Frequently Asked Questions
What is Polymarket?
Polymarket is an information markets platform that lets you trade on the world’s most highly-debated topics (e.g. coronavirus, politics, current events, etc). On Polymarket, you build a portfolio based on your forecasts and earn a return if you are right. When you decide to buy shares in a market, you are weighing in with your own knowledge, research, and view of the future. Market prices reflect what traders think are the odds of future events, turning trading activity into actionable insights that help people make better decisions. As a result, Polymarket is a leading source of unbiased and real-time data about future events.
How do I create an account?
To create an account, click the “Sign Up” button on the Polymarket home page. Then, enter your email address and continue. Polymarket will send a Magic Link to your email address for confirmation. Open the Magic Link and return to the original window when prompted. Select your username as well as a referral code if you have one. Congratulations, you are now a Polymarket user!