Christiansen Capital Advisors stated online poker revenues grew from .7 million in 2001 to .4 billion in 2005, In a testimony before the United States Senate regarding Internet Gaming, Grant Eve, a Certified Public Accountant representing the US Accounting Firm Joseph Eve, Certified Public Accountants, estimated that one in every four dollars gambled is gambled online.
OP asks: "My bf spends about four nights a week playing poker. Just curious what all you other ladies would think about having a boyfriend who spends about four nights a week playing poker. He leaves around, say, 8 or 9 PM and stays there until 5-6 AM. It's his time to be social and talk to people outside our house.Alot of people don't understand poker, unless you play it alot like you and I.I live in NY state where there are alot of casinos.But have you ever wondered whether you could make money playing poker? Sure, people who start winning at poker are more often than not dealt good hands, but those who pay attention while they’re doing good are the ones who learn what to do when luck starts to run out.The most important poker-related event – possibly including online poker as well – since the five-card draw tournament aboard the Lauren Belle starts today May 31st when the 2016 World Series of Poker gets underway at the Rio Hotel and Casino, just off the strip in Las Vegas.