Making Deposits at online casinos with MasterCard
Deposits via MasterCard are instant. All you have to do is go to the cashier page of your casino, pick MasterCard from the list of available options, enter the amount you would like to deposit and type the card number as well as the CVC code (the 3-digit code on the back of your card). If you have a 3D authentication activated, you may receive an SMS or a phone call, containing a code you need to enter to confirm the transaction. Once you enter the correct verification code, it should take no more than 5 minutes to have the amount deposited to your online casino account.
Withdrawals your online casino winnings to MasterCard
If we had to point one major MasterCard disadvantage, it would be the troublesome withdrawal from online casinos. Precisely, you will not be able to withdraw funds to your MasterCard unless you reside in one of the following countries: United Kingdom, Ireland, Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Turkey.
*Please note that this might not be the full list of countries where MasterCard casino withdrawals are allowed.
In case you are eligible for making MasterCard withdrawals, then, you will enjoy a fast and secure cashout process. You just need to select MasterCard from the list of available options and confirm the withdrawal.
It is important to mention that some casinos have a pending period that ranges between 24 and 72 hours. During that time, you can reverse a withdrawal and continue playing with your funds. If you take no action during the pending period, and you send all necessary paperwork, your withdrawal request will be processed.
MasterCard Casino Fees
Casinos rarely charge fees on MasterCard withdrawals, but your bank might charge you for the transaction. If the currency you set when opening a casino account is different from the currency you set when opening a bank account, a currency conversion fee will incur.
Countries where MasterCard is available
MasterCard is available in more than 50 countries. Regardless of your country of residence, you should have no issues whatsoever funding your online casino account. However, withdrawals are not possible in all these countries in which case you have to opt for withdrawal via bank transfer.
Still curious? Check out our online casino banking guide and compare the pros and cons between different payment methods.