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PAYPAL ALTERNATIVE - Open Skrill NETELLER Account in Nigeria

PayPal is one of the most known ewallets worldwide, but it comes with many limitations. One can use PayPal to send money only in Nigeria, but not to receive funds. So what is the alternative?

Skrill and Neteller are digital wallets like PayPal, but they are much more flexible and offer far more options and tools than PayPal.

Here is a quick overview of what Skrill and Neteller offer in Nigeria compared to PayPal service in Nigeria.


Many users have complained that PayPal limits their businesses and personal finances. In Nigeria, users can only use PayPal to send money to friends and family, but PayPal accounts in Nigeria cannot receive funds from other PayPal users.

In a nutshell, here are some downsides of PayPal in Nigeria:
  • expensive to send money abroad,
  • slow verification,
  • limited to 20 currencies,
  • no card for withdrawals of funds.


PayPal is renowned but not necessarily the best service provider for online payments and money transfers. Skrill and Neteller are established trustworthy digital wallets that offer:

  • international money transfers
  • domestic money transfers
  • transfers between bank account and ewallet
  • receiving payments and remittance
  • support gambling and online betting
  • enable withdrawals from gambling and betting account
  • buying/selling cryptocurrencies
  • sending Bitcoin and Ethereum to other Skrill Neteller account
  • Sending Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies to external crypto addresses
  • ATM withdrawals with Skrill Mastercard and Net+ MasterCard
  • secure online payments at merchants

Skrill and Neteller are the most versatile ewallets on the market and can be used worldwide. Skrill users and Neteller users can apply for a prepaid MasterCard, which can be used wherever MasterCard is accepted as a payment method and for ATM withdrawals.

If you open your Skrill account >> or Neteller account >> here, you can also request for:

FREE Skrill VIP upgrade >>

A Skrill VIP or Neteller VIP account will lower your domestic money transfer fees, ATM withdrawal fees, cryptocurrency fees, and you will get higher daily limits for money transfers and withdrawals.

Here are some of our most useful tutorials for using Skrill and Neteller in Nigeria:

How to verify a Neteller account?
How to verify a Skrill account?
Comparison between Skrill and Neteller - which wallet is better and has lower fees?
How to buy Bitcoin with Skrill?
How to buy Ethereum with Neteller?
How to make money with Skrill?
How to send crypto to an external address? 

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