[This is a guest article]
When the first online casinos opened a decade ago, many people were skeptical about the fairness of the games that were available. Now that the industry is regulated by entities like The Nevada Gaming Control Board and there are major casinos with both physical and online presences, people have become more comfortable with using online casinos to gamble. Currently, more than five million people worldwide use online casinos on a regular basis, spending roughly $11 billion each year.
Online casinos have a wide variety of different games to play, often more than what can be found at a physical casino. For example, the online casino at http://www.norskespilleautomater.com has hundreds of different types of slots machines available, including those based on popular shows like South Park and old favorites like monsters and pirates. Most games are dressed up with fancy graphics and sound effects, much like real slot machines. These slot machines are created by some of the biggest names in online gaming and work the same way as the ones found in physical casinos, so you can jump right in and begin playing.
You do not have to worry about your personal safety with an online casino. In my hometown of Columbus, Ohio, a man who spent the evening gambling at our new local casino had his winnings stolen by a group of criminals that followed him home from the casino. He was held at gunpoint as his home was ransacked and his possessions were destroyed. While he lost his money and had his home violated, he luckily escaped with his life. Using an online casino means that your winnings are safe and can be electronically transferred to your bank account when you are ready to cash out.
The convenience of being able to play the games from the comfort of your own home may be the biggest appeal of playing at an online casino. You can be seated in a comfortable chair at your computer, lounging on the couch with a laptop, or entertaining yourself in a coffee shop with a tablet. If you want to stop playing to get a drink or go to the bathroom, you do not have to worry about someone snagging your machine before you get back. Playing at an online casino means no driving, no parking, no walking, and no dealing with annoying people. Sounds great, doesn’t it?