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New bookmaking laws, Verify your account.
« on: April 11, 2019, 03:40:48 PM »
Received a email off Ladbrokes today asking me to verify my account. thought it might be a scam and phoned them. they said every online bookmaker will be asking customers to provide evidence of identity. driving licence photo or utility bill etc.
« Last Edit: April 11, 2019, 04:57:50 PM by oldfordie »
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Re: New bookmaking laws, Verify your account.
« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2019, 03:54:12 PM »
I had an email from Bet365 about it but they said I'll need to confirm my details and then they'll let me know if I need to give any other ID.
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Re: New bookmaking laws, Verify your account.
« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2019, 04:51:01 PM »
Hope i don't have to do this with every one of my bookies, i got about 15 different bookies.

P.S. I don't need some sort of Gambler's Anonymous intervention, i just like having lots of options for the best prices etc.   :D
« Last Edit: April 11, 2019, 05:20:08 PM by Crouch Potato »

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Re: New bookmaking laws, Verify your account.
« Reply #3 on: April 11, 2019, 06:21:26 PM »
New regulations coming into effect from the 7th of May, getting a head start on it I see.

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Re: New bookmaking laws, Verify your account.
« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2019, 07:52:55 PM »
Hope i don't have to do this with every one of my bookies, i got about 15 different bookies.

P.S. I don't need some sort of Gambler's Anonymous intervention, i just like having lots of options for the best prices etc.   :D
:) said the same thing a few times in the past, best way to gamble, always get the best odds, you can only do that by having lots of different betting accounts.
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Re: New bookmaking laws, Verify your account.
« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2019, 07:55:12 PM »
The gambling companies hate that though so Iím fairly sure they will be sure to refuse accounts on the basis of that.

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Re: New bookmaking laws, Verify your account.
« Reply #6 on: May 24, 2019, 08:44:51 AM »
No surprise Redsbet are the worst for this - they don't accept scanned documents. Errrrm, how else are you supposed to send them something?
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Re: New bookmaking laws, Verify your account.
« Reply #7 on: May 26, 2019, 03:28:32 PM »
No surprise Redsbet are the worst for this - they don't accept scanned documents. Errrrm, how else are you supposed to send them something?

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