According to Wikipedia, Paddy Power Betfair is the world’s largest gambling company.
The business was created by the merger of Paddy Power and Betfair on 2nd February 2016.Betfair was founded in June 2000 by Andrew Black and Edward Wray; it has since become the largest betting company in the UK and the largest betting exchange in the world.
They are trusted and well-established with an excellent reputation. The company has over 4 million customers and an approximate turnover of £50 million a week.
Bonuses and VIP Scheme
Betfair has a good range of bonuses as you would expect. This includes special offers and bonus plans for customers, which includes new player bonus, jackpot and welcome package. The new player bonus includes a 200% up to $1000. All Betfair Poker customers are automatically entered into a VIP Scheme; this scheme has three levels; by progressing through the levels, players can earn VIP poker points which can be exchanged for cash. The latest promotions are listed here; https://poker.betfair.com/promotions/
Games Offered at Betfair Poker
The company offers a number of cash games ranging from beginner level through to high rollers ,Texas Hold’em, Ohama, Seven-card stud, Omaha-Hi-Lo Cash poker, Seven-card studio 8 or Better. Poker customers can also play Speed Poker which allows them to play hundreds of hands every hour. Games are also available in countless formats ranging from head-ups to six handed or nine handed, depending on the individual customers choice.
Betfair tournament play offers its customers a prize pool amount of between and a thousand times the buy-in. These tournaments are played three-handed to a hyper-turbo blind structure. Conveniently, a player can choose a tournament which relates directly to his poker skills. Missions are also associated with specific tournaments, Players completing these missions can add tournament tokens to their accounts. The tournament section on company site provides information and guidelines to new participants who are very helpful. A full tournament schedule is frequently updated here; https://poker.betfair.com/tournaments/
Software and Accessibility
Betfair poker is part of ipoker, which is owned by Playtech, currently ranked as the 3rd largest online card room in the world. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPoker
Customers can easily access the website via the desktop version which is considered to be the most user-friendly way to play. There is also an app which is available to download for Apple or Android Operating Systems.
They have a very responsive customer service team that monitors customer queries around the clock via, e-mail phone and live chat. Response time for live chat is rapid, and in most cases, it only takes around 30 sec. 2-4 hours is the typical time it takes them to answer an e-mail. Facebook and Twitter are also mean of communication between customer service representatives and its customers. They have also invested a great amount of time into developing a space for those who are new to the game, or who are looking for tips with a “how to play” section. https://poker.betfair.com/how-to-play/
Deposit and Withdrawal
There are many sources available to customers of Betfair Poker for making both deposits and withdrawals. All customers may also take advantage of Betfair website to deposit amount in their account, Its minimum and maximum deposit or withdrawal limits vary according to location and payment method you are using; Visa, Maestro, Entropay, Neteller, Skrill(money bookers), Check, Clickandbuy, Bank transfers, Western Union, Delta, iDeal, Yandex money and Electron.
Customers who use Maestro and MasterCard can withdraw only in pound sterling GBP up to their deposited amount. Cards issued by Citibank may be declined, so customers are requested to use another. All of the specifics for depositing funds with Betfair Poker are listed on their site here: https://poker.betfair.com/getting-started/deposit-funds/.