Neteller and Skrill pulls MasterCard service

Neteller and Skrill, commonly used payment options for online poker sites will be withdrawing its prepaid MasterCard services in 100 countries, according to an announcement from the parent company, Paysafe Group.

While the affected customers’ Skrill accounts will remain fully functional, the decision is a blow to online poker players, as it was considered one of the more efficient ways to receive withdrawals.

Countries that will be affected include New Zealand, Australia, Colombia, and Brazil, among others.