About Us - GamblingSites.org
Our mission here at GamblingSites.org is simple. Our name speaks for itself. We are here to provide you with everything you need to know about gambling online, not only in the United States but around the world. The world of online betting is constantly changing, and we are dedicated to staying on top of anything and everything when it comes to developments within the industry. Keeping users apprised of the latest updates to betting laws and other news is of the utmost importance.
We don't operate as a self-serving entity either. We are here for you! Our promise is to help you stay safe and have a fun experience betting over the internet. So, keeping you in the loop is our goal. We pride ourselves on giving you an honest, comprehensive look at everything having to do with the online gambling industry, and supplying you with the best possible advice along the way.
Meet The Team
Kody Miller, the "Michael Scott" of GamblingSites.org, knows how to make the most of his spare time. He loves spending time with his family and playing with his baby daughter. Kody is an avid fan of all things Marvel. He loves sports, especially playing soccer, but has come down with the unfortunate affliction of being a fan of the NFL's Buffalo Bills. Kody is known to his co-workers as the "Michael Scott" of the office, and basically just watches The Office on repeat.
Without content writers, you don't have a site to begin with. We have both full-time and free-lance writers on staff here at GamblingSites.org. Our authors are there to breathe life into the ideas and projects planned by our management team. These writers cover a variety of topics including sports betting, casino gaming, general gambling, poker, entertainment, cryptocurrency and casino reviews.
To learn more about GamblingSites.org's team of authors please visit their bios or our meet the team page listed below
What We Offer
If you have clicked around the site before, you will know that there is no shortage of quality content here at GamblingSites.org. We are always adding new sections in an attempt to keep users engaged, and the site is always growing with fresh content. In order to help you achieve the best online gambling experience possible, we are constantly working hard to stay on top of an industry that is constantly changing.
The drop-down menus at the top of each page help us keep things organized in a neat and tidy fashion, but check out the boxes below for a quick synopsis of what each of our sections offers. If you can't find something you are looking for, you can always head over to our sitemap where all of our content is listed out for you.
Online Gambling Guides
If you are new to online gambling, this should be your first stop. Here, you can find a ton of information to help you choose the best and safest betting site to cater to your needs as a bettor. We offer detailed information when it comes to making deposits and withdrawals, as well as various bonuses offered by betting sites and what to look for in order to determine whether a site is up to par when it comes to safety, security and customer service. We have guides for:
Site Ranking and Reviews
This section speaks for itself. The best betting sites on the web are constantly jockeying for the top spot, and we are always analyzing and updating our rankings accordingly. We have rankings covering several different categories. For example, some sites are better for casino games, while others may be more of what you're looking for if you are interested in sports betting. We only rank sites that have good reputations that comply with our high standards
We have a dedicated team of writers contributing to our wide-ranging blog. Here, you can find advice for sports betting, casino game strategy, all-new video content and all sorts of other content related to the world of online gambling.
Our news section focuses on updating users when it comes to the latest developments from within the industry around the world. Our news team does a phenomenal job of keeping tabs on changes in various betting laws in the United States and everywhere else. The news section also includes updates on potential legislation that could lead to gambling being legalized in your neck of the woods sometime soon.
While the news team is covering new happenings when it comes to the legalization of online betting, our Gambling Laws section is where you can find a comprehensive list of existing laws and regulations anywhere in the world. Our Gambling Laws section is divided up in order to cover North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia/Oceania and Africa.
The Frequently Asked Questions section certainly doesn't need much of an explanation. Another section that may come in handy for beginners, you can consult our FAQ section in order to get answers to some common questions you may have on your mind. We have added links for additional information wherever necessary.
Sports betting is one of the fastest-growing industries in the United States. We have seen massive growth in the sports betting world in the U.S. in recent years, and it's only a matter of time until the activity is legal in your state, if it isn't already. We cover just about everything under the sun when it comes to sports betting, with a specific focus on the following sports:
The online poker boom of the mid-2000s may be in the rearview mirror, but the online casino industry is still massively popular. Our team at GamblingSites.org is dedicated to providing you with as much insight and strategy as possible when it comes to choosing an online gambling site, as well as how to play the best casino games online. We cover the following casino games in great detail:
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How We Came to Be
GamblingSites.org has been around since 2007, and along the way we have become one of the more well-known entities on the web when it comes to all things online gambling. We have grown quite a bit since our inception well over a decade ago, and the sky is the limit when it comes to what we believe we can offer the betting public. We began with the goal of promoting the best gambling sites on the internet, but we quickly realized that there was plenty of room for growth beyond site reviews and recommendations.
While those are still core aspects of what we do here, we like to think that we have grown well beyond our initial aspirations. Our site is run by an experienced team with no shortage of knowledge, expertise and skill when it comes to analyzing what's already here and what may be yet to come when it comes to the online gambling industry. While our focus remains internet-based gambling, most of the information we provide can also be applied to offline betting and gambling, as well.
GamblingSites.org quickly became one of the most popular sites for gambling news and information on the web.
Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act
The Act prohibits gambling businesses from knowingly accepting payments in connection with the participation of another person in a bet or wager that involves the use of the Internet and that is unlawful under any federal or state law
Compliance with the rule is required as of June 1, 2010.
September 2011, the Department of Justice issued a formal legal opinion on the scope of the Wire Act that led to a slow, state-by-state revival of online gaming.
10 Year Anniversary of Launch!
In an opinion issued November 2018 and published January 2019, the Department of Justice stated that the Federal Wire Act applies to all gambling and not just sports betting.
The release of the iPhone slowly began to change the online gambling industry, just like it slowly began to change everything else. Hundreds of mobile online casinos began to launch, making online gambling available anywhere.
April 15, 2011 - A number of top online poker sites were charged with violating the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act, but additional charges of bank fraud, money laundering, and illegal gambling helped clarify the gravity of the situation, as did restraining orders against 75 bank accounts used by the sites and the seizure of five related domain names.
Fully revamp and redesigned GamblingSites.org goes live.
On June 3, 2019, U.S. District Court Judge Paul Barbadoro issued a summary judgment that the Wire Act "is limited to sports gambling" and set aside the 2018 OLC opinion.
GamblingSites.org serves millions of users worldwide and continually delivers the same excellence to new users that we have for over a decade.
Unfortunately, gambling can be addictive. Some people do encounter difficulties when it comes to gambling responsibly. Check out the link below for more information on problem gambling:
We have an extensive team of experts spanning the globe here at GamblingSites.org, but we are always looking to expand our horizons. If you think you have what it takes to join the team and contribute to what is one of the fastest-growing sites in the industry, apply for a position!
The online gambling world is constantly evolving, and we are doing our best to try and keep up. GamblingSites.org wouldn't be what it is today without you, the reader. What can we do in order to make the site even better moving forward? We are always receptive to any questions, comments or concerns you may have, so feel free to drop us a line at [email protected] any time you want. We will be sure to get back to you as quickly as possible. You can also check out our Contact Us page for additional FAQ information.