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Global Payments Gaming Solutions is partnering with the University of Nevada Las Vegas’ (UNLV) International Gaming Institute to analyze the gaming industry’s transition towards cashless wagering. This research will be housed in the Research Collaborative on Responsible and Cashless Gaming...

Responsible Gaming Education Week (RGEW) will take place September 13-19, 2020. This year, the American Gaming Association (AGA) is focusing on the campaign, Have A Game Plan,™ Bet Responsibly, to educate new consumers and seasoned bettors on responsible sports wagering.

Prior to the pandemic, digital alternatives to brick-and-mortar experiences were not a necessity, but more so another channel to meet the preference of the consumer. However, the global health crisis has fueled the need for contactless, mobile-driven options to cater to consumers’ preferences...

Monarch Casino Resort Spa has led the way in recognizing its guests’ preferences for more gaming options through their mobile devices. As one of the first resorts to go live with online sports betting in Colorado, Monarch Casino Resort Spa-Black Hawk is now implementing the latest iGaming...

According to the American Gaming Association (AGA), 77% of casual casino visitors (gambled less than 9 times in the last year) and 88% of avid casino visitors (gambled 10+ times in the last year) reported an awareness of available responsible gaming resources. 

Consumers are increasingly opting for contactless environments and choosing not to keep physical money on hand. To cater to this demand, the gaming industry is shifting to deliver an alternative, cashless experience that many guests now prefer. Cashless gaming has the power to give patrons the...

As mentioned in our previous blog, the American Gaming Association shared its new principles outlining the modernization of payments on the casino floor to provide structure around the industry’s regulations of digital payments. According to the AGA, these principles have “come at a time when...

Casino guests actively exercise responsible gaming habits, from setting and upholding budgets to taking advantage of resources that encourage responsible gaming. According to research from the American Gaming Association (AGA), 9 in 10 casual bettors set a budget before visiting the casino,...

Casinos have reopened in an environment that challenges the traditional method of gaming. Casinos have implemented processes to maintain social distancing and foster safe gaming environments, but areas such as The Cage remain high touch. This past month, the industry witnessed the American...

The American Gaming Association recently released its principles to modernize payments inside casinos, supporting the idea that a shift from a largely cash-based environment to digital is in the best interest of the house, guests, security and law enforcement.For years, the gaming industry has...