Coinbase is digital currency exchange where people can buy and sell the two most popular cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin and Ethereum. Coinbase was founded in 2012 and is based out of San Francisco, California. With over 4.3 million users, 9 million wallets, 44 thousand merchants, and 8 thousand developer apps, Coinbase is a major player in the digital currency exchange industry.
With a passion for making Bitcoin accessible and simple to use, the team at Coinbase continues to lead the way in removing roadblocks to owning Bitcoin. All deposits in the Coinbase system are fully insured against losses due to hacking etc, and you can even get a Bitcoin debit card to easily spend your withdrawals.