Send and Spend. Skrill, the other account for sending and spending money.
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“Skrill” is an Online Payment System operated by “Skrill Limited”, the company is a part of “Paysafe Group plc” which also owns Neteller and Netbanx.
“Skrill Limited” is authorized by the UK Financial Conduct Authority(FCA) under the Electronic Money Regulations 2011 for the issuing of electronic money and payment instruments.
Under the same group, Skrill is the third popular payment system following Neteller and NetBanx.
Its service style for users are very similar to Neteller, although Neteller has been more popularly used by many users.
Where and How you can use “Skrill”
You can transfer your money instantly to other Skrill users and users of some other payment solution providers.
Some of the main activities that you can do with Skrill is as follows:
- Instant money transfer to other Skrill users
- ATM Cash Withdrawal with “Skrill Card”
- Make payments to online shops
All of the above activities are available from anywhere in the world without worrying about the countries you are staying.
*Skrill service is not provided to the following countries, Afghanistan, Cuba, Eritrea, Iran, Iraq, Kyrgyzstan, Libya, North Korea, South Sudan, Sudan, or Syria.
Standard Fees and Commissions
The commission structure of “Skrill” is also similar to Neteller. But there are not so many partner companies where you can transfer funds from/to Skrill and the fees are a bit costly comparing to other payment systems.
Here are some of the fees charged by Skrill.
|Transaction Types||Fee & Commission by Skill|
|VISA/Mastercard Deposit||1.90 %|
|Deposit from Neteller to Skrill||1.90 %|
|Bank Wire Transfer Deposit||Free|
|Bank Wire Transfer Withdrawal||5.50 EUR + Bank Fees|
|Money Transfer to other Skrill Account||1.9% (up to €20)|
|ATM Cash Withdrawal via Skrill Card||1.75 % + ATM surcharges|
|Currency Conversion||2.99% – 3.99%|
*The above fees are subject to change without prior notice.