Coinbase Promotions: Up to $200 Sign-up Bonus + Learn & Earn Crypto Offers

Coinbase is offering new users up to $200 in bonuses after they create a free account and complete their first cryptocurrency purchase. Existing users also get free crypto with the Learn & Earn program. Full details of all the promotions below.

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What is Coinbase?

Coinbase is the largest U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange, with 100+ cryptocurrencies available to trade. It’s one of the most established cryptocurrencies in the world and is publicly traded on NASDAQ (ticker: COIN).

Cryptocurrencies held at Coinbase is insured in the event of a website hack – which is a rare benefit in the crypto world. The company launched one of the first fiat-collateralized stablecoin, USD Coin (USDC). That means every USDC is backed by one dollar.

Coinbase Promotions

Offer #1: Coinbase New User Bonuses

Join Coinbase with the link below and enjoy two new user incentives. Receive a $5 sign-up bonus and an additional reward between $3 to $200 via the spin-the-wheel game after you create an account and make your first cryptocurrency purchase in any amount.

How To Get Bonuses ($5 + $3 to $200):

  1. Open a free Coinbase account using this link and add a payment method.
  2. Buy any cryptocurrency (no minimum amount required) within 180 days of account sign-up.
  3. Receive a $5 welcome bonus and spin the wheel to win an additional bonus between $3 to $200 (bonuses can be paid in either U.S. dollars or Bitcoin).

89% percent of new users who spin the wheel will receive a reward between $3 to $5 and 11% percent will receive a reward between $6 to $200 in USD or BTC. 

Offer #2: Coinbase Learn & Earn

Earn crypto while learning about crypto! Discover how specific cryptocurrencies work and get a bit of each crypto to try out for yourself.

How To Earn Free Crypto:

  1. Open a free Coinbase account.
  2. Go to the Coinbase Earn section to learn about different cryptocurrencies.
  3. Answer a short quiz on what you just learned and get free crypto immediately after answering each quiz question correctly.

Check out all Coinbase Earn offers in this post. Bookmark the page as I update it whenever a new offer becomes available.

Coinbase Earn Offers - Stellar Lumens (XLM)
(Screenshot from Coinbase)

Offer #3: Coinbase Referral Bonus

Refer a friend to Coinbase and earn a $10 bonus in Bitcoin.

Coinbase has a referral program where you and your friend will both get rewarded when your friend trades $100 in crypto. Get $10 in Bitcoin for you and $10 for a friend. There’s no limit to how many friends you can refer!

How To Refer Friends:

  1. Share your Coinbase referral link.
  2. Friend opens a Coinbase account and passes identity verification.
  3. Friend trades $100 or more in any crypto within 180 days of account opening.
  4. Receive $10 in Bitcoin for you and your friend.

Your referral link is located on the top right-hand side of the Coinbase app. You can also grab your link from the main Coinbase menu under “Invite friends“.

Previous Promotions

The following Coinbase promotions have since expired and are no longer available. They’re listed in this section for informational purposes only.

Previous Offer #1: Coinbase $1M Holiday Bonus

Get a share of one million dollars for every qualified referral that joins Coinbase between November 23, 2021 at 12 PM PDT and January 4, 2022 at 11:59 PM PDT.

Eligible customers can earn 1 share of the $1M reward by getting friends to create a Coinbase account using their referral link. This offer is only available to residents of the US, UK, or Canada (excluding Quebec).

How Does It Work:

  1. Opt in to the offer.
  2. Invite a friend to Coinbase using your unique referral link.
  3. Your friend must buy or sell $100 in crypto (including fees) by January 7, 2022.

This is in addition to the standard referral offer (see Offer #4 below).

Coinbase $1M Holiday Bonus
(Screenshot from Coinbase)

The Bottom Line

Coinbase is the OG of the cryptocurrency world. It was the first crypto exchange I used when I started to dip my toes into bitcoin a decade ago. The new customer bonus is straightforward and the cash/Bitcoin gets deposited fast.

If you can’t take part in this sign-up offer because you already have a Coinbase account, check out the rest of the crypto welcome bonuses or learn other ways to earn free crypto.

About John Pham

John Pham is a personal finance expert, serial entrepreneur, and founder of The Money Ninja. He has also been fortunate enough to have appeared in the New York Times, Boston Globe, and U.S. News & World Report. John has a B.S. in Entrepreneurship and a Masters in Business Administration, both from the University of New Hampshire.

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5 months ago

It’s actually $8-$200, not $3-$200 because of the initial $5 sign-up bonus. He writes “up to $200” in the entire post, maybe just tweak the title.

Yana Kogan
Yana Kogan
5 months ago

This is a misleading title… $3-$200 not $200