Renaldo Woolford asked, updated on February 21st, 2021; Topic:
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Your Money is Secure While it is never 100% safe to your money on any online exchange, Coinbase is one of the safest web wallets you can use. Coinbase keeps almost 99% of their assets in an offline cold storage that can't be accessed — when in cold storage, they cannot be hacked!
We distribute bitcoin geographically in safe deposit boxes and vaults around the world. Sensitive data that would normally reside on our servers is disconnected entirely from the internet. Data is then split with redundancy, AES-256 encrypted, and copied to FIPS-140 USB drives and paper backups.
Be that as it may, how do I find my Bitcoin address on Coinbase?
Besides, can Coinbase get hacked?
Note to self, if your Coinbase account gets compromised through a sim swap attack, you're on your own. Even though Coinbase enables SMS 2FA by default, you're on your own.
Can my Coinbase account get hacked?
The biggest difference between centralized exchanges (like Coinbase, Kraken and Bitfinex) and decentralized exchanges is that decentralized exchanges do not hold users' funds. No one can ever access your funds other than you. So it can't be stolen unless your private keys are compromised.
Yes it is safe to show ID. And required by law for all legit crypto exchanges including the ones other posters will steer you towards. If an exchange doesn't ask for these documents, they are probably a bit shady.
– when talking about how safe is Coinbase, we must also mention that Coinbase stores the vast majority of the digital assets in secure offline storage and the cryptocurrency stored in their servers is covered by their insurance policy: “Coinbase prioritizes the security of our customer's funds, all digital currency ...
You can find your Bitcoin Cash (BCH) or Bitcoin (BTC) address for receiving payments into your Bitcoin.com wallet by tapping "Receive" on the bottom toolbar of your wallet. Your address will be the long string of numbers and letters directly below the QR code for that address.
Please note, Coinbase charges a spread margin of up to two percent (2.00%) for Digital Currency Conversions. The actual spread margin charged varies due to market fluctuations in the price of Digital Currencies on Coinbase Pro between the time we quote a price and the time when the order executes.