Here's an attempt to answer the most common questions
that new users have about online gambling. For other technical/legal
questions not addressed here please feel free to contact
us. We'll try to give you the most accurate and up to
date information so that you can profit from our experience.
Gambling has increased steadily over the Internet over
the last 5 years. Most online casinos are honest, reliable,
and secure. The casinos we list here all have good reputation
built over the years.
do I purchase chips and get started?
The casino will set up an account for you online where
moneys can be deposited via Neteller, Firepay, Moneygram,
money orders, cashiers checks, wire transfers, etc.
Your winnings can be collected in most of these same
is the best method of payment ?
seems to be the fastest and most secure way to transfer
cash online. Their fees are minimal and they're accepted
by almost every casino online. In addition to secure
transactions, Neteller often offers you bonuses for
Since January 2004, due to new Mastercard and Visa policies,
payouts made via Credit Card will be credited back to
you, via NETeller, Prepaid ATM, Western Union or Check.
online casinos safe?
Many of the jurisdictions now require licensees to post
bonds of cash or insurance as part of the license requirements.
Personal information is usually kept off-line and transactions
are conducted through secure servers. For signs that
you're on secure servers check that the address where
you make your money transactions begins by https
(not just http). Note also that there's a small yellow
lock appearing at the bottom right hand of your
Online casinos listed here are also audited by third
party accounting firms such as Pricecooper Waterhouse
which ensure fair gameplay.
is also in the interests of all involved to maintain
a high level of integrity and security among all casinos.
Legitimate casinos don't need to use dodgy means to
make a profit. There's enough profit built-in with the
house edge and player mistakes.
There are a few dishonest casinos out there. The most
common complaint we hear from players is that some online
casinos are slow to pay out winnings. In a few cases,
casinos have not paid out at all.
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or Flash Casinos ?
Most casinos offer popular casino games like Blackjack,
Poker, Roulette but what differentiate one casino from
another is their type of software. You can choose to
Download the casino or play FLASH casinos. As their
name imply download casinos are browser based and require
you to download to your hard disk. FLASH casinos require
no download to your hard disk and can be played anythere
which make them perfect for playing where you are not
allowed to install software such as at work or on public
The download games are usually higher quality with better
graphics, sound and animation. Most online player prefer
the download casinos because they offer a wider range
of games and graphics.
All Online Casinos are fun to play. Sometimes you'll
prefer one casino over the others because of their sound,
animation, games offered, theme or even features such
as automatic play. Most casinos let you play the games
for free so you can sample the software before actually
opening an account. So feel free to browse around for
your favorite Casino before before
placing a real-money bet.
Do I have to be an adult to play?
You must be at least 18 to wager real money.
How do I collect my winnings?
This varies from casino to casino. Most casinos will
credit-back your winnings to your chosen method of payment,
but only up to the amount of your initial deposit. The
remainder of your winnings will usually be sent by check.
Casinos no longer credit your payouts on credit cards
due to new Visa and Master Card policies regarding gambling
Note: Some casinos issue you a PIN (personal identification
number) which they send to you by regular mail. You
need that PIN in order to make a withdrawal.
Some casinos charge fees for withdrawals, some don't.
Make sure that you read the deposit and withdrawal policies
before playing for real money at any online casino.
Is online gambling legal?
The situation in the United States is a little complicated.
The US Senate has been moving forward with legislation
that will make most forms of online gambling illegal
-- including gambling at online casinos. How this will
be enforced if it ever becomes law is unclear. The U.S.
Government can't effectively regulate Internet gambling
because most OPERATING gambling web sites ARE OPERATING
LAWFULLY, outside the U.S.
is illegal to OPERATE any kind of web site that takes
wagers on either casino games or sporting events in
The United States.
all online Casinos are being operated offshore. A large
percentage of these sites are managed primarily in the
Caribbean Islands, such as Antigua or in Kanahawake,
a Mohawk Territory in Canada where online gambling licenses
European gambling sites are also increasing in numbers.
Most all of these offshore sites are licensed through
there respective place of origin and are OPERATING LEGALLY.
For example, the Antiguan Government has strict rules
for those wishing to operate an Internet Casino or Sportsbook.
Those who apply for and receive a license to operate
must agree to abide by these strict rules or face stiff