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Paxful Appoints Roshan Dharia As Interim Chief Executive Officer

Paxful have appointed Roshan Dharia as our new Interim Chief Executive Officer.

2 min
May 30, 2023
Paxful appoint new CEO

The Basics

Get up to speed on all things Paxful, crypto, blockchain technology, and trading.
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Paxful Arbitrage

Ultimate Guide: Profitable Arbitrage Trading on Paxful (February 2024 Update)

Learn how to earn money as a peer-to-peer trader on Paxful, in our updated profitable arbitrage guide written for all skill levels.

10 min
February 12, 2024

Promotional Terms and Conditions

Promotional terms & conditions

11 min
November 10, 2023

Paxful Account Restrictions, Simply Explained

Learn what happens when things go wrong on Paxful, including offering examples of behaviors that will lead to account restrictions; the various types of bans, freezes, and suspensions our team uses to enforce marketplace safety; and a simple explanation of recourse steps available to you to contest our restrictions.

5 min
October 16, 2023
will the real paxful customer support please stand up

How to contact Paxful’s 24/7 global customer support

Got any questions for us? Whether you need help with your account or need an issue resolved, Paxful’s customer support is ready to assist you.

7 min
July 13, 2023
What is a Satoshi

Here’s why satoshis are essential in Bitcoin’s economy

A satoshi is the 100 millionth unit of a Bitcoin. Likes cents to the dollar, satoshis make Bitcoin divisible & applicable for microtransactions.

2 min
May 30, 2023
What are Bitcoin Ordinals

Have NFTs finally arrived in the world of Bitcoin?

An Ordinal is a text, image, or a video inscribed in a transaction. It’s kind of like a non-fungible token (NFT) but inside the Bitcoin Blockchain.

4 min
March 21, 2023
buy usdc sell usdc

USD Coin (USDC) is now available on Paxful

Now you can use USDC to protect your wealth from inflation or to hedge against the volatility of cryptocurrencies.

2 min
December 7, 2022
bitcoin self custody

Five easy steps to self-custody your Bitcoin

Holding your Bitcoin in a wallet you control is not only safe, it also grants you freedom to transact the way you want to.

3 min
December 1, 2022
What is USDC and how does it work

What is USDC and how does it work?

USDC (or USD Coin) is a stablecoin whose value is pegged to the US dollar 1:1. As the 2nd largest stablecoin, USDC is fully backed by US dollar reserves.

5 min
November 28, 2022

Tips & Tricks

Sharpen your trading skills, learn about tax implications, use volatility to your advantage, and so much more.
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Tips & Tricks

Meet the Traders: Moneybees

8 min
February 23, 2024
Meet Trader Moneybees
Meet Trader Moneybees

Meet the Traders: Moneybees

8 min
February 23, 2024
Paxful Arbitrage

Ultimate Guide: Profitable Arbitrage Trading on Paxful (February 2024 Update)

Learn how to earn money as a peer-to-peer trader on Paxful, in our updated profitable arbitrage guide written for all skill levels.

10 min
February 12, 2024
What is the Kimchi Premium

What is the Kimchi Premium?

It’s not just a delicious dish. The Kimchi Premium is the gap in Bitcoin price in Korea vs. the global average. Here’s why there’s a price difference.

4 min
March 21, 2023

How to send and accept Bitcoin payments using the Lightning Network

If your customers don’t have cash, ask them to pay with BTC instead. Follow these steps & start accepting Bitcoin payments instantly.

4 min
March 21, 2023

Blockchain explorers: A peek into what goes on inside the Bitcoin blockchain

A Blockchain Explorer enables you to find a specific transaction & who validated it. You can even inspect wallet addresses using this tool.

3 min
March 6, 2023
What happens to your Bitcoin if you die

Here are a few ways to create an estate plan for your Bitcoin

What happens to your Bitcoin if you die? It’s lost forever unless you create an estate plan for your beneficiaries so they can inherit them.

4 min
March 1, 2023
types of gift cards

Here are all the types of gift cards available on Paxful

There are 6 types of gift cards, each having a different perk & function. No matter what gift card you need, you can trade them on Paxful.

4 min
February 27, 2023
bitcoin games

I played all of THNDR’s Bitcoin games for hours and here are my top picks

Combine your love for gaming & crypto into a profitable venture. Check out these Bitcoin games that reward you with BTC for playing.

7 min
February 13, 2023

What’s New?

Stay up to date on what’s happening in the cryptocurrency space and get the latest updates from Paxful.
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Paxful appoint new CEO

Paxful Appoints Roshan Dharia As Interim Chief Executive Officer

Paxful have appointed Roshan Dharia as our new Interim Chief Executive Officer.

2 min
May 30, 2023
Bitcoin

Doing the right thing: Refunding Paxful Earn users

We’re happy to announce that all Paxful Earn users will get their money back. Your Celsius funds will be refunded to your Paxful Wallet this week.

1 min
March 30, 2023
bitcoin conference and events 2023

Here are all the Bitcoin conferences and events scheduled for 2023

Expand your knowledge of all things Bitcoin and join these events & conferences happening this year. Mark these dates down on your calendar now.

6 min
February 2, 2023
buy usdc sell usdc

USD Coin (USDC) is now available on Paxful

Now you can use USDC to protect your wealth from inflation or to hedge against the volatility of cryptocurrencies.

2 min
December 7, 2022
Paxful & BWB donation to support Bitcoin Ekasi Center

We’re proud to partner with Bitcoin Ekasi as it unveils the Bitcoin Ekasi Center

We’re excited to unveil the Bitcoin Ekasi Center—an educational center focused on financial literacy in South Africa.

3 min
October 11, 2022
Get exclusive trading tips from Paxful’s weekly webinars

Get exclusive trading tips from Paxful’s weekly webinars

Paxful’s experts are hosting a free webinar every week. Subscribe to our YouTube channel so you don’t miss out on next-level Bitcoin trading tips.

1 min
September 16, 2022
New payment methods & languages on Paxful

New payment methods & languages on Paxful

Paxful is fully translated in over 49 languages to make Bitcoin accessible for everyone. And, we’re adding 7 new payment methods to the platform.

3 min
September 13, 2022
La Librería de Satoshi

Paxful to Support Bitcoin Developers in Latin America and the Caribbean

Paxful and the Built With Bitcoin Foundation to support programmers and developers in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) through a scholarship program.

2 min
August 10, 2022
India Cab Ad Giveaway

We’re on the ground in Mumbai—get your chance to win exclusive Paxful swag!

Follow @paxful_India and Tweet us a picture of Paco driving around Mumbai to get a chance to win sweet merch from Paxful!

2 min
July 24, 2022
Paxful adds 8 new payment methods to the platform

We’ve just added 8 new payment methods to our ever-growing roster

Users in Sri Lanka, Argentina, and the United States can now buy Bitcoin on Paxful using these eight new payment methods we just added.

4 min
July 20, 2022

Stories

Hear from the users that inspire us every day with how they got started in crypto and how they use Paxful.
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Stories

Meet the Traders: Moneybees

8 min
February 23, 2024
Meet Trader Moneybees
Meet Trader Moneybees

Meet the Traders: Moneybees

8 min
February 23, 2024
Paxful appoint new CEO

Paxful Appoints Roshan Dharia As Interim Chief Executive Officer

Paxful have appointed Roshan Dharia as our new Interim Chief Executive Officer.

2 min
May 30, 2023

Why a “boots-on-the-ground” philosophy with Bitcoin helps everyone win

It’s time to forget price and speculation. Here’s why taking a more people-focused approach with Bitcoin can benefit everyone.

3 min
February 13, 2023
Story of Kembety

How a Nigerian Trader Is Leading the Charge for Women in Bitcoin

Nigerian Expert Trader Betty Oluwakemi updates us on her Paxful journey and encourages women to get started with Bitcoin to attain financial freedom.

3 min
March 24, 2022
Ray Q&A

Ray Q&A: On the Road to Bitcoin Adoption: La Casa Del Bitcoin

Ray shares his thoughts on the newly launched La Casa Del Bitcoin in El Salvador which provides free & accessible learning opportunities around Bitcoin.

4 min
February 2, 2022
Changing the Fashion Industry With Crypto

How Two Brothers are Changing the Fashion Industry With Crypto

Paxful Peers Muyideen and Mubarak Sulaiman are using crypto to financially empower Nigerian fashion models. Read their success story here.

3 min
October 12, 2021
Nigerian Peers & Brothers Empower Community Through Bitcoin

How Two Nigerian Brothers Empower Their Community Through Bitcoin

Read the inspiring story of brothers & Paxful Peers Mubarak & Muyideen and how they gave back to their community with the help of Bitcoin.

3 min
August 13, 2021
Why Young People Should Get Into Crypto

Here’s Why Young People Should Jump Into the Crypto World Right Now

Crypto may be an investment opportunity for many, but for others like Paxful Peer Ishaq, it’s a means of survival. Read about his journey here.

3 min
July 6, 2021
6 Rewarding Reasons Why You Should Become a Paxful Peer

Here are 6 Rewarding Reasons Why You Should Become a Paxful Peer

Earn BTC, win prizes, and boost your credibility when you join the Paxful Peer Program. All that and more await you when you become a Peer!

4 min
May 27, 2021

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