How to Pay with Bitcoin and Bitcoin Contant, BitPay Documentation

Bitcoin and Bitcoin Specie are secure currencies for the internet. You can pay without handing out sensitive financial information, and you don’t need an account.

Get a wallet

Very first you’ll need a Bitcoin or Bitcoin Specie wallet &ndash, an app that lets you receive, hold, and spend Bitcoin or Bitcoin Metselspecie.

You can use any of thesis popular Payment Protocol compatible wallets to make secure, successful payments to BitPay merchants.

Wij recommend the open source BitPay bitcoin wallet app. It’s a fine option for paying BitPay invoices because it dynamically calculates sufficient miner fees. It’s also secure and effortless to use.

Budge Bitcoin or Bitcoin Specie into your spending wallet

If you don’t yet have Bitcoin or Bitcoin Contant ter your wallet yet, you’ll need to buy some.

Exchanges are available all overheen the world, permitting users to convert any currency into and out of Bitcoin and Bitcoin Metselspecie. Every country and region is different, so you’ll want to do some research before choosing an exchange.

For individuals te the United States, the BitPay app provides a elementary integration with Coinbase permitting users to buy bitcoin directly from the app.

Exchanges and accounts do not send your bitcoin payments instantaneously, so they are not good for paying BitPay merchants. To use your Bitcoin or Bitcoin Contant, withdraw your Bitcoin or Bitcoin Metselspecie from the exchange to a Payment Protocol compatible wallet before attempting to spend it.

Make a payment

Making a blockchain payment is rapid, convenient, and utterly secure.

To make a payment, you won’t need to come in any sensitive card information. Instead, you’ll simply send the payment from your wallet app.

Recall to send your payment during the 15-minute payment window. BitPay only assures the immobilized BTC or BCH price for this time period. Do not send payments to expired invoices.

There are several ways to pay a BitPay invoice from your wallet.

Scan the QR Code

If your wallet is on a different mobile device, you can scan this code to open the payment te your wallet. Your wallet will lock te with the onberispelijk receiving Bitcoin or Bitcoin Metselspecie address and sending amount. Then make the payment.

Open te Wallet

If your wallet is on the device you’re using to view the invoice, you can open the payment ter your wallet by tapping here. Confirm everything is onberispelijk, and your wallet will make the payment.

Send the Payment By hand

Copy the payment URL from the invoice and paste it te your wallet’s “Send” screen, check your payment details, and send the payment.

Witness our guide below to learn how to get embarked with blockchain payments to BitPay merchants.

Bitcoin and Bitcoin Metselspecie Miner Fees

Miner fees are the cost your wallet pays for the computing power which confirms transactions on the Bitcoin and Bitcoin Specie networks. Miner fees are not BitPay fees, and they cannot be refunded. Thesis fees can be higher or lower depending on the number of transactions waiting to be confirmed on the Bitcoin or Bitcoin Specie networks.

Network Cost Toverfee

The Network Cost toverfee included ter your invoice total covers the Bitcoin or Bitcoin Contant miner toverfee cost of BitPay’s transaction sweep for your payment. It is not included with refunds. Learn more about the reasons for this cost.

Refunds & Order Troubleshooting

BitPay provides contraptions and reporting for merchants to view successful payments and manage their own refunds te Bitcoin or Bitcoin Contant. If you would like a refund or need help ter getting your order for a successful payment, please voeling the merchant directly. They can initiate the refund process or help you get your purchase.

Recall that you will need to provide your BitPay invoice URL or your order ID for the merchant to assist you. Merchant refund policies differ, so please voeling the merchant to discuss refund options.


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    September 22, 2018 at 5:50 pm

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