Playing online poker from Brazil and Canada
With an estimated total population of 250 million people (210 million from Brazil and 40 million from Canada) and a solid economy, the Brazilian and Canadian online poker markets have always been very interesting for gaming companies.
We have written articles on how to play online poker from Brazil and Canada this year:
Although the offer was somewhat restricted to "alternative" poker networks, which are safe and good options, but traffic is never massive there.
This week, the largest online poker network in the world, GG Poker network, currently TOP3 in the PokerScout ranking, announced that via its skin BestPoker, that Canadian and Brazilian players were welcomed to the tables and local payment methods were added to the cashier.
BestPoker (GG Poker network skin) adds MuchBetter as a payment method
MuchBetter is a young company (founded in 2016 in the United Kingdom) similar to Skrill and Neteller, but offers many new options and has fewer restrictions; another benefit is that rates may be lower and local payment methods for several countries such as Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Russia, are available on the platform.
MuchBetter has developed quickly and is now accepted for global poker rooms like PokerStars, Grey Snow Poker, Full Tilt Poker, etc. P2P transfers are free at MuchBetter and players can request a free card online or contactless.
To fund a MuchBetter account, and then make a deposit at BestPoker, players have the following options (additional local options may be available depending on your country):
To withdraw, players have the following options:
|SEPA Bank Transfers||20||2%|
|Interac e-transfer||20||4 USD|
|Wire Transfer||250||50 EUR + 2%|
Is it profitable and safe to play on GG Poker network from Brazil or Canada?
Currently, GG Poker network ranks third on the PokerScout list and is considered the most profitable network to play considering rakeback, the softness of the field and poker client.
With the addition of local payment methods for Canadian and Brazilian players, the network becomes more interesting for everyone as global players will see an increased traffic and regional players will have access to hundreds of tables and massive MTT series with millions of dollars guaranteed (for example the GG Poker Series 3 which will kick off next month with $50M GTD).
The expansion strategy of GG Poker network includes making alliances with key suppliers on local markets; this includes not only gaming companies but also payment processors that are crucial to the development of the business, as regulated markets always have restrictions to process poker payments.
Please contact our team to get a top rakeback deal at any GG Poker network skin that fits your needs in terms of rakeback and payment methods.
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