Coinbase card can now be used with Apple pay and Google Pay, this will allow cardholders to pay for goods and services using cryptocurrency. On Tuesday cryptocurrency exchange platform Coinbase announced that their cardholders “can now use your Coinbase card with Apple pay and Google pay to make it even easier to spend crypto. They further stated that starting this week, they will invite a number of selected customers off the waitlist to begin earning up to 4% back in crypto rewards.
“millions of people around the world use apple pay and google pay for everyday purchases, from grocery deliveries to pet supplies to home office goods. Now you can earn up to 4% back in crypto on this shopping when you use your Coinbase card with apple pay or google pay”
Coinbase also explained that it will automatically convert all cryptocurrencies to US dollars and transfer the funds to your Coinbase card for use in purchases and ATM withdrawals. Coinbase has a Visa debit card and there are no application fees. As a customer, you can start using the card immediately after your account is being approved. According to the Coinbase website, the waitlist is currently available in all US states except Hawaii.
This is not the first time Coinbase is getting in the news just a few weeks ago they completed a ground-breaking partnership with PayPal that will allow crypto buyers to buy digital currencies easily through PayPal. As governments around the world try to make cryptocurrency transactions more difficult Coinbase has risen to the occasion by finding new means to make things easier. This new integration will make it easier to carry out transactions with your crypto savings.
“if you are a google pay user, you can add your Coinbase card from the google pay app. If you are an apple card user you can add your card from the apple wallet app or from within the Coinbase app”. As explained by Coinbase.