Casinos with Skrill
How it works Skrill
The Skrill payment system is not a bank, but a digital wallet that works based on an email address and a password. When creating your account, you will choose one of the 40 available currencies and you will not be able to change it after trying to process a payment, but you will be able to make payments with conversion of diVISA. You can enter and withdraw funds with different methods (described in the Deposit and Withdrawal section), make payments, receive and withdraw cash, all these transactions and the corresponding commissions appear in your online history.
The residentes of countries of the European Economic Area (EEA) have at their disposal the Skrill Prepaid Mastercard, which implies instant access to the balance of your account, it is usable abroad, it is available in euros, pounds sterling, US dollars and Polish zloty, It allows you to make payments online and in stores that accept Mastercard, as well as withdraw money at ATMs around the world. You can request your Skrill card on the website and you will receive it in 7-10 days.
The users of Skrill also have at their disposal the Skrill 1-Tap service, special for super fast payments and ideal for online bets, which allows transactions from the mobile with a single click as well as sending money via e-mail from your credit card. credit or your bank account, make purchases online and receive money via e-mail. However, transactions are only available in EUR.
Advantages of using Skrill
- It is a secure and reliable form of payment and also offers two-factor authentication. In addition, the system has many restrictions and in case of infringing them the user can be blocked.
- It has a mobile application which allows you to control your funds from anywhere.
- It is present in many countries around the world and accepts more than 30 types of diVISA.
- Variety of interface languages.
- You can request a Skrill Mastercard card to be able to use your funds physically, that is, withdraw them at any ATM or make purchases.
Disadvantages of using Skrill
- In case of withdrawing funds, the commissions are usually quite high.
- It does not have the same scope as for example Paypal in case of making purchases online.
- Account verification. That is, a copy of the identity document is required, which will allow obtaining the status of VIP client and removing the limits to carry out operations.
- It is only possible to have one account for one user.
- The account can be recharged only by card or bank account.
How to use Skrill at online casinos
To open an account Skrill, you must access their website. Enter your email and password. Complete the registration form. Provide your personal information, such as name and surname, date of birth, country of residence, address and postal code, telephone number contacts.
You can then choose to verify your identity or not and, if you want, to complete the process partially (that is, only with your DNI) or completely, which results in four different account levels: not verified in general, verified but without data verification at the request of the player, partially verified (with the DNI) or fully verified; Depending on these parameters, the maximum and minimum limits on transactions will vary. If you choose to complete the verification process, you will be asked for the following documents: front and back of your national identification document and driver’s license, page with your passport photo, any document that verifies your address and facial recognition or self-portrait with your ID or equivalent.
At any time you can check the available balance in your portfolio Skrill, it will appear in a rectangle on the right side. The user must be over 18 years of age and may open a single personal account, which will be free. You can close your account at any time, for which you must contact Customer Service.
To make deposits at your online casino using Skrill, you must access your user profile and add your account details Skrill, that is, email and password. Follow the same steps to withdraw profits. In both cases the transaction will take place instantly.
How to deposit with Skrill
As for bank transfer deposits, they are available in all countries and are made free of charge for cross-border transactions in a period of time of 2-5 business days. Deposits with credit and debit cards are instant and available in all countries with the AMEX, VISA, Mastercard, JCB and Diners cards, and with limitations depending on the country of residence, the Maestro, Laser, Carte Bleue, CartaSi and Postepay cards. You can also make deposits with the electronic methods Rapid Transfer, bitcoin, Fast Bank Transfer, Klarna, Trustly and Neteller. Except for Paysafecard, deposits with prepaid cards are not accepted. You will only be able to add payment methods, that is, bank accounts, credit or debit cards and digital wallets, to your Skrill account if you are the owner of those methods.
How to withdraw funds with Skrill
Withdrawing funds from your account Skrill will cost you 5.50EUR if you use bank transfer or Swift and 7.50% of the amount withdrawn with VISA. If you want to send money to other users through Skrill, you will have to pay a commission of 1.9 % up to a maximum of 20 EUR. If you carry out transactions that involve currency conversion, you will have to pay a commission of 3.99% and the exchange rates will vary according to the market.
The entry limits at Skrill vary based on the verification status of the particular account. For deposits with a credit or debit card:
- Maximum daily limit of 300 EUR if your account is not verified, 750 EUR if it is without documentation, 2,000 EUR if it is partially and 5,000 EUR if it is completely.
- Maximum weekly limit of € 300, € 1,000, € 2,500 and € 7,500.
- Maximum monthly limit of € 300, € 1,500, € 3,000 and € 25,000.
For deposits via Rapid Transfer and Klarna:
- Maximum daily limit of 750 EUR if the verification is without documentation or partial and 5,000 EUR if the verification is complete
- Maximum weekly limit of EUR 1,000 and EUR 7,500.
- Maximum monthly limit of 1,500 EUR and 25,000 EUR.
Skrill does not apply any limit to withdrawals, but it will always be necessary for the user’s account to have enough funds to also cover possible commissions. Even so, if you withdraw cash with your Skrill card you will have a maximum limit of 900 EUR every 24 hours (1,000 EUR every 30 days), if you make the withdrawal with VISA you will have a maximum limit of 4,900 EUR every 24 hours.
The spending limits with your Skrill card are 2,700 EUR.
It is always possible to increase the limits of your account by making a suggestion in the Limits and verification section of your electronic wallet Skrill, or also to become a member of Skrill VIP and enjoy, for example, a limit of entry to your account of 50,000 -500,000 EUR maximum per day, 100,000-1,000,000 EUR maximum per week and 250,000-1,500,000 EUR maximum per month.
Payment limits, fees and commissions
The Skrill account is free for the personal use of the user, who must log in or make a transaction at least once every 12 months, otherwise a service fee of 3.00 EUR per year will be deducted. The following services are also free of cost: make online payments with your wallet Skrill in shops that accept it as a payment method, receive money in your account, load funds to your account through bank transfer, the Swift global payment method.
However, some money issuing companies do charge money transfers to Skrill:
- Rapid Transfer with a commission of 0.50%.
- Bitcoin with a 1% commission.
- Fast Bank Transfer with a commission of 1.50%.
- Klarna with a commission of 1.90%.
- Trustly with a commission of 1.95%.
- Neteller with a 3% commission.
- VISA with a commission of 1.90%.
- Mastercard with a commission of 2.25%.
- American Express with a commission of 2.50%.
- Paysafecard with a commission of 7.50%.
More information from Skrill
Skrill was founded in 2001 under the name Moneybookers for the purpose of sending money over the Internet with just an email address and in 2002 it became the first issuer of electronic money authorized by the Financial Conduct Authority of the United Kingdom , moment from which it has been growing gradually. After being acquired by Investcorp in 2007, it began to collaborate with Ebay and later began a process of image renewal with which the brand is renamed Skrill and expands its global payments network, reaching first place in the league of fast-growing companies Deloitte League Buyout Track 100 from The Sunday Times. In 2011, Skrill acquired Pay by Invoice and its Pay by Instalments product, in 2012 it launched Skrill 1-Tap, a platform that optimizes payments, conversions and transactions thanks to a single click from the mobile, in 2013 it acquired Paysafecard, the provider of Europe’s leading prepaid cards with electronic money, in 2014 it acquired Ukash, expanding the offer of Paysafecard … All this demonstrates and justifies that currently the online payment system Skrill consists of 36 million users, who can make all types of electronic payments, insurance and fast with coverage in almost 200 countries and in 40 currencies.
Skrill is an electronic wallet that allows you to make online payments, send and receive electronic money around the world, enter and withdraw funds with bank accounts, credit and debit cards AMEX, VISA, Mastercard®, JCB and Diners, Maestro, Laser , Carte Bleue, CartaSi and Postepay, the Rapid Transfer systems, bitcoin, Fast Bank Transfer, Klarna, Trustly and Neteller, and the Paysafecard cards. cash at ATMs around the world.
Skrill has offices in different parts of the world (London, New York, Vienna and Stockholm). To contact the user at contact, the Customer Service usually uses email, which you can write to from the same website with the email function or call +44 203 308 2520.