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U.S. Financial Privacy Notice

Last updated: December 4, 2023

This Consumer Privacy Notice applies to you if you are an individual who resides in the United States and uses Coinbase’s services for your own personal, family or household purposes.


What does Coinbase, Inc., Coinbase Custody Trust Company, LLC, Coinbase Credit, Inc., (collectively “Coinbase”) do with your personal information?


Financial companies choose how they share your personal information. Federal law gives consumers the right to limit some but not all sharing. Federal law also requires us to tell you how we collect, share, and protect your personal information. Please read this notice carefully to understand what we do.


The types of personal information we collect and share depend on the product or service you have with us. This information can include:

  • Social Security number and income

  • Transaction history and assets

  • Employment information and investment experience


All financial companies need to share customers’ personal information to run their everyday business. In the section below, we list the reasons financial companies can share their customers’ personal information; the reasons Coinbase chooses to share; and whether you can limit this sharing.

Reasons we can share your personal informationDoes Coinbase share?Can you limit this sharing?

For our everyday business purposes—such as to process your transactions, maintain your account(s), respond to court orders and legal investigations, or report to credit bureaus



For our marketing purposes—to offer our products and services to you



For joint marketing with other financial companies



For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes—information about your transactions and experiences



For our affiliates’ everyday business purposes—information about your creditworthiness



For our affiliates to market to you



For nonaffiliates to market to you



To limit our sharing

You can limit sharing by logging into your account and going to your Privacy Rights Dashboard (this is to ensure the safety of your data and privacy).

Please note:

When you are no longer our customer, we continue to share your information as described in this notice.

However, you can contact us at any time to limit our sharing.


If you are unable to log in to your account or cannot access the Privacy Rights Dashboard, please submit a request through our Support Portal. When submitting a request, take the following steps:

  • Select Contact our team for support

  • Select the Data Privacy category

  • Pick which subtype is most applicable to your situation.

Any additional questions, please contact or go to

Who we are

Who is providing this notice? Coinbase, Inc. Coinbase Custody Trust Company, LLC, Coinbase Credit, Inc., and Coinbase Crypto Services, LLC have provided this financial privacy notice jointly.

What we do

How does Coinbase protect my personal information? To protect your personal information from unauthorized access and use, we use security measures that comply with federal law. These measures include computer safeguards and secured files and buildings.

For example, we use computer safeguards such as firewalls and data encryption.

How does Coinbase collect my personal information? We collect your personal information, for example, when you

  • Open an account or make deposits or withdrawals from your account

  • Give us your income information or provide account information

  • Show your government-issued ID

We also collect your personal information from others, such as credit bureaus, affiliates, or other companies.

Why can’t I limit all sharing? Federal law gives you the right to limit only

  • sharing for affiliates’ everyday business purposes—information about your creditworthiness

  • affiliates from using your information to market to you

  • sharing for nonaffiliates to market to you

State laws and individual companies may give you additional rights to limit sharing.

What happens when I limit sharing for an account I hold jointly with someone else? We do not support joint Coinbase accounts 


Affiliates: Companies related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.

  • Our affiliates include companies with a Coinbase name.

Non-affiliates: Companies not related by common ownership or control. They can be financial and nonfinancial companies.

  • Non-affiliates we share with can include our accountants, auditors, attorneys, fund administrators, consultants, transfer agents, placement agents and other agents, custodians, broker-dealers, and service providers. 

Joint marketing: A formal agreement between non-affiliated financial companies that together market financial products or services to you.

  • Coinbase does not jointly market. 

Other important information

  • Vermont: We will not disclose information about your creditworthiness to our affiliates and will not disclose your personal information to nonaffiliated third parties to market to you, other than as permitted by Vermont law.

  • California: We will not share nonpublic personal information we collect about you with non-affiliated third parties other than as permitted by California law.

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