How to create a Bitcoin wallet using Bitcoinj

ThankGod Ukachukwu
12 min readDec 11, 2023

Using Bitcoinj java library to build your own wallet platform


Bitcoin is so ubiquitous and has become part of the global economy. What Satoshi Nakamoto (father of Bitcoin) started many years ago has blossomed into an alternative to fiat money. His quest to create a cryptocurrency powered global economy as alternative to the centralised system of monetary control by governments has progressed significantly. From a developer’s point of view, we are always fascinated by Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies that…