Sometimes when people gamble all they can think about is the money and how they will spend the big jackpot should they win it. There is nothing wrong with this of course; it is why we wager in the first place. There are, however, other opportunities to win other things at casinos online as well.
Just as we see people winning cars and obtaining free prizes through players’ clubs at brick and mortar casinos the online segment of this business offers some tremendous opportunities for some great wins as well. There are even situations where certain social media websites will promote competitions stemming from wagering sites. All of this only adds up to more fun for players and more opportunities to win something that may have otherwise been out of reach. Continue Reading
There is so much talk about the new online casinos that are going to open in America. In addition, there is a lot of talk about who will win the bits, software-wise, to power these hopeful money makers for any state that wants to get in on the action. There are those who feel that big business is going to win while others see it for what it is; a way for states to make money.
While the amount of money that states can earn is yet undetermined, it is a known fact that billions of dollars are leaving the country on a daily basis because of all the regulations and the former illegal ruling by the government. Now that this is all changing, we find that there are going to be many more winners besides the players. Continue Reading
It seems that today, no matter where we look, we find people protesting one thing or another. Not that this is a bad thing. It is our right as human beings to come against things that we are not happy about or decisions that may disrupt our way of like or interfere with our rights as citizens. We tend to see many protests during times of economic turmoil or when local governments, federal governments, or certain group of people want to establish rules or businesses that some may be either offended by or afraid of such as casino operations.
Protesters against gambling have good reason to worry about gambling activities but many forget that regulations are there to protect gamblers along the way. Even still may feel threatened by the prospect opening up in their neighborhood or in their state online. This is when we see the protests and often times they are successful at keeping the casino promoters at bay but other times, the plans go ahead without the blessing of the community. Continue Reading
There are many people in the world who believe that if a casino is brought to their area that crime will rise. They feel that street gangs may be more prevalent in their area or that more cars will be stolen, or that there will be more murders. There may be some truth to the fact that a brick and mortar gambling facility can bring on more crime, but it not the types of crimes that are listed above that are normally brought.
The crimes surrounding some areas that have a casino are normally more of the “high crime” variety. Sure there is going to be some undesirables but normally that is not the fault of the casino. Sometimes when people see these things they automatically feel that casinos are bad. The reality is that there are some seriously misguided people out there who commit crimes and the casino is usually just the fall guy. Continue Reading