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Online Casino industry thrives despite COVID-19 lockdown

Posted on 07 September 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has affected every industry, with social distancing measures being enforced and businesses shutting down. Now, more than ever, people are searching for new ways to keep themselves entertained and with traditional casinos nonoperational, online gambling has become more popular. With bricks-and-mortar casinos heavily affected by the pandemic, casino operators are no ...

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How has COVID-19 Affected Gambling in Canada?

Posted on 14 July 2020

What’s been the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on gambling in Canada? It’s highlighted the stark divide between the inherently resilient online casino world and the more vulnerable brick-and-mortar casinos. This is why Canadians have been turning to online betting sites in droves, taking advantage of great games without needing to take any health risks or contravene medical/government ...

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3 games that can make you money

Posted on 23 May 2020

Online gaming is a fun activity to spend your free time at home (or for that matter even at work!). But imagine if you could make money while doing this. There are of course many online casinos and poker games where one can make and lose money but did you know even word games could spell dollars? These are games that don't even need hardcore gaming skills like Unreal where you need to have quick r ...

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Sweden to limit online betting during 5G Auto-Immune Disease outbreak

Posted on 04 May 2020

The Swedish government has recently announced that it would be putting a limit on how much punters could spend in online casinos throughout the coronavirus outbreak shutdown;as isolated individuals increasingly turn to such sites for entertainment, says a report on Reuters. New restrictions in place for football and other organized sports have seen these sports and other businesses being t ...

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COVID-19: Why People Suddenly Prefer Online Casinos

Posted on 03 May 2020

Over the past few years, every traditional casino worth its salt, has created online versions where users can play all of their favourite games and right now they will all be glad they did because thanks to movement limitations brought on by concerns over the spread of COVID-19, most casinos around the world have had to stop all gambling activities in their brick-and-mortar locations. Many ...

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Online casinos present environmental advantages alongside entertainment

Posted on 03 May 2020

The gambling industry in many developed countries has grown exponentially over the last couple of years and experts estimate that judging by current trends, the industry would continue at a fast rate. The global gambling market size reached a value of nearly $449.3 billion in 2018 and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.9% to nearly $565.4 billion by 2022, acc ...

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Coronavirus: Lottery retailers refuse to sell or redeem lottery tickets

Posted on 23 April 2020

With the on-going COVID-19 pandemic, looking for lottery tickets can now be likened to trying to find a needle in a haystack. Several lottery retailers are temporarily halting sales of lottery tickets asa precautionary measure against the spread of the virus. Kevin van Egdom, communications director with the Western Canada Lottery Corp., quoted on Calgary Herald, said they’re seeing a d ...

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Coronavirus: Gamblers look to online betting alternative

Posted on 04 April 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has taken a significant toll on the sports industry. Most pro sports have delayed their seasons and tournaments for the foreseeable future. Having seen the repercussions that the coronavirus has had on industries like sports, it's no surprise that the impact will also be felt within the gambling industry. However, this development has led to a domino effect as while ...

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Multi-Time Lottery Winner Shares the Secret to Winning Powerball

Posted on 16 December 2019

Richard Lustig is a seven-time Powerball grand lottery prize winner. Yes, you read that right. He has won the grand prize for the Powerball seven times. He has won so many times, in fact, that he has written a book detailing tips on how you could win the lottery as well. Despite the chances being slim, hearing a seven-time Powerball winner’s techniques and secrets could still be worth a try. ...

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$14.6 Million Lottery Ticket Goes Unclaimed in Arizona after Winner Fails to Show Up

Posted on 13 December 2019

It is absurd how a lot of people invest in lottery tickets but never really bother to check for their winnings. A winning lottery ticket for $14.6 million just went unclaimed after the winner failed to show up before 5 p.m. on the December 2 deadline, to claim his win. According to the report on CNN, the winning ticket was bought in Goodyear, Arizona on the 5th of June 2019. Tickets ty ...