For online casino players familiar with bitcoin currency, BitCasino.io is a perfect fit. Being established in 2014, BitCasino was one of the very first online casinos to utilize bitcoins exclusively for payment processing. No other currency is accepted and players that are new to digital currency will have to first obtain a Bitcoin Wallet. BitCasino.io has a very informative section on bitcoin complete with links to sources for digital currency wallets.
BitCasino is powered by the CoinGaming.io Bitcoin Gaming Platform. This software keeps the front office, with its bitcoin platform featuring no transaction costs, no fraud risk and instant deposits & withdrawals, running smoothly. The casino itself, with its library of over 300 games, is powered by Betsoft, Play'n GO, Endorphina, Ezugi, Net Entertainment, Booming Games, GameArt, Betgames and Evolution Gaming. The games are accessible with no download requirement.
Not only does BitCasino feature slots, poker, video poker, rummy, blackjack, craps, baccarat and roulette, it also has a raffles section and a sportsbook section where players can bet on live sports games. For a more realistic experience, there is a live dealers section for table games.
Player Bonuses, Perks and Promotions
First time players registering a new account will receive a 100% matching Welcome Bonus on their first deposit up to 1 BTC (1000 mbtc). To claim, make your first deposit at the cashier followed by a message sent to the support department through Live Chat service and the rep will see to it it’s sent instantly to your account. To receive the bonus, there is a wagering requirement of 35x on slots.
There is a Second Deposit Bonus of 50%.
For Reload Deposits there is a 25% bonus.
Monday promotions feature a 50% reload bonus.
A monthly raffle promotion features a 2 BTC prize (get a free raffle ticket every day you play in the casino).
VIP rewards are also offered to loyal players. The rewards are usually electronic items such as smart TVs, entertainment systems, laptops, and printers.
Licensing and Regulation
BitCasino.io is licensed to conduct online gaming operations by the government of Curaçao under the gaming licence 1668/JAZ. NetEnt games are operated in co-operation with Elec Games N.V. who are licensed and regulated by the Government of Curacao under the same license no: 1668/JAZ. Curacao eGaming has provided online gambling operator/software licenses and IP compliance services to gaming industry at large since 1996.
Safety and Security
With all financial transactions in bitcoins, players are protected from fraud and chargebacks. Bitcoin is the most irreversible transaction method. But even at that, a website must have a robust security layer to safeguard player accounts, including transaction histories and personal data. In order to do that, BitCasino employs Secure Socket Layer encryption by Cobalt Security and a vigorous firewall system.
The casino software is compliance for fairness tested by Technical Systems Testing (TST).
Funding and Withdrawal Provisions
All financial transactions at BitCasino are done utilizing bitcoins. To deposit funds into a Member Account, the player can transfer funds from his personal Bitcoin wallets or other Bitcoin related accounts. The minimum deposit amount is 0.001 BTC (1 mBTC).
Withdrawals will be made to the players' stated Bitcoin wallet address. To withdraw any funds which have been deposited, the blockchain must give at a minimum 5 confirmations of the players' deposit, before a withdrawal can be made. If the deposit is made with a small mining fee, the confirmations will take up to a couple of hours. If a player has 50 Bitcoins or more, BitCasino will pay a maximum of up to 50 Bitcoins per week until the full amount is settled. Most all other withdrawals are completed within 24 hours.
All transactions will be checked in order to prevent money laundering.
Customer Support services can be contacted via online Live Chat, once a player is logged in to the casino. A player can also access Live Chat though a Facebook account. When the chat is offline assistance can be obtained via email and ticketing system.cebook account.
If a customer has an issue with BitCasino, they can file a complaint with the AskGamblers Casino Complaint Service, which is an independent regulatory body for the casino industry. BitCAsino has been awarded the AskGamblers Certificate of Trust.