When Calibra is available, you will need a government-issued ID to sign up for an account. Identity verification is important to comply with laws and prevent fraud, so you know people are who they say they are.
Available as a standalone app in the App Store and Google Play. You'll also be able to use Calibra directly in your WhatsApp and Messenger apps, so you can send and receive money as easily as you message friends, family, and businesses.
To send money to anyone, anywhere in the world. Calibra is designed for Libra, a new global currency. Because the value of Libra is stable, you can also save your money in Calibra and use it to pay for everyday txns (e.g., buying ☕️ or taking 🚅).
Transaction fees will be low-cost and transparent, especially if you're sending money internationally. Calibra will cut fees to help people keep more of their money.
Our goal is to make Calibra available to everyone, anywhere in the world. We are working to bring Calibra to as many countries as possible, as soon as we can.
Calibra is designed for Libra, so when you send, spend, or save your money, you'll be using Libra. You can convert your local currency into Libra to add money to your wallet, and convert it back to withdraw.
All accounts and transactions are verified, and fraud prevention is built in throughout the app. Accounts are verified with government-issued ID, so you know people are who they say they are.
Your transaction activity is private and we will never post it publicly.
Yes, you can sign up for Calibra by verifying your identity using a government-issued ID.
The Calibra company is a subsidiary of Facebook, Inc. Calibra operates independently from Facebook.
Calibra v1 will support P2P payments and a few other ways to pay such as QR codes which small merchants can use to accept payments in Libra. Over time there'll be many others including in-store payments, integrations into PoS systems, and more.
A global cryptocurrency built on the foundation of a blockchain (the Libra Blockchain). Libra is fully backed by the Libra Reserve, a collection of currencies and other assets used as collateral for every Libra created, building trust in its intrinsic value.