Credit Card ban being considered by UK gambling regulator

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The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) is seriously considering banning deposits to gambling sites using a credit card. The regulator, who have been rolling out a number of measures to make gambling online safer, stated that consumers should not gamble with money they don’t have. Several gambling operators have argued that credit card deposits are used… Read more »

Gambling sites agree to change ‘unfair’ bonus promotions

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A number of big online gambling operators, including William Hill, Ladbrokes and PT Entertainment, have agreed to change bonus promotions following pressure from the UK regulator. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) have said that customers must be able to cash out their money when they want, and not be forced to play more to… Read more »

Children need protection from free-to-play online casino games warns Commissioner

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The Children’s Commissioner in the UK has told the UK Gambling Commission that there is a need for tough new regulations to make it harder from children free-to-play online casino games. Anne Longfield, Children’s Commissioner for England made the comments during a recent meeting with UK Gambling Commission’s outgoing CEO Sarah Harrison and the Commission’s… Read more »

Rhode Island considers legalizing online gambling

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Legislators in Rhode Island are understood to be considering legalizing real money online gambling in a shake up to the U.S. state’s gambling laws. Governor Gina Raimondo is considering legal online sports betting and online casino in a bid to shore up a badly depleted state budget and falling tax revenues from the RI lottery…. Read more »