Skrill is one of the best online payment methods that allows one to transfer money across countries and across platforms.
Kenyan Skrill users can easily withdraw money from their Skrill accounts straight to their Mpesa mobile wallet. Just recently, Skrill launched direct mobile money transfer to Safaricom Mpesa.
To be able to withdraw money from your Skrill account to Mpesa, one needs to have an active Skrill account. You will also need to have enough money in your Skrill account to be able to withdraw to your Skrill account.
How to withdraw money from Skrill account to Mpesa
- Create an account with Skrill
You will need to have an active skrill account and you can create one by signing up on the Skrill website. This account will help you receive payments, and make international payments as well. Registering for a Skrill account is free of charge.
- Add an Mpesa wallet
To be able to transfer money from Skrill account to Mpesa, add your Mpesa Mobile number to your Skrill account. To do so, simply click on Withdraw, then add a mobile wallet
- Withdraw money to your Mpesa number
Now that you have linked your Safaricom Mpesa number to Skrill, you can now withdraw your money from your Skrill account to Mpesa. If your mobile wallet was already added, then it will show up automatically once you click “Withdraw”. Go to “Next”.
- Confirm your details
Go through your details summary to confirm that they are correct before initiating the withdrawal request.
- Complete the transaction
Once you have confirmed that the details are correct go ahead and complete the withdrawal request.
- Receive your money
Once you have completed the transaction, you should receive the money in your Mpesa wallet within minutes. Once the transaction goes through, you’ll get notified on your M-PESA, Skrill, and email. In case there is a delay, your transaction may take a few hours to be completed.
In summary below are steps you can follow to withdraw money from Skrill to Mpesa;
- Create a Skrill account
- Link your Skrill account to Mpesa number
- Click next to withdraw money to your Mpesa number
- Confirm your details
- Complete the Skrill to Mpesa withdrawal transaction
While you can easily withdraw money from your Skrill account to your Mpesa wallet, currently there is no direct Mpesa to Skrill deposit method.
To deposit your Mpesa to skrill you can use your card to do so.
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