Friday, June 12, 2015

How To Withdraw From Skrill In Kenya

Skrill (formerly Moneybookers) is a popular alternative to PayPal that allows you to get your payments from websites and employers . So how does your money come home? There are several ways you can use to withdraw your funds from your Skrill account in Kenya. Read on.

1.Skrill To M-Pesa

Skrill allows you to send money directly to your mobile wallet regardless of where you are . A relatively new service , it's easy and instant ( The money is instantly deposited to M-Pesa account) . You'll need the following to use this service:
  • Receiver's full name ( Can be you or someone else)
  • Mobile phone number. 
  • Activated M-Pesa Account.
This is a fast service and quite reliable .Skrill claims that the fees are low compared to other options . It charges 1% Send Money fee and there are also currency conversion fees ( up to 3.99% for major currencies including USD, Canadian Dollar and Euro)

2.Skrill To Payoneer

You can also withdraw from Skrill to your Payoneer account via US bank transfer. Here the costs are relatively low at 1% of your payment amount and the transaction can take anywhere from 1 to 3 business days . You can then withdraw funds from local ATMs.

3.3rd Parties

Like is the case with PayPal, there are a number of individuals that offer Skrill withdrawal services in Kenya. Most , however , use method no.2 so you should consider getting yourself a Payoneer card to avoid the extra costs .

Know other ways to withdraw from Skrill In Kenya? Share with us in the comments section .

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