Online poker has seen more than its fair share of scandal, cheats, and scams. UltimateBet and Absolute Poker had super-user accounts which could see all the opponent’s cards. Both were eventually busted by the US government . Full Tilt Poker was a ponzi scheme – deposits made by players just went into the pockets of the owners and directors who proceeded to spend that money as if it was their own. And now PokerStars reneges on it’s affiliate partnership agreements – discarding business relationships developed over a decade ago, increases its rake, and secretly adds a 2.5% foreign exchange fee,
So where you can play online poker and feel safe? What online poker sites are legit and which are the scams? We’ll help you below.