PayPal isn't just for shopping on eBay or any other online retailer. It's also a preferred deposit method for online
poker rooms. PayPal has been in the business of providing players a secure way to pay when shopping online, so it
only makes sense that they have extended their services to include the most popular pastime on the web; online poker.
Unfortunately, USA and Canadian players are not able to use PayPal for any online gaming transaction, including
online poker, however; players all over the world can use this method to deposit to their favourite online poker room in minutes.
Why Choose PayPal?
PayPal is the most trusted way to pay when it comes to protecting your private financial information. They run a strong
business model, making it easy yet secure to use their services. They currently accept new users, and are currently
accepted at many online poker rooms as a preferred way to pay.
Getting Started with PayPal
First thing first; setting up a PayPal account is easy and painless. First step is to register, using truthful personal information.
Once you register, activate your account you are ready to start adding your bank account or credit card. No worries, all information
stored on your PayPal account is safe and encrypted. Once you verify your account, and the verification method depends on how you
choose to fund PayPal, you are ready to add money to your account. Adding money is simple and fast, and in most cases available immediately.
Funding and Using PayPal
There are numerous ways to fund your PayPal account. Credit Cards, Debit Cards and Bank Accounts are the preferred way, but also
Greendot MoneyPaks can be used to add money instantly. The time frames and limits may be different depending on the method you choose.
Once money is added to your PayPal balance you are ready to play at the tables. Simply choose from any of the multiple poker rooms
that support PayPal deposits and complete the easy step-by-step instructions.
Benefits of Using PayPal
Not only can you use PayPal for online poker rooms, you can also send and receive money from friends and family. You can transfer
money in and out of PayPal to your checking account, or apply for a debit card and use it at your local store or anywhere that
accepts MasterCard. Also, there is a PayPal credit card which users can apply for and that is just the beginning. There are rewards
for using PayPal and all the details outlining the full potential can be found on the website for easy reference.
If you should ever need assistance regarding setting up an account or using PayPal, there is a whole community dedicated to providing
answers to any of your questions. Of course email and telephone are available, but there is much more than that available.
The forums have the most up to date information regarding all that PayPal has to offer and answers to general issues.
Should you need immediate assistance, PayPal customer service representatives are available 24/7.
If you are ready to get started using PayPal, fund your account and check out our most trusted online poker rooms accepting this method.