[ 1 ] Log into your Coinbase.com account. (you can click here to open up a new tab with coinbase.com in it)
[ 2 ] When coinbase.com opens up, click on the "Sign In" link in the top right corner.
[ 3 ] After you click the signup link, you will then be taken to where you will enter your email address and password. (This is the same email address and password you created from Chapter 1) Then click the sign in button.
[ 4 ] Upon successful login, you will be taken to the Coinbase.com dashboard. look/scroll to the bottom left where it will say "Complete Your Account"
[ 5 ] Click on the "Complete Your Account Link"
[ 6 ] You will be taken to where you will need to enter a mobile number or number that you can receive text messages on. Enter your mobile number in the box.
[ 7 ] You will receive a code. Enter the code into the box here. (Enter the code as soon as you receive it. The system has a time-out feature and will "invalidate" the code sent if not entered within 1-2 minutes. If this happens, just click on the "Resend SMS" to have a new text/sms code sent to your mobile number) Once you have entered your code, click on the "Verify Phone Number" button.
[ 8 ] Once verified you will be taken to the next step screen.
Congratulations! You have verified your account and are ready to add your Credit/Debit Card(s) and Bank Account to your Coinbase Wallet!
[ 1 ] Once you are on the "Add Credit/Debit Card Payment Screen" you will just need to fill in the required areas to enter your card of choice. Once you have completed these areas, you will need to click on the "Next" button on the bottom right of the screen. From there, allow Coinbase the validate your card. Once the validation is complete, your card will be added to your Coinbase wallet and ready for you to use to purchase Bitcoins with!