Signing up for Coinbase
Creating a Coinbase account Wallet
Once you’ve reviewed all the terms:
Create your wallet at signup screen, you will be give a form where you can enter your first/last name, email address, and password. Select the checkbox and then click the Sign Up button.
Phone verification serves as a 2factor secondary authentication source further protect your digital wallet. Once you enter your phone number you will receive a text message with a SMS verification code to enter on the site. Enter the code and verification is now complete.
Add Payment Accounts
Now that your phone number is validated you need to link a bank account, credit/debit card, to transfer money in and out and a PayPal account to instantly withdraw funds to your account. Users are no longer able to make purchases via PayPal. We recommend linking a bank account to transfer currency to your account. ACH transfers may take a week to clear so for instant payments you may use a credit /debit card. Beware there are transaction fee’s when using a credit /debit card.
Linking Your PayPal Account
If you do it through your computer you will go to Settings >Linked Accounts > Add A New Link
Select PayPal and you be directed to login screen to enter password and link account.
Upon completion you well be returned to your dashboard.