Can sent bitcoin be reversed?

Can Bitcoin be reversed after sending?

A Bitcoin transaction cannot be reversed, it can only be refunded by the person receiving the funds. This means you should take care to do business with people and organizations you know and trust, or who have an established reputation.

How do I cancel a Bitcoin transaction?

Once confirmed, Bitcoin transactions are irreversible and you are unable to cancel them. To cancel an unconfirmed bitcoin transaction, you need to use a Replace by Fee (RBF) protocol to replace your original transaction with a new one using a higher transaction fee.

Can you recover bitcoin sent to wrong address?

Unfortunately it is not possible to reverse a transaction based on the design of Bitcoin. You may be able to contact the receiver of your bitcoin by googling the address (some mining pool addresses are publicly known), but also by sending a message to the address through the use of the OP_RETURN opcode.

How long does it take to clear a bitcoin transaction?

On the Bitcoin network, the average confirmation time for a BTC payment is about 10 minutes.

What happens if I send bitcoin to an old address?

Yes. Funds sent to old addresses will still belong in your BitPay wallet balance. Although not recommended, you can reuse old addresses to manage funds in your BitPay wallet.

Can Coinbase reverse transactions?

This means that once a payment is sent, there is no way for Coinbase to reverse the transaction or reclaim funds on your behalf. As a result we are unable to resolve any payment disputes as the transactions are secured by the blockchain and are irreversible.

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