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Choosing an Online Casino

Online casinos are popular with punters all over the world, and there are a good number of online establishments that are licensed and safe to use for players in the UK. Knowing where to open an account can be tricky as an internet search will reveal loads of results so has put together a short guide to help you choose the best casino for you.

Check the Basics

Before you sign up with any site, do check that they have the correct registration for the UK. A reputable site will make it easy for you to find their licence information which is typically located in the footer of the website. They should state that they hold a licence for the UK market. Next look at the deposit methods that they offer, this is also a sign that you can play in safety. You are looking for a range of methods and e-wallets like PayPal, Neteller and Skrill should be offered as well as debit and or credit cards. Finally, check out the provision of customer service. You want to be playing at a facility that cares about their clientele, which means it should be easy to get hold of someone if a problem occurs. Live chat is popular but look for email and phone options as well as knowledge bases, often called FAQ sections where you can find loads of information to answer your questions.

Who Provides the Software?

Casinos online tend to be the hosts; the actual games will be supplied by software houses. The best venues will naturally have the best software and the competition to host the best is fierce. Names like NetEnt, Microgaming, Evolution, Play’N Go and Playtech are a sign that the casino holds a good amount of power in the industry as these companies will only allow their games to go to reputable venues. These games are the best in terms of quality, featuring high definition graphics which add to the reality of the play. They also supply world-class live dealer games where the croupier appears on a live stream, and again the better standard of software development, the better quality experience for players.

Mobile Play

While it is not something that all players want to do, accessing the casino via a mobile device has become increasingly popular. Generally mobile and tablet use in on the increase and while you can use the device’s web browser to find your favourite site, the play will usually not be as good quality as those casinos that offer an app. Apps are specifically designed to provide the best in ease and quality as they can detect the device you are using an optimise the display to make sure you get the highest quality experience. All of the best casinos will offer apps to their users, and these can be found either on their site or in your app store. Just sign into your account as usual and enjoy gameplay wherever you are.
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