Poker Deposit Top Lists
If you’re from Canada, you shouldn’t encounter any difficulties depositing to a US facing poker site, because your country doesn’t have a law similar to UIGEA. So simply pick the site you like best, and assume all poker site brands will have the same acceptance rate (extremely good).
If you have a checking account, but not a Credit Card issued in your name, you can still play online poker. See which sites allow deposits from checking account holders in 2012.
Bank Wire is often the preferred deposit method for serious or “VIP Players” looking to make large deposits. You’ll usually get more bang for your buck by using this method, because the fees will be capped for very large deposits.
Some folks don’t feel comfortable typing their personal information into a poker site cashier, and would rather deposit via phone call. This is perfectly viable these days as most sites offer 24/7 Support Help Desks. Operators on standby will be more than happy to help you deposit.
Although Mastercard acceptance rates are on the decline for US-Facing deposits, prepaid cards tend to fare better. These can come in the form of a gift card, or a prepaid MasterCard-branded card for general usage. Find out which poker sites take prepaid MasterCard in 2012.
eCheck is a very popular deposit option allowing for lightning fast deposits to compatible sites. It works just like a paper check, except it is sent electronically. BetOnline is currently the best site for eCheck deposits, currently accepting US and Canadian poker players.
See our top-list for the best poker sites that accept Solo Debit Cards in 2012.
See our top-list of the best poker sites that accept Switch Debit Cards in 2012.
If you’re a US player, chances are that you’ve had your credit card declined once or twice in your poker playing endeavors due to UIGEA. Sometimes it may be easier to deposit funds to a casino that offers a poker room, and then transfer that money to the poker portion of the site.
PaysafeCard is a prepaid debit card that allows you to deposit anonymously to compatible sites. See our top list.
Visa is currently one of the best deposit options, especially those tagged with the “international” seal, and Visa Gift Cards. Their approval rates at poker sites trump those of MasterCard. See what are the top US facing poker sites accepting VISA.