Schleswig-Holstein Gambling Legislation Update

To many, Schleswig-Holstein is known simply as the northernmost state in Germany. However, those involved with the gambling industry see this state in a different light. Last year, the state took the necessary steps towards legalizing online poker. Despite the efforts by the Social Democratic Party (SPD) to pass a bill repealing the state’s online…

Top Hosting Providers for Gambling Affiliates in the UK

Are you a gambling affiliate in the UK? If so, you are well aware of the importance of working with a reliable hosting company. The last thing you need is for your website to experience downtime. With every minute that your site is down, you are missing out on potential visitors and revenue. Rackspace Did…

How Affiliate Programs Can Gain The Trust of Affiliates

Last week, one member in our forums posed the question, "Is there a way to convince people that an In-House program is legit?s there a way to convince people that an In-House program is legit?" Many of you weighed in, mentioning the attributes that makes a program worthwhile for an affiliate to partner with them.…

Remote Gambling Association Submits Legal Challenge in Greece

The Remote Gambling Association – also known as RGA – has submitted a legal challenge to the Greek Council of State. This challenge has been co-signed by many of the biggest names in the gambling world, including Betfair, bet365, and William Hill. In short, the issue at hand is the way that Greece is taxing…

Bodog Recreational Poker Model Explained

Are you a recreational online poker player, or do you service the online poker market? While you may not have aspirations to become a professional player, it's safe to say you're interested in reputable online services that offer a stable and secure environment. Over the past couple of months, Bodog has implemented multiple changes to…

Gambling In Ontario: What Sets Them Apart From The Rest of Canada

Ontario has decided to loosen its restrictions on lotteries and online gambling in an attempt to boost a struggling economy and grab a small piece of the industry. By the end of 2012, the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. (OLG) is set to allow residents to purchase lottery tickets via the internet while also playing…

Belgium Blacklists 888 and Everest

The Belgium Gaming Commission has issued an official “online poker operator blacklist.” There were multiple companies on the list, including 888.com, Everestpoker.be, and Titanpoker.be. This may not sound like a big deal, but the Belgium Gaming Commission is making sure that these companies no longer operate in the country. In the near future, the government…