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    Default Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Not happy about this at all. I deposited at spin palace for the $2000 added using my debit card, I wanted to withdraw the remainder of my balance after I'd played and it asked me to enter an alternative withdrawal method incase I couldn't be paid back to my debit card. So I set up a neteller account, although I thought it wouldn't matter as there'd me no problem withdrawing back to the card I -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    I have just experienced a similar thing on Absolute Poker... only worse!!!

    I waited 3 or 4 weeks for my withdrawal... to arrive on a check... delivered by a real live mailman!!!!! Is -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Just got off the phone to 'customer service' and now I'm even madder. I explained the problem and he said 'If you deposited by Neteller you must withdraw to Neteller' So I explained the problem -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    I think you'll find the problem is caused by the card issuers who are apparently trying to avoid money laundering. Even with Betfair I'm not allowed to withdraw on a card more than I've deposited. -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Mick - isn't that just Credit cards though - I was under the impression with Betfair, that as long as you had made a deposit with the debit card that you are free to withdraw to it (for amounts over -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    I've had problems too, with many sites. Goalpoker accepted all my card details but then made me call the US, which is not toll free from abroad and then requested two forms of id one of which must be -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    No, I only use debit cards and I can't withdraw on them more than I've deposited. I tend to wait till I've got a few hundred then withdraw it to neteller and transfer to my bank account and pay -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Yeah im the same with Dream Poker, i made the $50 deposit to play in the fa cup games, and once id played the required hands, i tried to withdraw it...not a chance! Gotta be put in net teller
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Quote Originally Posted by morlspin Yeah im the same with Dream Poker, i made the $50 deposit to play in the fa cup games, and once id played the required
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Quote Originally Posted by morlspin Yeah im the same with Dream Poker great... if I'd have known that there's no way I would have deposited
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Quote Originally Posted by PAULM03 It's scandalous really. Does anyone know if the poker sites get commision from Neteller? They surely have a vested
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Betfair lets me withdraw more than I've deposited to my Maestro card.......
    Same with every other big poker site that takes it, except Paradise who offer Neteller or a cheque. I'm pretty sure -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Quote Originally Posted by Blade great... if I'd have known that there's no way I would have deposited with them last week either. Sorry m8, i
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Spin palace are primarily a casino site as opposed to a poker site, and an inability to receive debit card refunds coupled with generally crap and slow banking is an accepted
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    I dunno, I could be wrong but I really don't get the sense that they're getting paid by Neteller for that. For one, I think a bigger deal would have been made of it before now, especially on the US -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Quote Originally Posted by guesswest US players primarily use Neteller ,because of the Instacash function and because they can't use their bank/credit cards
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    I had trouble funding my Neteller account as they stopped accepting Mastercard, I tried to transfer money from my Betfair account but Betfair refused as I had not deposited via Neteller. I finally -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Quote Originally Posted by 6ooner What's the law in the US? I've heard that online gaming for the most is not strictly legal but that any winnings are
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    The other issue is that some of these companies operate through 'obscure' regions such as the Netherland Antilles (where?), Antigua, that Canadian Indian Reserve (Chinawakee or similar) etc., which -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --
    You can spend your time alone re digesting past regrets,
    Or you can come to terms and realize you're the only one who can forgive yourself.
    Makes much more sense to live in the present tense.

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Kahnawake

    Along with Gibraltar (where Party among others operate from) it's considered a reputable jurisdiction. They're about the only two with really good regulations though.
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Thanks, much clearer. It also explains why I used to see $15 pokerstars accounts selling for $20 on ebay. -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Spin Palace did similar thing to me this week - having paid in $50 via my credit card (or was it my debit card? - wish their accounting systems were as clear cut as betfairs) and won some I decided -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    I think they've manage to get around the problem of paying out
    It would appear my account has been suspended because I know someone else who plays on spin palace - Surely the credit card is proof -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    First of all well done on your win, secondly don't panic.

    P-Lady and myself had this problem, I think I just rang them and explained the situation and they unlocked the accounts conditionally.
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    You can spend your time alone re digesting past regrets,
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Like V says, definitely a good thing that they take security seriously, although I can appreciate it's annoying having to sort it out.

    Anyone ever got an email like that from SO? I'm guessing not. -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    I completely agree, it's good to know they're being vigilant but I also find it strange that this comes within an hour of a reasonable win, they have no problems accepting money at anytime but will -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Quote Originally Posted by 6ooner To be honest I've never really suffered too much before with online poker sites or betting sites but have faced it big
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Still, seems like Spin palace are ranking pretty high on the hassle scale for various reasons. In my original post I should have mentioned that it happened to us
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Strange thing is I didn't try to withdraw, they sent it within an hour of the end of the tourney - I knew the withdrawal would be a pain in the neck so I was going to leave it until later.

    The
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Quote Originally Posted by 6ooner The casino thing was just a small group of us developing a system on (don't laugh) Roulette, which turned out to be quite
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    Pretty much ball watching and guessing if the ball would land in a selected group of numbers, playing late (not cheating) and adjusting judgment depending on results, the betting system seemed to be -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Sounds like the betting system would kill the variance, so possibly a small enough sample that there'd be a reasonable chance of profit even if the house edge was unaltered. But the really -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Quote Originally Posted by guesswest If you can really judge a dealers arm without aids I'm well impressed - if I'm ever in Belgium I'm dragging you to a
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Exactlty, if I can guess within 3 or 4 I'm happy to play, I use 5 splits to cover top or 5 to cover bottom. But like I said you have to watch to see if your happpy to play. The odds in favour of the -- To see the rest of this message, please register. --

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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    Well after being told by Dean to request my withdrawal to a card by e-mail I've had the following response:

    Hi there Paul, > >Account number: pspr******** > >Thank you for
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    Default Re: Spin Palace withdrawal issues.

    I replied telling them I'd tried to withdraw and got this in return:


    Hi there Paul, Account number: pspr******** Thank you for contacting Spin Palace Poker We
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