PokerStars will refund PKR Overbetting players
Online poker giant PokerStars is going to take the unprecedented step of returning money to users of PKR, which affected about, players after its closureIn early may, it became known that the PKR operator was experiencing financial difficulties, then it stopped operating, and people lost access to their accounts and the ability to withdraw funds. PokerStars decided to step in and compensate these players for their losses, so they started contacting them. By performing " relatively simple actions», they can make their funds available if they are described in detail in the instructions sent out by the room.
Those PKR users who already have Starz accounts will not need to open new Ones.
PokerStars emphasizes that they will have no obligation to play with these funds and will try to make withdrawals available as soon as possible. Eric Hollreiser, head of corporate communications, said on the company's website: "We are not doing this to increase our profits, and we do not intend or plan to revive the PKR software platform. We do this because we think it's right for the poker world, and we encourage others to join us in putting you, the player, first, separating and protecting your account. PokerStars is proud to be in a position where it can step in and help these players, motivating all companies in the industry to put users first.".