Canadian Online Casinos

Not so long ago, playing your favorite casino games required making a special trip. No longer are plane rides or road trips necessary, though, because all of your favorite games can be played at online casinos. Thanks to the Internet, online blackjack, slots, poker and more are just a click of the mouse away. Online casinos offer the convenience of being instantly accessible as well as the ability to squeeze some games into your free time rather than having to make a night out of gambling.

There are many benefits to playing at the many Canadian online casinos. Aside from the aforementioned convenience, online casinos offer a wide variety of bonuses, such as deposit match bonuses, sign-up bonuses and more. In addition, they often hold daily, weekly and monthly tournaments, where you have a chance to win prizes while only risking little to no money of your own.

Some people are understandably worried about online casino safety, but the truth is if you do a little homework you should have no trouble finding a casino that is just as safe as your bank. The key to finding a safe online casino is making sure that the casino is licensed and approved by a recognized regulatory group, whether it is a government agency or an independent group, such as the eCommerce and Online Gaming Regulation and Assurance (eCOGRA). In addition, an online casino can be considered safe if the software they use for their games and security is trusted as safe. Trusted software companies include Playtech, Microgaming, CryptoLogic, Realtime Gaming and more.

Online casinos are a great way to spend your free time and hopefully even make money in the process. If you don't want to bet any money, the usually even offer free versions of their games, where you gamble with play money. This is a good way to experience the games before risking any of your hard-earned cash.

Once you narrow down online casinos you would potentially visit to those that are considered safe, you still have work to do. After all, you would still be left with hundreds of options that are located in many different jurisdictions. Not all of them do business with Canadian customers. How do you find Canadian-friendly online casino? Here are a few you might want to consider.

Roxy Palace Casino is a trusted online casino that is authorized and licensed by the Lottery and Gaming Authority of Malta. The site has also been deemed safe and fair by eCOGRA. They use Microgaming's respected software to provide over 200 different games of slots, video poker and table games. Roxy Palace has been around since 2000 and is highly customizable by the players' preferences. The online casino is regularly updated with new games and is well known for its variety of slots. Roxy Palace Casino is available in English and French, among other languages.

Casino Tropez, established in 2001, is licensed by the Kahnawake Gaming Commission, a respected gambling authority that ensures safety and fairness of online casinos. Casino Tropez uses Playtech software and is known for being very user-friendly and offering games with great graphics and animation. Though their selection isn't as good as Roxy Palace, Casino Tropez has over 100 slots, video poker and table games. Casino Tropez has a reputation for great customer service, good bonuses and is available in no-download and mobile formats.

All Slots Casino, established in 2000, uses the trusted Microgaming software. It is licensed by the Kahnawake Gaming Commission and has been deemed safe and fair by eCOGRA. All Slots Casino has good loyalty programs that reward you for returning to the site and have an almost endless supply of live slot tournaments. As the name indicates, online slots are the specialty of this online casino and they have a lot of them in seemingly every variety. For those not into slots, though, the online casino also has video poker and table games and over 300 games in all.