Game Fairness & Security

Game Fairness & Security

Awarding of the Pot- The pot is divided in two and is awarded to the player (s) holding the best 5 card high hand, and the best 5 card low hand. Should two players have hands of equal value (the best high hand, the best low hand), the pot is divided between them. If the same player has a combination of cards that qualify as both the best high hand and the best low hand, the entire pot is awarded to the holder of that hand

Data & Financial Security

Poker Host deposits are processed using a 128 bit data encryption to ensure the highest level of privacy and the confidentiality of your personal data and financial information both to and from the online poker software and website. All financial and personal data is stored in secure servers to which only the Poker Host management staff has access to this financial information.

Fraud Policy & Player Verification

For our member's enjoyment and peace of mind we feel that it's important to provide a safe and secure gaming environment at all times. To this end Poker Host has developed a system using the latest available technology to ensure a collusion-free gaming environment.

  • Poker Host has zero tolerance for fraud & collusion. To reduce the incidence of fraud & collusion we have introduced the following guidelines and procedures.
  • Individual players are only allowed one account per player.
  • Any player found to be participating in collusion or deceptive practices will have their accounts immediately closed.
  • We are constantly monitoring various vital statistics and patterns of both in game play and member information to detect incidents of fraudulent activity.
  • Any player found to have supplied incorrect or incomplete contact information will have their account immediately closed.
  • Poker Host will often request to confirm the identity of individual players via our phone/fax/email/credit card verification procedures. Any player that refuses to complete our verification procedures will have their account closed.
  • Poker Host will set credit card processing limits according to the usage pattern of each individual user. We will often not accept credit card payment without verification that you are the owner of the credit card(s) being used to fund your account balance.
  • Any player found to committing fraud against Poker Host by disputing valid credit card transactions or using an un-authorized credit card will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law regardless of their country of residence and will be liable to debt and expense recovery according to our terms and conditions.

Credit card fraud is a growing problem facing internet commerce. Here at Poker Host we go to great lengths to ensure that our players enjoy a safe and fraud free playing environment at all times. Nobody would like having their credit card be fraudulently used online, nor would most players like to play against a fraudulent player using illegally obtained funds. Please help us reduce the incidence of credit card fraud by cooperating with our Risk and Fraud Department, when asked to verify your identity and by reporting any suspicious activity you may notice.

Privacy Policy

We are highly committed to our player’s privacy and thus we would like to explain the policies and procedures the Poker Host employs.

General information stored in the server log files (IP addresses, for example) are used to help diagnose any possible problems with our servers, to administer our web site and online games, and to gather broad demographic information. We do not use cookies to identify individual visitors or activities.

Cookies are used to determine the efficacy of our marketing efforts - generally to detect the types of advertising campaigns that yield the best results.

The registration form on our site requires users to provide us with a valid email addresses for the proper contact information, weekly mailers will be sent out to keep all of our players informed an able to take advantage of any new promotions etc running. The email address information is also used to contact the customer if necessary. Users can also change and modify information previously provided by contacting our Customer Service department.

Poker Host provides all with the chat functionality to users. Any information disclosed becomes public, and users should exercise caution before deciding what to disclose over the chat. Security measures have been established to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.

If you have any questions about this statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with Poker Host, please contact [email protected]