You might have heard that if you are an American poker player you have to register with an offshore site. While this may be true for some states, there are fewer that are accepted in the US. As a result, offshore poker sites became more popular. And while most of the states have yet to regulate online poker, the next few are likely to follow suit. After all, revenues from offshore sites are significant and the more states that regulate it, the better.
Although many major online poker sites have publicly refunded players after security teams found violations of their rules, these sites rarely spell out exactly what kind of cheating or collusion took place. While there is legitimate cause for concern with collusion and cheating, you need to be realistic and vigilant. Luckily, there are some things you can do to protect yourself. Read on to learn more. We will talk about some of the best ways to stay safe while playing online poker.
Multi-table play: While you might not be able to find all poker variations at a particular online poker site, you can try many of them to determine which ones suit you the best. If you don’t have time to play with strangers, try playing at different tables next to each other. Then focus on building a decent hand and win the pot. It’s an easy game to pick up but it takes time to master.