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This monthly report brings you information about offshore poker sites and their cashout speeds. Not only will it help you find the fastest paying poker sites, but most of these sites have other forms of gambling as well. As such, this data will also give you information on sportsbook payouts, casino payouts, racebook payouts, etc. Many online gaming providers today offer same-day payouts, which is quite an improvement from the situation just a couple of years ago.

Our report will be especially helpful to those in "grey markets" such as the United States, Australia, Czechia, and other countries. Players in these markets will often have a restricted menu of payment options due to processing hurdles and limitations. Still, the overwhelming majority of these sites provide games to players all over the world; thus, any real money online gamer should find this page useful.

All of our data is sourced from reports by online players who have kindly left a public record of the dates they requested their withdrawals and the dates on which the money was received by them. We've gathered these notes together and averaged them out to come up with our results.

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Public forum posts and comment submissions from actual players are indispensable when trying to gauge how well online gambling operators adhere to their stated guidelines for payment processing timeframes. If you would like to help us ensure the accuracy and thoroughness of our payment reports going forward, you may do so in two ways.

Firstly, you may leave a comment below detailing any cashout experiences you've recently had from any online poker, casino, or other gaming sites. If you would prefer to leave your payout data in a public forum for all to see, please check our source documentation at the end of this report for locations where that can easily be done. Whichever option you choose, please follow the suggested format providing all requested data.


Online Poker Payouts Overview

Data Through July 2018


  Last updated on August 4, 2018  

There weren't any big shakeups or surprises for online gaming payouts during the month of July. All of our top-rated operators have continued getting money into the hands of their customers without any needless days. Crypto-currency remains the preferred method of transferring money for both the sites and individual users. Bitcoin leads the way, but we're seeing increasing acceptance of altcoins, like Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash, too.

Click on a room logo below to jump directly to the report for that organization. Or just keep reading to view our list of sites from best to worst for the month of July 2018.

Ignition Poker Payouts    Winning Poker Network Payouts     Sportsbetting.ag/TigerGaming/BetOnline Chico Payouts

Intertops Poker Juicy Stakes Payouts    Grand Poker Network Payouts    Nitrogen Poker Payouts    SWC Poker Payouts


 

PaiWangLuo Network Payouts

Sites sharing this cashier include Ignition Casino, Bovada, and Bodog. As such, this chart covers payout speeds for the IgnitionCasino.eu, Bodog.eu, Bodog.com, and Bovada.lv websites.

PWL Network Payouts August 2018PWL Cashout Methods Chart

ProfRB.com REPORT SCORE: 9.3 (-0.1 from last month)
Key Stat: Bitcoin payment times within the 2-day processing guidelines.
Key Fact: Ignition and Bovada are still the #1 US-facing online poker sites in terms of player traffic.

The PWL Network continues to deliver money faithfully to its players, but there was a slight uptick in waiting times. This is true especially of those who utilize traditional payment processors as opposed to crypto-currency. One user who requested a check had to wait 21 days to get it in his hands, which is longer than the stated timeframe. We've therefore docked the network a point this month. However, its extended history of excellence in payouts suffices to keep it at the top spot in our report this month.

Play Now cta Banner for Ignition Poker

Ignition, Bodog, and Bovada have always had reliable payment processing for their valued clients. You can sleep easy in the knowledge that any money you have at these rooms is completely safe.

Read our reviews of the PaiWangLuo Network organizations: Ignition Casino (USA + AUS) | Bovada (USA + MEX) | Bodog (CAN + LATAM)

Winning Poker Network Payouts

Sites sharing this cashier include Americas Cardroom, BlackChip Poker, True Poker, and Ya Poker.

WPN Payouts August 2018WPN Withdrawal Methods Chart

ProfRB.com REPORT SCORE  9.1 (+0.1 from last month)
Key Stat: WPN withdrawals remain well under stated times for almost all processors.
Key Fact: Trails only Ignition in US-facing player traffic and is 9th worldwide.

The WPN maintains its record for rapid BTC payments with same-day payouts more or less standard even though customers sometimes have to wait a bit longer at times. The withdrawal speeds for altcoins seem to be even better, and one player related that his Ethereum withdrawal came within the space of one hour!

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All of the network-owned skins on the WPN provide the same excellent cashier functions, so you'll be in good hands no matter which of them you play at.

Read our pages on the WPN sites: Americas Cardroom | BlackChip Poker | True Poker | Ya Poker (non-US)

 

 

Chico Poker Network Payouts

The sites housed on this network are Sportsbetting.ag, TigerGaming, and BetOnline.

CPN Payouts August 2018Chart of Chico Network Withdrawal Options

ProfRB.com REPORT SCORE: 9.1 (EVEN from last month)
Key Stat: BetOnline’s ~24 hour Bitcoin turnaround shows strength of withdrawal abilities.
Key Fact: Firmly seated in 3rd in terms of player traffic for US friendly poker sites.

The Chico Poker Network has fulfilled its payment obligations according to the publicly promised schedule during the month of July. This means same-day payout processing for crypto-currencies, so users can rest assured that they'll get their funds in a reasonable amount of time.

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Though Australians can no longer access Sportsbetting.ag, TigerGaming, and BetOnline, residents of the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and many other countries are welcomed here.

Read our poker room reviews for the Chico Network: Sportsbetting.ag | TigerGaming (non-US) | BetOnline

 


Horizon Poker Network Payouts

Sites sharing this cashier include Intertops and Juicy Stakes.

Horizon Network Payout Times August 2018Horizon Network Withdrawals Chart

ProfRB.com REPORT SCORE: 8.8 (+0.1 from last month)
Key Stat: Intertops provides extra value in the form of rakeback, money-added tournaments, and casino promos.
Key Fact: Intertops has been a trusted name in gaming for over 30 years.

Intertops is slowly but surely expanding the range of withdrawal methods for its valued clientele. Since it added Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash to its deposit menu in March, we've eagerly anticipated these altcoins being included in the list of cashout channels. This is just what the site did in July. Now we're just impatient for these versatile options to be implemented on sister site Juicy Stakes.

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Intertops has done right by its users for more than three decades, and it now lends its stellar reputation to the Horizon Network as a whole.

Read our reviews of the Horizon Poker sites: Intertops | Juicy Stakes


Grand Poker Network Payouts

Sites sharing this cashier include 5Dimes, Grand Poker, Island Casino, and Sportbet.

Grand Network Payments August 2018GPN Available Payout Methods

ProfRB.com REPORT SCORE: 8.0 (EVEN from last month)
Key Stat: Opened for business in November of 2014.
Key Fact: Grand Poker is owned by the 5Dimes Group.

We haven't seen very many accounts of payments from the Grand Poker Network, so we have to rely on our own past experiences and the fact that on poker forums, no news tends to be good news. According to all the info we've sifted through, 5Dimes and its network partners are trustworthy organizations that discharge their payment duties competently.

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You can enjoy poker, sports betting, casino games, and lottery gambling with the honorable operators on the Grand Poker Network.

Read our Grand Poker Network review for more details.

 

Nitrogen Sports Payouts

Nitrogen Sports is a standalone site that includes poker, sports-betting, and casino games.

Nitrogen Sports Cashout Times August 2018Table of Withdrawal Methods at Nitrogen

ProfRB.com REPORT SCORE: 7.8 (EVEN  from last month)
Key Stat: Bitcoin-only online poker site has very fast payouts.
Key Fact: Nitrogen is one of the few sites to offer Bitcoin-only poker to all 50 US states.

Perhaps the most popular BTC sportsbook and poker room in existence, Nitrogen prides itself on its same-day payouts. It's extraordinarily rare for the site to take even as much as 24 hours to transfer bitcoins into its customers' wallets.

Nitrogen Poker cta: Play Now

You can get free bets and mBTC credits applied to your account with the rewards program at the Nitrogen Sports poker room.

Browse through our Nitrogen Sports Poker review to learn more.

 

SwCPoker Payouts

SwCPoker is a completely independent Bitcoin poker site that doesn't share its cashier with any other party.

SwCPoker Payouts for August 2018 ReportSwCPoker Withdrawal Processors

ProfRB.com REPORT SCORE: 7.2 (EVEN from last month)
Key Stat: Offers one of the quickest turnarounds from payout request to receiving.
Key Fact: SWC Poker is one of the originators of using Bitcoin-only denominations in their games.

Despite the flack SwCPoker reps occasionally receive for the slowness with which they improve their poker site, there have never been any serious complaints about its same-day payouts. The lack of withdrawal fees combined with the low rake make this a great place for BTC players to run up a bankroll.

SWC banner: play now

Although player volume is low, SwC is an excellent cardroom if you like “other” types of poker, like HORSE, Limit Omaha 8, Open Face Chinese, et cetera.

Take a look at our review of SwCPoker for further info.



AVOID THESE NETWORKS

 

Merge Gaming Network

Avoid the Merge Gaming Network

ProfRB.com REPORT SCORE: N/A
Key Stat: Player traffic has dropped to less than 100 players on average per week.
Key Fact: Carbon Poker offers no incentives and bans winning accounts on their poker site.

Carbon Poker is a site that used to be the king of USA online poker, but we now caution our readers to avoid it. It has an unenviable history of making questionable decisions that are detrimental to the player community, including booting winning players from its site, cutting back drastically on promotions, and even charging a fee on every additional withdrawal beyond one in a year.

That is correct, they only offer one free withdrawal per year and after that charge 5% of the amount of your withdrawal, even for crypto-currency withdrawals which cost less than a penny! For example, if you were to initiate a maximum withdrawal for $2,500 (yes they have low withdrawal limits relative to other gambling sites), the site would charge fully $125 for the withdrawal and you would receive $2,375 only. A Bitcoin withdrawal like this would cost less than one dollar to process, even if ramping up the fees in order to garner the highest processing priority. We suppose that Merge Gaming Network just keeps the remaining $124 and change as profit from your winnings. We don't agree with that behavior and this is yet another reason that we do not recommend Carbon Gaming, Players Only, Sportsbook.com, or any of the companies operated by "Domain Holdings," formerly Jazette Enterprises.

For the moment, users are getting their money but with delays and annoying surcharges. Recently, the company reduced the Bitcoin withdrawal limit from $5,000 to just $2,500. Moreover, recent forums post indicate that Carbon has stopped accepting new signups, raising concerns about whether or not it will remain a going concern.

We strongly encourage you to play at any of the other online poker rooms listed above and keep away from the Merge Gaming Network. Seriously, play anywhere else other than Carbon Poker, PlayersOnly, Sportsbook.com, and Superbook.

Global Poker

Global Poker is a Needless Risk

ProfRB.com REPORT SCORE: 7.7 (-0.2 from last month)
Key Stat: Global Poker works with only one payout channel, WorldPay.
Key Fact: There's no deposit bonus offer at Global and a lack of other promos.

Global Poker used to support PayPal deposits and withdrawals, which no other reputable gaming operator does for U.S. players. These transactions were fairly speedy with same-day payouts commonplace. However, in June 2018, the firm decided to switch processors to Worldpay for both deposits and withdrawals. Many users had deposited through PayPal because this was the channel that they were most familiar with, and they are now unable to use it for withdrawals. The Worldpay cashouts are processed via bank transfer, which is a big issue for those without bank accounts or who don't wish to commingle their online poker funds with their other finances. Some have stated that they've had to wait up to two weeks to get their cash!

Global hasn't exactly made the reasons for this switchover public. However, we have long had our doubts about the sustainability of Global's business model, which we go over in our Global Poker Review. It's very likely that PayPal got wind of what was going on at this company – that is, real money gaming in all but name – and opted to pull the plug. Even before Global stopped doing business with PayPal, there were signs that something was not right with this site. In January, we covered an incident involving a player waiting more than six months to receive his $50,000 cashout. The way the firm handled the recent woes related to the Rattlesnake Open series have also left us wary. For the past year or more, Global has been exposing users' personal documentation on the web for all to see, and this security vulnerability was only discovered in June.

The long-term viability of Global Poker is not really known for sure, so we recommend that you take a pass on Global Poker if you value the safety of your funds.


How do we source this data?

We rely on the input of hundreds of regular players like you! The public and auditable submissions of recreational and professional players left on forums and in our comments sections is how we compile the most accurate picture of the payouts situation for online poker fans in the United States, Canada, Australia, and many other parts of the world. If you'd like to tell us how quickly (or slowly) you received your recent cashout, then you can do so on any of these public forums:

Bodog/Bovada/Ignition Official Payout Thread on Twoplustwo
Unofficial Chico Network (Sportsbetting, Tiger, BetOnline) Thread on Twoplustwo
Official WPN (Americas Cardroom, BlackChip, etc.) Payout Thread on Twoplustwo
Official Intertops Poker Support + Promos Thread on Twoplustwo
Juicy Stakes ex-Official Thread on Twoplustwo
5Dimes and Grand Network Thread on Twoplustwo
SwC Poker Thread on Twoplustwo
Carbon Payout Thread on Twoplustwo
Reddit Online Poker Subreddit
Global Poker Withdrawals at Twoplustwo
Nitrogen Sports Poker Cashouts at Bitcointalk.org
SwCPoker Thread at Bitcointalk forums

 

When reporting on your withdrawal success (or lack thereof), please include the following information:

  • The site
  • The amount requested
  • The payment method you selected
  • The date requested (including time of day if possible)
  • The date you received the money (including time of day if possible)

An example would look something like this:

Bovada
$1,000
Bitcoin Cash
Req: April 15th, 2017 @ 10pm
Rec: April 16th, 2017, @ 11am

 

Or this real world report from 2+2 forums:

Example of slow Carbon Poker withdrawal

 

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Online Poker Payouts FAQ

 

What counts as a fast withdrawal?

For offshore markets, cashout speeds in the one- to two-week range used to be considered quite good. However, the advent of crypto-currency has meant that this can be cut down to two days or less in most cases. Some reputable internet gambling firms are even able to achieve same-day payouts. If you're wedded to traditional means of payment, though, then you won't benefit from these rapid timeframes and will instead have to wait probably a couple of weeks or even longer.

What do I need to do to get a payout from an online gambling site?

In most cases, you'll have to complete identity verification before a real money internet gaming site will send you a payment. This usually involves submitting a copy of a form of identification as well as a recent utility bill or other proof of address. The reason sites request this information is because they must adhere to Know Your Customer and anti-money laundering laws. Once your account is verified, you won't have to go through this hassle again because the company will retain your documents and therefore won't have to request them again.

What are the fees for online poker withdrawals?

Each internet poker room has its own fee schedule ranging from free cashouts to perhaps $50 or even more for some niche payment processors. All of the sites publicly publish their withdrawal fee charts, and we have also compiled this information above in our monthly report. Almost every legitimate operator gives you an option for fee-free payouts although they may be limited by frequency and payment channel. Note that withdrawals through certain bank-related methods (checks, bank wires, et cetera) may incur additional charges levied by financial institutions that are beyond the control of the gaming company.

Can I cash out whenever I want?

In most cases, you're free to request the payment of your funds at any time that you wish. However, there are some important caveats. You usually must complete identity verification, and in addition, there may be playthrough requirements depending on the size of your last deposit. The amount of this rollover varies from site to site, but it generally tends to be around 10% of the deposited amount. If you're a real poker player, it's highly likely that you'll satisfy these obligations simply through your normal play, and you'll have nothing to worry about. These rules are in place to prevent the sites from incurring significant expenses by processing payouts for users who frequently move their money around without playing much.

What can I do to speed up my cashout?

If you're keen on obtaining your money as rapidly as possible, perhaps from a same-day payout casino for U.S. players, then we advise you to complete any identity verification in advance of the time when you intend to submit your withdrawal. Furthermore, we believe that it's best to transact in crypto-currency so that you won't have to wait for the postal service to deliver your check or for the molasses-paced vagaries of bank wires.

How do I start using crypto-currency?

It can be a challenge to get involved in digital currencies because there is a fair amount of work to do to set up your wallet and exchange accounts. Fortunately, we've prepared guides for some of the most popular crypto coins in existence. Check them out here: Bitcoin Gambling Guide | Guide to Ethereum Gaming | Gamble Online With Bitcoin Cash


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