Creating an account

How can I sign up for an account?

  • For a Self Managed Commerce account: Sign up here. You only need an email address, and there is no upfront waiting period—simply sign up, confirm your email address, and you’re all set.
  • For a Coinbase Managed Commerce account: Contact our sales team by filling out this form and one of our team members will get back to you.

What are the password requirements on Coinbase Commerce?

Passwords must be at least 8 characters long and have an estimated offline crack time over 6,000 seconds. We do not enforce arbitrary restrictions on numbers, special characters, or maximum password length. However, any passwords longer than 72 characters will be truncated.

What are the fees for Coinbase Commerce?

We don't charge any fees to use Coinbase Commerce. However, in order to withdraw any funds you have received, you will need to pay a network fee to cryptocurrency miners. If you would like to convert your cryptocurrency into fiat, an exchange may charge fees.

How can I sell something once I have signed up for an account?

Creating a Hosted Checkout is the easiest way to get started selling your products. To do this:

  • Click on the blue Accept Payments button on the bottom left of your Commerce dashboard, and follow the on-screen instructions
  • Within a couple of minutes, you'll have a static link that you can share with customers to sell your product

Which cryptocurrencies can I accept? Do I have to accept all of the cryptocurrencies that Coinbase Commerce offers?

We currently support Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, DAI, Ethereum, Litecoin, and USD Coin. All of these cryptocurrencies are available by default, and you can choose which ones you would like to accept under the Active Cryptocurrencies section here.


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