Over 37K Online Gambling Accounts Created In New Jersey Since Launch
Casinos in New Jersey have got a lot to be thankful for this year on Thanksgiving. According to the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement there have been over 37,000 accounts been created since New Jersey began their online gambling launch on Nov.21. Becoming the third U.S. state after Nevada and Delaware, New Jersey is considered the most lucrative market so far. Although the estimates of potential revenues are in dispute as we reported, the consensus is that New Jersey is worth anything from $250 million to over a $1 billion a year.
What makes the amount of accounts created impressive is the fact that on Thanksgiving alone over 5,000 new accounts were created at the selection of online casinos that have the green light to offer online gambling.The amount of accounts created can be a bit misleading as to the exact amount of punters as some people would have create multiple accounts and the various casinos.
This solid start to full real money online gambling is the biggest expansion of gambling in New Jersey sine the first Atlantic City casino opened way back in 1978.