FAQ Skrill

Why should I use Baxity to sign up for Skrill?

Creating a Skrill account through our link you get:

  • Рriority account verification
  • Verification with no deposit required
  • VIP Bronze for depositing 3 000 EUR to merchants within 30 days from account creation
  • VIP Silver for depositing 5 000 EUR to merchants within 30 days from account creation
  • VIP Gold for depositing 5 000 EUR to merchants within 30 days from account creation

How do I get VIP Bronze on favorable terms?

To get VIP Bronze on our conditions, you need to register a Skrill account using our special link and verify your ID and address. After that, you will need to deposit 3 000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once done, send us your account ID and you will get the status in 24 hours or less. It will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

How do I get VIP Silver on favorable terms?

To get VIP Bronze on our conditions, you need to register a Skrill account using our special link and verify your ID and address. After that, you will need to deposit 5000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once done, send us your account ID and you will get the status in 24 hours or less. It will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

How do I get VIP Gold on favorable terms?

To get VIP Bronze on our conditions, you need to register a Skrill account using our special link and verify your ID and address. After that, you will need to deposit 15000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once done, send us your account ID and you will get the status in 24 hours or less. It will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

What documents are required for Skrill account verification?

To pass Skrill account verification, you will need 2 types of documents:

  1. Identity identification document – your passport or ID card.
  2. Address verification document – this can be a bank statement with a seal and bank worker’s signature. Alternatively, you can upload a PDF statement from online banking.

Additionally, you will be offered to take a selfie using your phone or desktop camera. Sometimes for address verification, you can only allow Skrill to define your location.

How long does it take to verify my Skrill account?

Our customers get priority verification within 24 hours on business days. For regular clients, account verification can take up to 72 hours.

I registered directly on Skrill website, can I still join your program?

You can join us if there was no activity on your account at all, or last transactions were made more than 6 months ago. Please, send us your account ID and we will tag it to us.

I registered through another affiliate, can I still join your program?

Unfortunately, we cannot tag an account that was created through another Skrill partner. However, you can close your current account and open a new one using our special link.

What address should I specify while creating a Skrill account?

Please, specify only the address that you can prove with a document. For instance, the one you have in your bank account, so you could take a bank statement to verify it.

What is the fee for transfers between Skrill accounts?

VIP Silver and above allows such transfers free of charge. For VIP Bronze and below the fees are described further.

Starting April 8, 2020, the following p2p fees apply:

If you passed account verification but have not yet deposited funds into your account with a credit card or bank account, the fee for transfers between Skrill accounts will be 4.49%. Once you deposit at least $5 (EUR etc.) to your account, the fee will decrease to 1.45% (min. 0.5 EUR).

For customers, who signed up for Skrill from March 18 to April 7, 2020, the following fees apply:

If you passed account verification but have not yet deposited funds into your account with a credit card or bank account, the fee for transfers between Skrill accounts will be 10%, but not less than 100 EUR. Subsequent transactions will have a fee of 2.99%. Once you deposit at least $5 (EUR etc.) to your account, the fee will decrease to 1.45% (min. 0.5 EUR).

For customers, who signed up for Skrill before March 18, 2020, the following fees apply:

If you passed account verification but have not yet deposited funds into your account with a credit card or bank account, the fee for transfers between Skrill accounts will be 20%, min. 30 EUR. Once you deposit at least $5 (EUR etc.) to your account, the fee will decrease to 1.45% (min. 0.5 EUR)

What are Skrill deposit fees?

Deposit fees depend on your country and deposit method and can be from 0% to 2.5%. For the EU and the United Kingdom, it is usually 0-1%. For other countries 1-2.5% + SWIFT fees + intermediary bank + currency conversion may sometimes take place.

What are Skrill withdrawal fees?

Withdrawal fees depend on the status of your account. The higher is the status, the less are the fees, down to 0%.

For regular accounts, bank withdrawals cost 5.5 EUR, while withdrawal from Skrill Prepaid Mastercard is 1.75% for regular accounts and 1.8 EUR for VIP Bronze + currency conversion if the currency of your card and ATM differ. Starting from VIP Silver, there is no fee for both bank and Skrill Prepaid Mastercard withdrawals. Conversion fees decrease as your VIP status upgrades.

VISA withdrawal fee is 7.5%, while Mastercard is 4.99%.

What is Skrill currency conversion fee?

The amount of the conversion fee depends on the status of your account.

  • Regular account – 3,99%
  • Bronze – 3,79%
  • Silver – 2,89%
  • Gold – 2,59%
  • Diamond – 1,99%

What happens if I don't use my Skrill account for a long time?

There is no fee for up to 12 months of account inactivity. However, starting from the 13th month it will become 5 EUR/month. If you have zero balance, the fee will not apply.

In what countries the Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® is available?

Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® is only delivered to residents of the European Economic Area (EEA): Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom.

How much does it cost to issue Skrill Prepaid Mastercard®?

Starting from VIP Bronze the card is free of charge. Regular account holders can order it for 10 EUR.

Can I withdraw money from ATMs with Skrill Prepaid Mastercard®?

Yes. VIP Silver and above pay 0% fee and the daily limit equals 1 500 EUR. For VIP Bronze it will cost 1.8 EUR with a daily limit of 900 EUR. For regular accounts, the fee is 1.75% and the daily limit is 900 EUR. Currency conversion applies if the card (USD, EUR, GBP and PLN) and ATM currencies differ. The conversion fee depends on your VIP status.

Can I use Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® to pay for shopping?

Yes, and there is no fee for shopping. However, the limits depend on your VIP. The daily limit for the regular account is 2 700 EUR. VIP Bronze & Silver – 3 500 EUR, VIP Gold – 5 000 EUR, VIP Diamond – 10 000 EUR. Currency conversion applies if the card (USD, EUR, GBP and PLN) and ATM currencies differ. The conversion fee depends on your VIP status.

When does Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® expire?

The card is valid for 3 years.

Why does Skrill have VIP statuses?

VIP statuses determine your fees. The higher is the status, the fewer commissions you pay. Besides, VIP managers offer exclusive promotions for top VIPs.

How do I get VIP Bronze?

To receive VIP Bronze on beneficial terms, you need to sign up for Skrill using our special link and pass account verification. After that, you will need to deposit 3 000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once you’re done, send us your account ID and you will be granted your VIP within 24 hours or less. The status will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

Regular customers have to deposit 5 000 EUR instead of 3 000 EUR within a quarter to get the same status.

How do I get VIP Silver?

To receive VIP Silver on beneficial terms, you need to sign up for Skrill using our special link and pass account verification. After that, you will need to deposit 5 000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once you’re done, send us your account ID and you will be granted your VIP within 24 hours or less. The status will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

Regular customers have to deposit 15 000 EUR instead of 5 000 EUR within a quarter to get the same status.

How do I get VIP Gold?

To receive VIP Gold on beneficial terms, you need to sign up for Skrill using our special link and pass account verification. After that, you will need to deposit 15 000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once you’re done, send us your account ID and you will be granted your VIP within 24 hours or less. The status will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

Regular customers have to deposit 45 000 EUR instead of 15 000 EUR within a quarter to get the same status.

How do I get VIP Diamond?

To receive VIP Diamond on beneficial terms, you need to sign up for Skrill using our special link and pass account verification. After that, you will need to deposit 45 000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once you’re done, send us your account ID and you will be granted your VIP within 24 hours or less. The status will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

Regular customers have to deposit 90 000 EUR instead of 45 000 EUR within a quarter to get the same status.

Can I use Skrill to trade cryptocurrencies?

Yes, Skrill has an integrated crypto-exchange, which allows you to buy and sell popular crypto coins. You can track charts and set orders. However, this option is currently only available for residents in the EU, United Kingdom, and some other countries.

What are Skrill fees for crypto currency trading?

There is a vast range of fees on various transactions. You can find detailed info on this in our blog.

 

Why should I use Baxity to sign up for Skrill?

Creating a Skrill account through our link you get:

  • Рriority account verification
  • Verification with no deposit required
  • VIP Bronze for depositing 3 000 EUR to merchants within 30 days from account creation
  • VIP Silver for depositing 5 000 EUR to merchants within 30 days from account creation
  • VIP Gold for depositing 5 000 EUR to merchants within 30 days from account creation

How do I get VIP Bronze on favorable terms?

To get VIP Bronze on our conditions, you need to register a Skrill account using our special link and verify your ID and address. After that, you will need to deposit 3 000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once done, send us your account ID and you will get the status in 24 hours or less. It will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

How do I get VIP Silver on favorable terms?

To get VIP Bronze on our conditions, you need to register a Skrill account using our special link and verify your ID and address. After that, you will need to deposit 5000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once done, send us your account ID and you will get the status in 24 hours or less. It will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

How do I get VIP Gold on favorable terms?

To get VIP Bronze on our conditions, you need to register a Skrill account using our special link and verify your ID and address. After that, you will need to deposit 15000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once done, send us your account ID and you will get the status in 24 hours or less. It will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

What documents are required for Skrill account verification?

To pass Skrill account verification, you will need 2 types of documents:

  1. Identity identification document – your passport or ID card.
  2. Address verification document – this can be a bank statement with a seal and bank worker’s signature. Alternatively, you can upload a PDF statement from online banking.

Additionally, you will be offered to take a selfie using your phone or desktop camera. Sometimes for address verification, you can only allow Skrill to define your location.

How long does it take to verify my Skrill account?

Our customers get priority verification within 24 hours on business days. For regular clients, account verification can take up to 72 hours.

I registered directly on Skrill website, can I still join your program?

You can join us if there was no activity on your account at all, or last transactions were made more than 6 months ago. Please, send us your account ID and we will tag it to us.

I registered through another affiliate, can I still join your program?

Unfortunately, we cannot tag an account that was created through another Skrill partner. However, you can close your current account and open a new one using our special link.

What address should I specify while creating a Skrill account?

Please, specify only the address that you can prove with a document. For instance, the one you have in your bank account, so you could take a bank statement to verify it.

What is the fee for transfers between Skrill accounts?

VIP Silver and above allows such transfers free of charge. For VIP Bronze and below the fees are described further.

Starting April 8, 2020, the following p2p fees apply:

If you passed account verification but have not yet deposited funds into your account with a credit card or bank account, the fee for transfers between Skrill accounts will be 4.49%. Once you deposit at least $5 (EUR etc.) to your account, the fee will decrease to 1.45% (min. 0.5 EUR).

For customers, who signed up for Skrill from March 18 to April 7, 2020, the following fees apply:

If you passed account verification but have not yet deposited funds into your account with a credit card or bank account, the fee for transfers between Skrill accounts will be 10%, but not less than 100 EUR. Subsequent transactions will have a fee of 2.99%. Once you deposit at least $5 (EUR etc.) to your account, the fee will decrease to 1.45% (min. 0.5 EUR).

For customers, who signed up for Skrill before March 18, 2020, the following fees apply:

If you passed account verification but have not yet deposited funds into your account with a credit card or bank account, the fee for transfers between Skrill accounts will be 20%, min. 30 EUR. Once you deposit at least $5 (EUR etc.) to your account, the fee will decrease to 1.45% (min. 0.5 EUR)

What are Skrill deposit fees?

Deposit fees depend on your country and deposit method and can be from 0% to 2.5%. For the EU and the United Kingdom, it is usually 0-1%. For other countries 1-2.5% + SWIFT fees + intermediary bank + currency conversion may sometimes take place.

What are Skrill withdrawal fees?

Withdrawal fees depend on the status of your account. The higher is the status, the less are the fees, down to 0%.

For regular accounts, bank withdrawals cost 5.5 EUR, while withdrawal from Skrill Prepaid Mastercard is 1.75% for regular accounts and 1.8 EUR for VIP Bronze + currency conversion if the currency of your card and ATM differ. Starting from VIP Silver, there is no fee for both bank and Skrill Prepaid Mastercard withdrawals. Conversion fees decrease as your VIP status upgrades.

VISA withdrawal fee is 7.5%, while Mastercard is 4.99%.

What is Skrill currency conversion fee?

The amount of the conversion fee depends on the status of your account.

  • Regular account – 3,99%
  • Bronze – 3,79%
  • Silver – 2,89%
  • Gold – 2,59%
  • Diamond – 1,99%

What happens if I don't use my Skrill account for a long time?

There is no fee for up to 12 months of account inactivity. However, starting from the 13th month it will become 5 EUR/month. If you have zero balance, the fee will not apply.

In what countries the Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® is available?

Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® is only delivered to residents of the European Economic Area (EEA): Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom.

How much does it cost to issue Skrill Prepaid Mastercard®?

Starting from VIP Bronze the card is free of charge. Regular account holders can order it for 10 EUR.

Can I withdraw money from ATMs with Skrill Prepaid Mastercard®?

Yes. VIP Silver and above pay 0% fee and the daily limit equals 1 500 EUR. For VIP Bronze it will cost 1.8 EUR with a daily limit of 900 EUR. For regular accounts, the fee is 1.75% and the daily limit is 900 EUR. Currency conversion applies if the card (USD, EUR, GBP and PLN) and ATM currencies differ. The conversion fee depends on your VIP status.

Can I use Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® to pay for shopping?

Yes, and there is no fee for shopping. However, the limits depend on your VIP. The daily limit for the regular account is 2 700 EUR. VIP Bronze & Silver – 3 500 EUR, VIP Gold – 5 000 EUR, VIP Diamond – 10 000 EUR. Currency conversion applies if the card (USD, EUR, GBP and PLN) and ATM currencies differ. The conversion fee depends on your VIP status.

When does Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® expire?

The card is valid for 3 years.

Why does Skrill have VIP statuses?

VIP statuses determine your fees. The higher is the status, the fewer commissions you pay. Besides, VIP managers offer exclusive promotions for top VIPs.

How do I get VIP Bronze?

To receive VIP Bronze on beneficial terms, you need to sign up for Skrill using our special link and pass account verification. After that, you will need to deposit 3 000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once you’re done, send us your account ID and you will be granted your VIP within 24 hours or less. The status will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

Regular customers have to deposit 5 000 EUR instead of 3 000 EUR within a quarter to get the same status.

How do I get VIP Silver?

To receive VIP Silver on beneficial terms, you need to sign up for Skrill using our special link and pass account verification. After that, you will need to deposit 5 000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once you’re done, send us your account ID and you will be granted your VIP within 24 hours or less. The status will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

Regular customers have to deposit 15 000 EUR instead of 5 000 EUR within a quarter to get the same status.

How do I get VIP Gold?

To receive VIP Gold on beneficial terms, you need to sign up for Skrill using our special link and pass account verification. After that, you will need to deposit 15 000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once you’re done, send us your account ID and you will be granted your VIP within 24 hours or less. The status will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

Regular customers have to deposit 45 000 EUR instead of 15 000 EUR within a quarter to get the same status.

How do I get VIP Diamond?

To receive VIP Diamond on beneficial terms, you need to sign up for Skrill using our special link and pass account verification. After that, you will need to deposit 45 000 EUR from your Skrill account to merchants. Once you’re done, send us your account ID and you will be granted your VIP within 24 hours or less. The status will last for the whole calendar quarter if it was received in the first 2 months of the quarter. If you obtain the status in the last month of a quarter, it will be active till the end of the next quarter.

Regular customers have to deposit 90 000 EUR instead of 45 000 EUR within a quarter to get the same status.

Can I use Skrill to trade cryptocurrencies?

Yes, Skrill has an integrated crypto-exchange, which allows you to buy and sell popular crypto coins. You can track charts and set orders. However, this option is currently only available for residents in the EU, United Kingdom, and some other countries.

What are Skrill fees for crypto currency trading?

There is a vast range of fees on various transactions. You can find detailed info on this in our blog.

 

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