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Can You Gamble with a Credit Card in Australia?

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Recently updated on July 18th, 2023The landscape surrounding gambling with credit cards in Australia has undergone notable changes. In early 2020, the Australian government took steps to address the potential harm associated with gambling using credit cards. This led to the offline credit card gambling ban, effective 1 January 2021. The ban aims to protect […]

Can You Play Online Poker in Australia?

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Recently updated on July 10th, 2023  Online poker operators are prohibited from offering their services to Australian players, but individual players can still access offshore platforms to play online poker. The Australian government’s Interactive Gambling Amendment Bill of 2016 reinforced the prohibition on offshore operators, but ongoing discussions indicate the possibility of future regulation. Understanding […]

Australian Government Proposes Ban on Credit Card Gambling Deposits

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Recently updated on July 3rd, 2023Online gambling has become increasingly prevalent in recent years, presenting new challenges for individuals and societies. The Australian government’s proposed a ban on credit card gambling deposits due to concerns about problem gambling, consumer protection, and financial well-being. This blog post covers the background, reasons, benefits, and challenges of the […]