Unfortunately, copy-pasting your wallet does not provide an infinite amount of bitcoins.

Bitcoins are stored using software known as bitcoin wallet. Each wallet uses a unique set of secret keys which grant you access to any bitcoins sent to you, much like a password for your online bank account or pin number for an ATM.

If you’d like to set up a wallet, you have two options depending on your preferences:

For more information about the basics of bitcoin check out the rest of our Bitcoin 101 lessons:

     What are Bitcoins?

     Are Bitcoins Money?

     How are Bitcoins Created?