There are three types of currency in Avakin Life: Avacoins, Gems, and Avabucks.
Avacoins can be used to purchase clothing, avakin features, animations, poses, apartments, petkins, and furniture, or gifted to other players. .
Gems can be used to purchase certain clothing, animations, poses, and furniture. Gems can also be used to purchase coffee drinks from the 23rd Street Cafe or bar drinks from Club Sundown. Gems can also be gifted to other players.
Avabucks are earned by working as the barista at the 23rd Street Cafe or as the bartender at Club Sundown bar. They can be exchanged at an ATM at an exchange rate of 4 Avabucks for one Avacoin.