How to use Bitcoin Babe's Payment Processor
The Bitcoin Babe Payment Processor (Which will be referred to BBPP for short) is a fantastic tool created to help customers purchase Bitcoin by Bank Transfer, POLi, or Cash deposit no matter if they are a new or existing customer. The BBPP is designed to process ID verification, payments and Bitcoin escrow releases, with minimal human interaction to increase the safety and security of our service, as well as provide customers with the fastest Bitcoin escrow release times around!
How to use it
Step 1: Place your order via one of our Localbitcoins.com listings, such as Bank Transfer, POLi, or Cash Deposit.
Step 2: Once your order has been placed, you will see a link on the right hand side in the trade instructions box (The details in the trade may differ slightly depending on which payment method you choose, however the link is always the same). This is the link to use to make your payment. Copy and paste the link into your browser.
Step 3: Once the landing page loads, Put your Localbitcoins Username and Trade contact # into the respective boxes. The trade contact number are the giant unique numbers at the top of your localbitcoins order screen (shown below). If you are a new customer, be sure to read the ID Verification tutorial before starting. Any questions regarding how to make your payment should be asked in the Live Chat
If you are an existing customer, and have verified your ID please skip through to step 7
New customers please continue below
Enter the following information into the spaces provided, as it appears on your Government issued ID
Step 5: The first ID you will need to verify is your Photo ID (This can be a Passport, Drivers License or Photo ID card). Enter the following information into the spaces provided, as it appears on your ID. Then, you will need to upload 2 photos; The first will be you holding your ID next to your face (Selfie+ID), the second will be your ID next to your computer/tablet/phone screen with your Localbitcoins trade open (Timestamp+ID). For more information, please read the ID Verification Tutorial.
Step 6: The second ID you will need to verify is your Supporting ID (This can be a Medicare Card, Bank Card, or Bank Statement). Enter the following information into the spaces provided, as it appears on your ID. Then, you will need to upload 2 photos; The first will be you holding your ID next to your face (Selfie+ID), the second will be your ID next to your computer/tablet/phone screen with your Localbitcoins trade open (Timestamp+ID). For more information, please read the ID Verification Tutorial.
Step 7: Confirm that you understand the trade Terms & Conditions by ticking the corresponding boxes. If you are unsure of whether any of these apply to you, please contact us through the Live Chat.
Step 8: Select which method you would like to use to make your payment. Payment instructions and estimated wait times for Bitcoin escrow release can be found here, in accordance to each payment.
If you are a verified existing customer, then you will have the option of using POLi, for instant release. Click the pay now button to be taken to the POLi payment site. Once you have paid your Bitcoin will be instantly credited to your Localbitcoins account. You do not need to continue on to step 9.
Step 9: Once you have paid for your order (either via Bank Transfer or Cash Deposit) Return to your Localbitcoins screen and click the "Mark payment complete" Button to lock in your Bitcoin and Rate (located on the bottom right side of the trade screen). Failure to do so will result in your order automatically cancelling. Make sure you upload any relevant photos to the trade chat (Such a transfer or deposit receipts) to ensure a quick release of your order.
Step 10: Once your payment and your details have been verified, your Bitcoin will be released straight into your Localbitcoins wallet for you to use. Be sure to leave some positive feedback when that happens!
Still getting stuck?
Be sure to check out the FAQ page for more information, or send a message through the Live Chat.