Create your own Bitcoin advertisement if you plan to trade bitcoins regularly. If you're looking to do one purchase or sell we recommend you to reply to existing advertisements.
Creating an advertisement is free.
Before setting up your advertisement please read through our terms of service the online sale advertisement guide and cash exchange guide.
The risk level when selling bitcoins online with this payment method is .
See the payment method risk assesment in
online sale advertisement guide.
Buying bitcoins online is protected by LocalBitcoins.com escrow service.
For more information see Security guide.
Make the exchange rate float with the market while the trade is open. The trading price is determined at the time of bitcoin release.
Note that an extra 15%% reserve is added to the reserved bitcoin amount. The excess amount will be returned after the trade is finished.
Optional. If the contact has no earlier trading history, this is the bitcoin limit for the first transaction. Set to low value to limit your risk with fraud attempts.
The limit can be at most 999.99 BTC. New buyers can only bid less than this limit, but reputable buyers can bid more.
Only applies for online ads.
For repeat trades with a contact, limit purchase size maximum to this factor of total past trades with the contact.
Example: you have traded with contact A worth total 2 BTC. With a volume coefficient of 1.5, A can now create a new bid with you for at most 2 BTC * 1.5 = 3 BTC
This option limits the liquidity of this advertisement to the max. transaction limit. Buyers cannot open and complete trades for more than this amount.
Example: With track liquidity turned on and max. transaction limit set to 100 USD when a buyer opens a trade for 20 USD the max. transaction limit is automatically decreased to 80 USD. It returns to 100 USD if the buyer cancels the trade, and stays at 80 USD if the trade is completed.
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