Wallets & Addresses

What is a Bitcoin wallet?
A bitcoin wallet is a digital software wallet that holds your Bitcoins.
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Are there different types of wallets?
Yes. There are many types of wallets that you can set up. The three most common types of wallets are: A web wallet is a wallet that you can signup onlin...
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Are wallets free?
Yes. Most web or software wallets are free.  Hardware wallets vary in price, but usually cost around $100 CAD.
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Does Coincurve provide a wallet service?
No. We believe that Bitcoin is about control. Therefore, our customers should have full control of their Bitcoins and the freedom of selecting their own wal...
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What type of wallets does Coincurve recommend?
For web wallet, we recommend blockchain.com For hardware wallets, we recommend Trezor or Nano Ledger.
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Are Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash wallets the same?
No. Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash are different digital currencies. They have completely different wallets and can't be used interchangeably. You will lose ...
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Where do I get my receiving address?
Once you create wallet of your choice, you can generate multiple receiving public addresses. These addresses can be safely shared with Coincurve or friends ...
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Can Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash addresses be used interchangeably?
No. They are completely different digital wallets. Please always double check that you are using the correct wallet before entering your receiving address.
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What is a Bitcoin Cash Address?
Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash addresses look very similar and often cause human mistakes with the user. Therefore, Bitcoin Cash Address (cashaddr) is a new addre...
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