Entropay is an e-wallet that supports online payments. Its system uses the Visa network. It is one of the most recognizable payment services. It has become popular especially with South African online casino players. Online casinos that are offering Entropay are growing at a fast rate. It is an independent service that is not directly connected to Visa although it uses Visa network. The Entropay Virtual credit card was introduced to facilitate its users with electronic payments. It is a British owned company that was established in 2003. The company has proven itself by offering its customers with reliable and safe service.
Entropay operates under a license granted by the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) which is one of the most powerful finance sector regulators in the world. When you open an account you get a virtual Visa card issued by the Bank of Valletta. The virtual card allows users to make deposits at online casinos, online merchants or anywhere else online where Visa is accepted.
It uses money that has been uploaded before using it, the card is funded with either a credit card, bank transfer or debit card. The card can be used immediately after the funds are successfully loaded. Users of Entropay Virtual Visa card only spend the funds that are on the card.
In South Africa, most of the casinos accept it as a flexible payment option for its players. It is one of the best payment options available because it is easy to make deposits and withdrawals.
Creating an Entropay Account
Before you think of using it, you need to set up the account first. It easy to set up the account and here are the steps
- Go to their website
- Provide your personal details (name, date of birth, contact details and other)
- Enter credit or debit details that are going to fund your Entropay pay account
- Upload funds you wish to use the virtual Visa
- Virtual Visa card is immediately issued to you
Depositing funds into virtual card is easy, just transfer funds from the source you linked your account to. Go to payment options and choose Entropay on the payment page, and enter the deposit amount. You will be required to enter the card number, cardholder name, its validity date, and CVV or CVC code. Once you complete all the information, your online casino account is instantly funded.
When you want to withdraw your winnings just visit the withdrawal casino page, select Entropay as the cash out option, enter the amount, your details and money is transferred to your Entropay account.
For more on South African casino banking methods, read our comprehensive guide.
Other Popular Casino Banking Methods for South African Players
- American Express (Amex)
- Bank Transfer
- Credit Card
- Debit Card
- SID Instant EFT
- Wire Transfer