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.
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.
What is Ethereum and how does it work?
Ethereum is a blockchain where smart contracts & distributed apps are created. Ether, its cryptocurrency, ranks as the 2nd most popular crypto to date.
Contact Paxful’s customer support for any type of issue
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.
How to earn Bitcoin: 11 ways to get started
The most popular ways to earn Bitcoin are buying or mining. However, you can also get Bitcoin by joining rewards programs, accepting BTC payments, & more!
The ultimate beginner’s guide to using Paxful
We’ve created an all-in-one guide on how to use Paxful so you can get started on your Bitcoin journey today.
You don’t need much to start making money with cryptocurrency
You don’t need large sums to start making money with cryptocurrencies. You can hold, trade, lend, or even earn by playing games!
What do HODL, FUD, FOMO, and other Bitcoin slang mean?
From acronyms to words like whale and moon, the crypto community is swarmed by creative slang. Click here to learn what these slangs mean.
Different Types of Cryptocurrency in the Market Right Now
Cryptos can be categorized according to their utility, or how they’re used — currency, asset, object, and meme or joke coins. Learn all about them here.
How to File a Dispute on Paxful
We want transactions to be as smooth as possible but disputes between buyers & vendors do happen. Here’s how we can help you if your trade falls through.
What is the Bitcoin Taproot upgrade?
The Bitcoin Taproot upgrade boosted the network’s privacy and efficiency by switching the way signatures are handled. Here’s a brief explainer.
Why everyone should hold their own Bitcoin
Keeping a small amount of Bitcoin in an online wallet is fine but as your Bitcoin starts to accumulate, it’s safer to move it to a custodial wallet.
The history of money
We’ll go into detail about how we progressed from bartering, to gold coins, and finally to digital currencies — the next evolution of money.
A list of countries where the use of Bitcoin is restricted (and why)
While its use is widespread, Bitcoin is still restricted in some places. Here’s a list of countries where Bitcoin is banned and the reasons behind it.
Crypto tourism is now a reality thanks to Bitcoin’s growing potential
Traveling using only Bitcoin has made crypto tourism easier than ever. Boracay, Philippines is one of the many poised to become the next Bitcoin island.
Which factors will help Bitcoin recover from this bear market?
While recent events may have brought on a crypto winter, it’s not something that will last forever. Here are some factors that may help Bitcoin go back up.
A list of over 50 companies that accept Tether (USDT) payments
From food & clothes, to jewelry & cars, the things you can buy with USDT is diverse. Here’s a list of businesses that accept Tether payments.
The pros and cons of getting paid in Bitcoin
Due to its rising popularity, more people are looking to get paid in Bitcoin instead of cash. Learn about the benefits and drawbacks of a Bitcoin salary.
Everything you need to know about Bitcoin regulations
Each country has its own stance regarding Bitcoin regulation. Learn more about them here and find out whether regulation is good or bad for Bitcoin.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
We’re celebrating seven years of Paxful with an exclusive giveaway
We’re celebrating our 7th year by giving you the chance to win exclusive Paxful goodies! Share with us your story of how you got into Bitcoin to enter.
FAQs on buying VDAs from Indian residents
In accordance to Indian tax law, taxes will be levied to users who buy cryptocurrencies from a Indian sellers on Paxful starting on July 1, 2022.
We’ve partnered with the GUETTO Institute to expand Bitcoin education in Brazil
Paxful and the GUETTO Institute in Brazil have partnered together to promote financial literacy & Bitcoin education in vulnerable Brazilian communities.
We’re joining the DFR Tour 2022 to help bring Bitcoin education to America
We’re sponsoring the Digital Financial Revolution Tour 2022 to bring Bitcoin education to communities across 41 cities in the USA.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
Crypto for Moms: How a Nigerian Peer Encouraged His Mother to Trade Bitcoin
Getting your parents into crypto can be easy. Read this heartwarming story of a Nigerian Peer who got his mom into Bitcoin and how it’s paid off for them.
Be the Change: Sonia
We’ve talked to four people from all over the world to learn how Bitcoin has improved their lives. Meet Sonia & hear how she built her trading business.
Be the Change: Francis
We’ve talked to four people from around the world to learn how Bitcoin improved their lives. Hear Francis’ story of how he earns money for aviation school.