Play Poker for Real Money Using Skrill Direct
What is Skrill Direct?
Skrill Direct allows you to make a real-time bank transfer from your bank account to your PokerStars account.
How can I make purchases at PokerStars using Skrill Direct?
Skrill Direct is integrated via the PokerStars cashier screen. When you click on ‘ Cashier’ and then on ‘ Buy Chips’, you will see an option to use ‘Skrill Direct’.
Click on the ‘Skrill Direct’ button and you will be presented with a deposit screen, where you have to enter the amount of your deposit. Click 'Submit' to open a browser window that will take you to the Skrill website. You must login to your Skrill account and then select the bank as applicable to your country, provide your online banking login credentials to Skrill, verify and authorize the payment. Skrill will then complete the transaction with your bank on your behalf. Please keep in mind that you have 10 minutes to complete the transfer.
Your PokerStars account is credited instantaneously if the transaction is successful.
What are the deposit limits for Skrill Direct?
Please visit the Cashier for your current deposit limits.
How does the exchange rate conversion work?
PokerStars uses the prevailing mid-market rate provided by XE (plus a small fee if applicable) to convert your deposits to your PokerStars account currency. For additional information, please read our Real Money Transaction Processing and Currency Conversion Terms and Conditions.
What will it cost me to use Skrill Direct at PokerStars?
PokerStars does not charge a fee for using Skrill Direct; however your bank may charge a fee.
If you have any further queries, feel free to contact us