Skrill MasterCard is a plastic card you can use at ATMs and POS. Contactless card is already available for some countries: UK, Bulgaria, Poland, France, Italy and Germany.
Skrill Prepaid Mastercard is only available to residents of European Economic Area, short EEA countries. Therefore, check if you have the residency within the area.
With it you can enjoy instant access to your funds and pay online or offline, wherever you see the Mastercard icon. You can access your funds via POS terminal, ATMs or through online payment platforms.
Ordering is fast and easy. You will receive it via regular post within 14 business days (3 weeks in total). Skrill Prepaid Mastercard is available in four different currencies: US Dollars, Euros, British Pounds and Polish Zloty.
It is suitable when you travel around, because it is widely accepted, so you needn’t worry about cash stock. It is acceptable over 2.1 million ATM machines worldwide.
You should note that with Skrill Prepaid Mastercard you have the same available balance as with Skrill eWallet account. It is not a credit card, therefore the amount of your available funds cannot be exceeded.
Skrill VIP and WikiWallet clients can enjoy more exclusive deal than regular users because of the Skrill VIP program that has been specially created for those who are highly active when using e-wallet. As you may see in the table presented below, there are enormous differences in fees&limits for normal and for VIP users.
Daily POS limits can be more up to 3 times higher than with regular users, Daily ATMS limits can be up to 5 times higher and FEES for ATM withdrawals and prepaid card application ⁄ replacement ⁄ annual fees are free of charge for Skrill VIP clients. Furthermore, FX fees vary up to 2%.
You have to make at least 6,000 EUR transactions to reach Bronze VIP level
You have to create WikiWallet account and get instant Silver VIP status without any other effort
|Skrill Status||Daily ATM Limit||ATM Fee||Daily POS Limit||FX Fee||Replacement Fee||Annual Fee||Application Fee|
|Regular||900 EUR||1.75 %||2,700 EUR||3.99%||10 EUR||10 EUR||10 EUR|
|Bronze Vip||900 EUR||1.80 EUR||3,000 EUR||3.79%||Free||Free||Free|
|Silver Vip||1,500 EUR||Free||3,000 EUR||2.89%||Free||Free||Free|
|Gold Vip||3,000 EUR||Free||5,000 EUR||2.59%||Free||Free||Free|
|Diamond Vip||5,000 EUR||Free||10,000 EUR||1.99%||Free||Free||Free|
|WikiWallet User||1,500 EUR||Free||3.000 EUR||2.89%||Free||Free||Free|
You need to activate your Skrill account first and log into. Find Skrill Prepaid Card tab in your account and order the card. Prior to order make sure you have the right shipping address and currency.
Once you receive it via regular post, you will need to activate your Skill card simply by going into your account, click on Skrill card and then fill requested details to complete the activation. Pin number is generated automatically online once you activate it.
Afterwards everything works pretty much the same as with other prepaid cards. Remember your PIN number and don’t disclose it to any unauthorized third parties.
Despite the fact that Skrill Prepaid Mastercard works similar as any other prepaid cards, there are common problems such as payment rejection or that you wont be able to withdraw the money via ATM. If any of the before-mentioned problems occur, you should check:
Temporary restriction or declined transaction is usually made because: