With Bonpay wallet you can use your local or another currency which works better for you to manage your bitcoins in a more convenient and easy way. You can choose the local currency in the Settings section of your account and your Bonpay wallet bitcoin balance will be additionally shown in the local currency equivalent.
No, you don’t have to verify your account. However, in this case some functionality is unavailable to you. The number of Bonpay cards that can be ordered and the card limits are confined. We suggest you to complete the verification procedure to take full advantages of the features that we offer.
To deposit funds to your Bonpay wallet you need to:
To increase your Bonpay card limits simply complete the verification procedure.
To receive payments from another user, just send your wallet address to the person who wants to send you funds. There is absolutely no risk in providing your Bitcoin wallet address which is a public address to other people, your bitcoins are securely stored at Bonpay.
You can view your wallet address by clicking your account balance.
In case you want to receive bitcoins from another Bonpay user you can also use your email or phone number linked to your Bonpay account as a receiving address instead of using your wallet Bitcoin address.
To transfer funds to another user you need to:
You can view the transfer details in the history section of your account.
To transfer funds between your balances or cards you need to:
You can view the transaction details in the history section.
To withdraw bitcoins from your wallet to a Bitcoin address you need to:
You can always view the transfer details in the history section of your account.
In order to get your Bitcoin address you need to make a few easy steps:
Every time you use your Bitcoin address to make a deposit to your Bonpay wallet, the system will automatically replace it with a newly generated one to ensure the highest level of privacy and security. Although all the previous Bitcoin addresses remain connected to your Bonpay account and can be used on an equal basis for funds transfers with the new ones, we strongly recommend to use new Bitcoin addresses each time you make a new deposit.
Your verification request will usually be processed within 7-10 working days. However, in case we face with the high level of new users verification requests, the processing time might be increased. In case you experience a delay, that doesn’t mean there’s something wrong with your verification request. Please, be patient and check your email box and notifications in your account regularly.
Unverified users can order only one plastic or virtual Bonpay prepaid card denominated in USD or EUR. If you want to order more cards, please, make sure you’ve completed the verification procedure.
Verified users can order one plastic and one virtual Bonpay prepaid cards for each currency.
There are two ways to activate your Bonpay prepaid plastic card.
To block your Bonpay card you need to:
You can also block your card by contacting our support team at [email protected] or dialing +44 (0)13 4456 7413 and following the provided instructions.
After blocking you can reissue or unblock your card at any time.
After logging in to your account navigate to the Settings section and click “Account Password Settings” in the Security settings block. Enter your current account password and then the new one and confirm your password change by clicking the “Change” button.
You can change your Bonpay card’s PIN at any ATM supporting this function.
You can order your Bonpay card in a few easy steps:
To get your Bonpay card PIN you need to log into your Bonpay account and make a PIN request on the Card page or call the telephone number +44 (0)13 4456 7413 and follow the instructions of the interactive voice adviser.
If you are an avid user of various payment systems like PayPal and wish to fund your card using them – you have that option. Although, please keep in mind that each system may have its own certain standards and requirements.
We advise you to make sure that the selected system accepts Bonpay Card for funds transfers before you try to load it. Check the service’s fees, limits and all the steps of the procedure. Bonpay cannot guide you through the steps of any third party transfer procedure.
To avoid any inconvenience we inform you that if funds are received on an Unverified (KYC 1) card, these funds will remain pending and the card will be blocked from further usage until you are successfully verified. Therefore, if you are an unverified cardholder you should not attempt to load your cards by person-to-person payments, money transfers or loads to cards from third party services. Such transactions are allowed only for Verified (KYC 2) cardholders.
First thing you’ll need to pay for your purchases or services with Bitcoin is to get a bitcoin wallet. Combining advanced security and ease of use, Bonpay wallet is a great solution for managing your funds in Bitcoin. You can register your Bonpay account and get your Bonpay wallet in a few easy steps here or find out more information about Bonpay wallet here.
Secondly, you need to deposit Bitcoin to your wallet.
And finally, in order to pay with Bitcoin, you need a Bitcoin address of a recipient or merchant who you want to transfer funds to or pay with Bitcoin. The process of paying with Bitcoin is similar to the process of paying someone using a bank transfer when the bank account number is used to specify the recipient of the payment. With Bonpay wallet you can even use the recipient’s email or phone number instead of Bitcoin address to make a transfer or payment even easier in comparison with the use of ordinary bitcoin wallet.
All you need to register a Bonpay account is an email address or phone number. Once registered, you can immediately receive or send bitcoins, order a Bonpay prepaid card and more.
In order to register Bonpay account just click the “Register” button in the top of the screen or click here and go through a few easy steps registration process.
To reissue your Bonpay card you need to:
After logging into your account navigate to the Settings section and then click “IP whitelist” in the Security settings block. Turn the IP whitelist switch on and specify the list of white IPs using the “Add” button.
After logging into your account navigate to the Settings section and сlick “Two-factor authentication” in the Security settings block. You can turn on 2FA for logging into your account and/or transactions approve. To set up and enable 2FA you need the Google Authenticator application to be installed on your device. If you don’t have this application, you can always download it with the help of a link provided in 2FA Section in the Security settings block of the Settings section of your account.
The most easy and convenient way to turn bitcoins into cash is to order a plastic Bonpay card. With a Bonpay card linked to your Bonpay wallet all you need to turn bitcoins into cash is:
To unblock your Bonpay card you need to:
To complete your account verification you need to verify your residential address by uploading one of the specified documents as a proof of address (POA) in the “Verification” section of your account. The following documents can be used as your POA:
Please note: Driver’s licenses or ID cards will not be accepted as a proof of residential address. The documents submitted as your POA must be issued within the last 3 months and correspond with your name and home address. Тo reduce the processing time for documents issued in a language other than English, a certified translation is required (preferable).
To complete your account verification you need to verify your identity by uploading one of the specified documents as a proof of identity (POI) in the “Verification” section of your account. A valid state-issued document with your full name, date of birth, photo and expiration or validity date is required as your POI. The following documents can be used as your POI:
In order to get access to the verification process of your account you need to provide your personal and company details first. To verify your personal account you need to verify your identity, your residential address, your email and phone number. In case you’re applying for verification of a business account you’ll need to additionally verify your company credentials. All of the verification steps can be accessed through the Verification section of your Bonpay account after providing your personal details.
Bonpay system will send a one-time code to your email in order to verify it during registration or changing process. Enter this code into the required field and click the “Confirm” button. If you haven’t received the code, please check your spam folder. You can request to resend the code by clicking the “Resend code” button.
Bonpay system will send a one-time code to your phone number in order to verify it during registration or changing process. Enter this code in the required field and click the “Confirm” button. If you haven’t received the code, you can request to resend it by clicking the “Resend code” button.
Virtual Bonpay cards are issued instantly. For Bonpay plastic cards we offer Standard or Expedited Delivery. In case of standard delivery the tracking option is not available. The Expedited delivery is much faster, so that the delivery wouldn’t exceed 10 days and the tracking number option is provided.
The estimated delivery time for Bonpay plastic cards varies:
To find more information about Bonpay card fees and limits visit the Fees page on the website or Click the “Fees” section of the menu after logging into your account. The limits depend on your account verification status and can be exceeded once your account is verified.
The requirements for uploading documents:
Security log shows you the list of devices, which were used for logging into your account and the detailed information about your previous logins. We recommend you to check this list regularly to prevent any suspicious activity.
Bitcoin is distributed, worldwide, decentralized digital currency. Bitcoin is also a decentralized peer-to-peer network with no middleman or central authority, powered by its users. Bitcoin is the first digital currency accepted worldwide. There is no boundaries or limits for Bitcoin. You can learn more details about Bitcoin here.
Bonpay is an online Bitcoin Wallet created by professionals in cryptocurrency and cryptography. Bonpay combines the services for buying, selling and storing your bitcoins with the ability to spend them anywhere where bitcoins or plastic cards is accepted. You can find more information about Bonpay here.
IP whitelist option helps to enhance the security of your account allowing to block the access to your account from unspecified IPs. If this option is activated, the access to your account will be available only on devices with IP addresses, which you added to your IP white list.
There are several differences between personal and business accounts. Business accounts have all the benefits of the personal account plus additional functionalities such as mass payouts, additional deposit options and other which could be useful for corporate use. In order to verify your business account it is necessary to submit some company information such as company’s incorporation certificate.
The Bonpay prepaid cards issuance and delivery is possible for the limited list of countries. If your country is not listed below we will not be able to issue and deliver Bonpay card to your country.
European economic area: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom.
Europe Microstates: Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City.
EEA Overseas Territories: Gibraltar, Greenland, Isle of Man, Canary Islands, Madeira, Bailiwick of Jersey, Bailiwick of Guernsey.
Others: Switzerland, Israel, Turkey.
If your card is compromised, lost or stolen, immediately log into your account and block your card. You can also block your card by dialing +44 (0)13 4456 7413 or contacting Bonpay support team at [email protected].
Currently, we offer plastic and virtual cards. You can learn more about Bonpay cards on the Bitcoin card page of the website.
Bonpay offers Personal and Business accounts depending on your needs, purposes and specific of transaction.
Times, when it was possible to buy only a pizza for bitcoin, passed long ago. The global recognition of bitcoin increases every day and Bitcoin has become widespread since time it was invented. Nowadays, bitcoin can be used for almost everything we use fiat money for. It can be spent in a wide variety of places, both online and offline and can be used for buying goods, paying for services and entertainments, making donations, traveling as well as making international transfers.
Bonpay team do all the best to make bitcoin spending more convenient and easy for you. Using our wallet to buy or pay for something with bitcoin is as easy as sending email or SMS. Even in case you got used to spend your funds using plastic cards online or offline and want to spend bitcoin in a similar way, Bonpay will help you. You can order up to 4 Bonpay cards in various currencies linked to your Bonpay wallet. Convert your bitcoins into fiat currencies, load your Bonpay cards from your wallet and that’s it – spend your bitcoins wherever plastic or virtual cards are accepted without any boundaries and limitations.
You can use your Bonpay prepaid cards to withdraw cash at any ATM, make purchases at points of sale or online worldwide where plastic cards are accepted.
To provide you with the highest level of privacy we generate a new Bitcoin address each time you make a deposit, so your total balances can not be publicly visible and traced. All of the funds which have been transferred to one of the previously generated and used addresses will still be deposited to your wallet. However, we strongly recommend to use a new Bitcoin address each time you make a new deposit.
Yes, your funds will be deposited to your wallet balance as each of previously generated Bitcoin addresses is linked to your account. However, in this case, your privacy level decreases, as the balance information and the transaction history can be viewed in Blockchain due to its open nature. We strongly recommend you to use a new Bitcoin address each time you make a new deposit.