand out with your badges on Paxful platform. Other users will know that you are part of the Paxful Peer Program and be more willing to trade with you.
    What kind of content can I post on Social Media?
    Please see your Paxful Peer Program Terms and Guidelines agreement.
    What kind of a "Test" do I need to pass to be an Ambassador?
    You need to take an online multi-choice test about Paxful platform. The test is based on your webinars and training. It is crucial that you participate in the training as we expect all Ambassadors to know the ins and outs of our platform.
    As an Ambassador, what do I have to do for my meetup?
    • Suggest a location
    • Have a list of attendees (at least an expected number)
    • Decide the type of meeting (networking, presentation by you, panel discussion, etc.)
    • Prepare your presentation
    • Share your presentation with your Peer Program Coordinator
    • Share your budget proposal and other details about the program
    When I move to the next level, do I also keep my benefits from my previous level?
    Yes, you will get to keep all your benefits.
    What are the differences between each level’s benefits?


Affiliate Program

  • Paxful Affiliate Program
    What is Paxful Affiliate Program?
    The Paxful Affiliate Program is an exciting opportunity for users to be rewarded for sharing their Paxful affiliate links with their friends and followers.

    Every Paxful user has an affiliate link that can be found on the classic, vendor, and affiliate dashboards. When new users sign up using your affiliate link, you earn commissions. The program allows you to earn a 50% commission on the standard escrow fee every time one of your direct affiliates makes a “buy” transaction and a 10% commission on the standard escrow fee when your direct affiliates’ affiliates make a “buy” transactionThe escrow fee is calculated as 1% in all affiliate payouts, except the cases where the affiliate fee is lower than 1%. If the escrow fee is lower than 1%, the affiliate fee is calculated based on the lower fee.

    How to become a Paxful Affiliate?
    All Paxful users have their affiliate links on their affiliate dashboards. You don't need to sign up to become an affiliate, you can start using your link as soon as you sign up Paxful
    How many tiers are in the Paxful Affiliate Program?
    Tier 1: Affiliates who sign up directly through your link are considered Tier 1 affiliates.

    Tier 2: Affiliates who sign up through one of your Tier 1 affiliates’ affiliate links are considered your Tier 2 affiliates.

    What is the commission structure for each tier of the program?
    We collect an escrow fee from every trade. You earn a commission from the standard escrow fee (1%) we collect, anytime one of your Tier 1 or Tier 2 affiliates successfully completes a trade on Paxful. The commission structure is as follows:

    Tier 1: You receive 50% of our standard escrow fee for successfully completed “buy” trades by this user.

    Tier 2: You receive 10% of our standard escrow fee for successfully completed “buy” trades by this user. 

     Note: The escrow fee is calculated as 1% in all affiliate payouts, except the cases where the affiliate fee is lower than 1%. If the escrow fee is lower than 1%, the affiliate fee is calculated based on the lower fee.

    Where do I find my affiliate link?
    You can view your earnings on your classic dashboard, vendor dashboard, and affiliate dashboard.
    What content and advertising sources are the best ways to attract traffic to my affiliate link?
    There are many different sources that can work to your advantage, including your blog, your website, Google Ads, Yandex. Direct, Yahoo/Bing ads, mobile ad networks, YouTube channels, and other major entertainment and financial platforms.

    Social media is also a great way to promote your affiliate link. It is a good idea to use track ID’s for all the different promotions you do, so you can observe what works best for you and learn from that.

    What countries should I target when looking for referrals?
    Paxful has worldwide benefits and can be used virtually anywhere with internet access, so it is really up to you what markets you want to target - local, regional, national, or otherwise! Currently, most of our users are from the U.S., while Africa and Asia are our fastest-growing markets.
    Affiliate earnings
    So, when do I get paid?

    Earnings typically get credited to your affiliate wallet instantly after your affiliate's trade completes. Once your affiliate wallet balance reaches the bitcoin amount which equals $10, you can transfer the bitcoin balance from your affiliate wallet to your Paxful wallet.

    Once the balance of your bitcoin Affiliate Wallet reaches a total lifetime value of $300, you will be required to submit identity and address verification.

    Pro Tip: You can sell your bitcoin earnings on our platform for additional profit!

    Where can I view my affiliate earnings?

    You can view your earnings on your vendor dashboard and your affiliate dashboard.

    Where can I view my custom track ID’S?
    You can view your track ID’s on your affiliate dashboard.
    What is not allowed?
    • Creating new accounts to redirect existing trade activity accounts on the Paxful platform that benefits from the Paxful Affiliate Program in any form. You are only allowed to have one account.
      Using spam of any type to attract referrals.
    • Using redirects (forwarding) from your domain to the company domain.
    • Buying advertising for branded queries: Paxful, or any of their derivatives, or any misspelled versions of these phrases
    • Publishing false information in order to attract more clients or misleading clients in any way
    • Using branded queries of other competitor companies for advertising the Paxful brand and comparing it with other brands in ads, or unjustifiably showing other brands in a bad light
    • Using any form of fraud in order to gain profit in the Paxful Affiliate Program
    • Offering referrals the opportunity to register using your affiliate link for a fee or some other incentive
    • Please see our Affiliate Terms of Services for further information.
    How often are statistics updated on Affiliate Dashboard?
    Statistics are updated in near real-time on your Affiliate Dashboard.
    Can I still get a commission from users who registered on Paxful without using my affiliate link?
    Affiliate commissions can only be earned from users who signed up through your unique affiliate link.
    Can I create custom affiliate links for tracking purposes?
    Yes. On your dashboard, you can create unique trackable links in the ‘track ID’ section.
    Why do some of my affiliates make dozens of trades while others have only registered without making a single trade?
    Different users have different needs. Some may want to make their first bitcoin purchase on Paxful and hold it for months or even years, while others will keep using the platform to buy or sell bitcoin. The activity level of your users may also depend on what content you create to refer them and who you’re targeting.
    I have a bitcoin-related social media channel and my followers are interested in buying or selling bitcoin. Should I recommend Paxful as a way to do so?
    Absolutely! Paxful is one of the easiest ways in the world for anyone, anywhere to buy or sell bitcoin. Your followers can sign up using your affiliate link and start buying or selling bitcoin within minutes! For buying and selling bitcoin on our platform see  “How to Buy and Sell’. For further details about buying and selling please see our general terms of service.