PayPal is an e-wallet that allows you to make secure online purchases at many online merchants. Once you open your PayPal account, you can deposit, withdraw and transfer funds to the many merchants which accept PayPal online payments, including PokerStars. Visit www.paypal.com to sign up for a free account linked to your email address.
PokerStars allows only one PayPal account per PokerStars account.
There is no requirement to pre-load your PayPal account before making purchases. Simply link your VISA, MasterCard, or bank account (UK only), to your PayPal account and proceed to make your deposit from the PokerStars Cashier at which time you will be prompted to choose your preferred method of payment. American Express cards are not accepted.
Please note that your PayPal account must be registered in the United Kingdom or Ireland in order to deposit at PokerStars. If you have any doubts about the registered country of your PayPal account, please contact PayPal Customer Services on 0870-7307-191 from the United Kingdom, and 1890 943 220 or 01 4369023 from Ireland. Alternatively, please click here for additional contact information.
To deposit via this method, please follow these steps:
Please visit the cashier for your current deposit limits.
Before you cashout to your PayPal account, please make sure that it has a valid financial device (bank or card) registered, and your email address has been verified by PayPal.
You may cashout funds from your PokerStars account to your PayPal account, providing you have made at least one previous purchase using PayPal within the past six months.
Please be aware that cashouts are automatically credited back to any and all of the following methods that you may have used to make deposits, in the following order, before being credited back to your PayPal account:
Please visit our Cashout Policy for full information.
PokerStars uses the prevailing mid-market rate provided by Reuters (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.
There are no fees for using PayPal at PokerStars. Players are responsible for any fees charged by PayPal.
If you have any further queries, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.