Internet Casino Guide For Beginners
When first deciding to play online, the newbie to online
gambling really needs to do his/her homework before deciding
where to play and how to deposit. Many amateurs aren't sure
exacting where to go or what to do before they play and will
deposit at shady places and wonder why they're not getting paid.
Nine times out of ten, they neglect to read the casino's terms
and conditions, but there are many other things to consider. If
you like the look of the casino, then read the terms and
conditions of the online casino. It is necessary that the online
casino has clear terms and conditions. If the casino has no
terms and conditions listed, then don't bother to look for other
The first thing that needs to be researched is the software.
Which casino to go to is just scratching the surface, but the
software manufacturer is an important aspect in the decision
making process. Currently there are five PRIMARY online casino
software providers. They are Microgaming, Real Time Gaming,
Wagerlogic (also known as Cryptologic) and Playtech. It is
recommended to stay with the top five software powered online
casinos. If in case you see a casino using a different software
or proprietary, do your homework and make sure that they are
The next factor is the casino license. Where they are
licensed is very important, as well as IF they are licensed. The
preferred licensing jurisdictions are that of UK and Isle of
Man, Gibraltar, Australia, Kahnawake Canada, Antigua,
Netherlands Antilles and Costa Rica ( but only for certain RTG
casinos ) In case you come across a casino with no licensing
information, don't take the risk, just avoid them.
It's important the casino you choose has 24 hour customer
service. Make sure you are confident with the level of support
provided by the casino. It is recommended to choose casinos
offering customer service through email, phone and live chat.
Most of the reputed online casinos have live chat.
The next step is to make sure that the online casino accepts
players from your country or jurisdiction. Not all casinos
accept players from all countries or even every state in your
country. The player has to provide the casino with certain
personal information while registering with the casino. Security
of data has to be a major factor on which the player decides who
to play with. The player will have to check what security
measures are taken by the online casino.
Next, be sure to compare the sign up bonus of the various
online casinos and choose the best. Do make sure to read all the
terms and conditions of the bonus offer because it is possible
that they have hidden conditions like playthrough requirements.
A number of payment options are now available for internet
financial transactions. Banks and credit cards usually do not
prefer to process financial transactions made through online
casinos. There are other trustworthy and safe online payment
methods now available. The better known ones are NETeller,
Click2Pay and FirePay. There are also other deposit options
available even though the above mentioned methods are
The last thing you should research is the choice of the game. It
is best to read game reviews before choosing the game.
The best thing about online casinos is that the player can
try any game for free, although not all have the free play mode.
Try the game at first for free to learn how to play it before
depositing and playing for real.