Skrill “Prepaid Mastercard® Incentives” Promotion Terms and Conditions
READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE PARTICIPATING. YOU WILL BE DEEMED TO HAVE ACCEPTED THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND AGREED TO BE BOUND BY THEM WHEN PARTICIPATING IN THIS PROMOTION. AMONG OTHER THINGS, THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS INCLUDE LIMITATIONS OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES.
- The Promotion (“Promotion”) and the Promotion Terms and Conditions.
From 26 August 2023 up until 26 September 2023, Skrill is giving the opportunity to the first 5000 existing Skrill Account holders who have registered their Skrill Accounts and have used their Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® during the Promotion Period be refunded a fixed amount of 5%* (‘’Cashback’’) on every amount they spend on Qualifying Transactions made when using their physical and/or virtual Skrill Prepaid Mastercard®** (‘’Card’’) within the Promotion Period.
*The Cashback for each Participant is capped at a maximum amount of €50 in the aggregate for all Qualifying Transactions using your physical and/or virtual Skrill Prepaid Mastercard during the Promotion Period.
** For the purpose of this Promotion the Cashback shall be calculated over the total amount of all Qualifying Transactions that have been made with a physical and a virtual Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® during the Promotion Period.
1.1 Skrill shall transfer the Cashbacks to Participants that are eligible to receive a Cashback directly into their Skrill Account as an in-account credit by 17 October 2023 23.59GMT for all Participants that have made Qualifying Transactions and have met all the Eligibility Criteria up until 26 September 2023 without further notice or request to respective Participants. Skrill reserves the right to extend the payment term for all eligible Participants until 31 October 2023 23.59GMT at latest, if in its sole discretion it is required to do so.
1.3 Participants can earn a maximum of €50 Cashback upon making Qualifying Transactions and meeting all the Eligibility Criteria during the Promotion Period. The maximum value of the Cashback awarded for (or currency equivalent) all Qualifying Transaction made during the Promotion Period is limited to fifty euro (EUR €50) (or currency equivalent).
2. Promotion Period
The Promotion is for a limited period only from 26 August 2023 00.01GMT to 26 September 2023 23.59GMT (“Promotion Period”).
3. Eligibility Criteria
In order to participate in this Promotion, you must meet all the criteria defined and set out below:
b) the Participant must have applied for and used their physical (or its digital copy) and/or virtual Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® issued in their name in accordance with the Skrill Prepaid Mastercard® during or prior the Promotion Period;
c) not use your Account for commercial purposes;
d) not be an employee or an immediate family member of employee of Skrill Ltd, Paysafe Payment Solutions Limited or any other Paysafe group company. For avoidance of doubt, an “employee” includes contractors and secondees and an “immediate family member” shall mean any individual with any of the following relationships to the employee: a/ spouse, and parents thereof; b/ sons and daughters, and spouses thereof; c/ parents, and spouses thereof; d/ brothers and sisters, and spouses thereof; e/ grandparents and grandchildren, and spouses thereof; f/ domestic partner and parents thereof, including domestic partners of any individual in a/ through g) of this definition; and g/ any individual related by blood or affinity whose close association with the employee is the equivalent of a family relationship;
e) not be a service provider or a direct family member of a service provider to any of the Paysafe group companies;
f) be at least 18 years of age;
g) not reside or be located in any country that Skrill is prohibited from offering Accounts;
not have your Account registered and used in any country where this Promotion might be considered illegal and/or prohibited.
h) Have received the Invitation Email
i) Be resident in either (i)the United Kingdom; with a Skrill Account registered in the United Kingdom; or (ii) the European Economic Area.
The above mentioned are collectively referred to as the “Eligibility Criteria”. For the purposes of this Promotion a participant is an end-user that meets all of the Eligibility Criteria (“Participant”).
- Qualifying Transaction
4.1 For the purpose of this Promotion Qualifying Transactions are successful transactions using your physical or virtual either online, or at a physical point of sale with a merchant that accepts Mastercard for the purchase of goods and services.
4.2 The following transactions shall not be considered Qualifying Transactions for the purpose of this Promotion:
a) Uploads to, withdrawals from, your Skrill Account, including ATM (automated teller machine) cash withdrawals from your Card;
b) Transactions between linked Accounts with Skrill;
c) Transfers from your Skrill Account to your Skrill Account or vice versa;
d) Person-to-Person payment transactions through your Skrill Account;
e) Transactions for utilities such as Electric, Gas, Heating Oil, Sanitary or Water services;
f) Transactions for money or wire transfers;
g) Transactions for Merchandise and Services from Financial Institutions. Such merchandise and services may include checks and other financial products, promotional merchandise, loan fees, and financial counselling service fees;
h) Transactions for Quasi Cash services from Financial institutions, purchase of travellers cheques, foreign currency, or money orders, or transactions to open or fund a deposit account at a financial institution;
i) Transactions for a manual (over-the-counter) cash disbursement, transactions for opening or funding a deposit account at a financial institution, or to purchase travellers cheques, foreign currency, money orders, precious metals, or savings bonds at a financial institution;
j) Transactions for buying, selling, and brokering securities, stocks, bonds, commodities, and mutual funds.
k) Transactions for all types of personal or business insurance policies, including automobile, life, health, hospital, medical and dental, homeowners and renters, real estate title, pet health, flood, fire, or earthquake insurance policies;
l) Transactions for rental and management of residential and commercial properties, such as real estate agents, brokers, and managers, and apartment rental services. Such fees may include management fees, real estate rental commissions, and real estate rental payments.
m) Transactions for transferring funds to a Mastercard account.
n) Transactions for payment services where: i) funds are delivered or made available to a person other than the cardholder, ii) funds are loaded into a money account, iii) funds are loaded onto a stored value or prepaid card;
o) Transactions for payment of fines, transactions to government entities that administer and process local, state, and federal fines and penalties, motor vehicle violations, and community or property assessed fines;
p) Transactions for tax payments, or to any Local, state, and federal entities that engage in financial administration and taxation, including the collection of taxes and penalties and the custody and disbursement of funds. Such merchants include property tax assessors’ offices, customs bureaus, and state tax commissions;
q) Transactions for any government services;
4.3 We reserve the right to disregard any Qualifying Transactions for this Promotion that they, in our sole but reasonable discretion, deem an abuse of the Promotion including but not limited to, transactions that have no commercial purpose, multiple transactions that are made to artificially increase the volume of Qualifying Transactions or transactions that are not for the personal benefit of the Account holder.
5. Privacy and Intellectual Property
b) For the purposes of the Promotion Participants grant Skrill and its affiliates a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, non-transferrable, irrevocable license to copy, use and display any logo, trademark, trade name or other intellectual property (where applicable) which may be published on various Paysafe Group marketing channels including but not limited to our websites, emails, and social media pages.
a. Confidential Information means any information which is marked as “Confidential” or should be reasonably expected to be confidential having regard to the context of disclosure or the nature of the information; including, without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, business plans, data, strategies, methods, customer and client lists, technical specifications, transaction data and customer data shall be deemed confidential.
b. During the Promotion Period and thereafter, Skrill shall use and reproduce the Participants’ Confidential Information only for purposes of this Promotion and only to the extent necessary for such purpose and will restrict disclosure of the Confidential Information to its employees, consultants, advisors or independent contractors with a need to know.
c. Notwithstanding the foregoing, it shall not be a breach of these Promotion Terms for Skrill to disclose Confidential Information if required to do so under law or in a judicial or governmental investigation or proceeding.
The confidentiality obligations in this Clause 6 shall not apply to information that (i) is or becomes public knowledge through no action or fault of Skrill; (ii) is known to Skrill without restriction, prior to receipt from the Participant in relation to this Promotion, from its own independent sources as evidenced by Skrill’s written records, and which was not acquired, directly or indirectly, from the Participant; (iii) Skrill receives from any third party reasonably known by Skrill to have a legal right to transmit such information, and not under any obligation to keep such information confidential; or (iv) information independently developed by Skrill’s employees or agents provided that Skrill can show that those same employees or agents had no access to the Confidential Information received hereunder.
7. Legal Recourse
a) If you are resident outside of the European Economic Area, this Promotion is brought to you by Skrill Limited, a company registered in England, with company number 04260907, whose registered office is at 1st floor, 2 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7AD, United Kingdom authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) under the Electronic Money Regulations 2011 for the issuing of electronic money.
b) If you are resident in the European Economic Area, this Promotion is brought to you by Paysafe Payment Solutions Limited, a company duly registered under the laws of Ireland, under company number 626665, with its registered office at 3rd Floor, Kilmore House, Spencer Dock, Dublin 1 D01 YE64, Ireland. Paysafe Payment Solutions Limited is authorised by the Central Bank of Ireland (“CBI”) as an electronic money institution under the European Communities (Electronic Money) Regulations 2011.
(Skrill is trading as Paysafe, NETELLER, Rapid Transfer and NETELLER Money Transfer).
c) By entering this Promotion, you agreed to these Promotion Terms and Conditions.
d) The present Promotion does not apply to residents of countries where this Promotion might be considered illegal and/or prohibited.
e) Skrill reserves the right to end this Promotion at any time in their sole discretion or to make changes to this Promotion at any time in its sole discretion by sending written notice to the e-mail address registered to your Account or by amending these Promotion Terms and Conditions. Skrill reserves the right to modify, cancel, terminate or suspend the Promotion in whole or in part, at its sole discretion, if it believes the Promotion is not capable of being conducted as specified within these Promotion Terms and Conditions or in the event of a virus, a computer bug or unauthorised human intervention or any other cause that is beyond the reasonable control of Skrill that could corrupt or affect the administration, security, impartiality or normal course of the Promotion.
g) All decisions by Skrill are final and binding and no further correspondence may be entered into.
h) Skrill is not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by a Participant, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Promotion; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process of this Promotion; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of this Promotion or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from participation in this Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.
i) If you are resident outside of the European Economic Area, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of the present Promotion Terms and Conditions, or the rights and obligations of the Participant and Skrill, as applicable, in connection with this Promotion shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of England or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than England.
j) If you are resident in the European Economic Area, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of the present Promotion Terms and Conditions, or the rights and obligations of the Participant and Skrill, as applicable, in connection with this Promotion shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Ireland, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of Ireland or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Ireland.
k) If there is any discrepancy between any translated version and the (original) English version of these Promotion Terms and Conditions, the English version shall prevail.
l) Insofar as is permitted by law, Skrill, its agents or distributors will not in any circumstances be responsible or liable to compensate a Participant or prospective Participant, or accept any liability (whether direct, indirect, special, incidental, exemplary, punitive or consequential) for or in connection with the participation (or attempted participation) in the Promotion whether such liability arises from any claim based upon contract, warranty, tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise. A Participant’s statutory rights are not affected. However, nothing in these Promotion Terms excludes or limits in any way any liability for death or personal injury caused by Skrill’s negligence, for fraud or for any other matter where liability may not as a matter of law be excluded or limited.
m) Skrill shall not be liable for delay in performing, or failure to perform, any of its obligations under the Promotion terms and conditions, if such delay or failure result from events, circumstances or causes beyond its reasonable control, such as but not limited to fire, flood, earthquake, adverse weather conditions, strike, war (declared or undeclared), embargo, blockade, legal prohibition, governmental action, riot, insurrection, damage, destruction, flight or other transportation delays or cancellations.
8. Contact Us
If you have any questions about this Promotional offer or our services in general, you can contact us at any time by sending a message to Customer Service via the “Email Support” facility on our Website or by calling +44 203 308 2520.