How does it work?
Credit cards have been the main method of online payment for the last decade. They are easy to use, work almost everywhere both offline and online and have been part of people’s lives for years. Therefore the credit card’s transition to becoming many people’s main tool for paying for goods and services online should come as no surprise. Despite the increase in availability and competition of eWallet services and other online payment methods, the credit card is still one of the most effective options.
Credit cards allow you to purchase goods and services online in almost the exact same way you would on your local high street, and you can also earn points at online vendors in the same way you can in bricks and mortar establishments. You can also deposit easily into many different online accounts via your credit card. The only issue regarding some credit card providers is your ability to withdraw your funds, and we recommend that you check with the provider and the vendor you are using to see whether you can use this feature.
What are the advantages for me?
All the major credit card providers, including MasterCard and Visa, are accepted at the majority of online casinos, which make them a safe option to use when enjoying your favourite Slots and Table games.
A major advantage of using credit cards is that they are fairly easy to obtain and many people already have one or two that they actively use. Another major benefit is that there are no passwords or account names to remember like other specific online methods.
Using a credit card is also easy to track, with your monthly statements making it easy for you to see how much you are spending and therefore allowing you to budget more effectively.
Credit cards are also even easier and safer to use with the introduction of PIN numbers. Now you can have peace of mind that your transactions are secure and you’re details are protected from fraud.
Although credit cards may face more competition than ever to be people’s main method of payment for all goods and services online, it is still one of the most effective and reliable. Not only is it universally accepted, but it’s also easy to use and safe. Despite the issue with withdrawing cash, we see this as minor disadvantage and would still encourage you to consider using your credit card when you want to play online.