Poker is a family of very famous card games, probably the most famous. It attracts many people and almost every new player plays poker without rakeback. What is the rakeback? What benefits does it give? How to increase your income using Rakeback? Let’s find out.
What is the rake?
To understand what the rakeback is that you must first understand the nature of the rake. It’s not a secret that online poker is business. We use special software provided by online poker rooms to play poker. Poker rooms have a lot of staff: special support team, web developers, programmers and other people who keep the poker room and make our games comfortable. Poker providers have a lot of expense and have to have any big income for benefits.
Where do they take money? The answer is: they take money from poker players. It’s just. We play poker and pay us. Poker rooms take a small amount of money from each pot. This small amount is called rake. Rake is our payment to a poker room for the possibility of playing poker. Usually, the rake is very small. But if you count all the rake, you paid for a month of active game, you will be surprised. This can be a sum with three draws.
What is the rakeback?
Poker rooms always need new players. New players bring new money. And that’s why you can find rakeback offers. Rakeback means that you can return a defined percentage of your rake to your poker account. It is a marketing tool that attracts new players and stimulates their activity.
A company offering rakeback offers is called Affiliate Poker. Term “affiliate” is equal to the rakeback provider. Rakback offers of normal affiliates are 25 to 30% of your total rake. But you can find affiliates with 40% or even more. How it works? Imagine that you have 25% rakeback. You play active poker and your total rake is $ 2,000. This means that you can receive $ 500 rakeback (25% of your total rake). This is your real rake will be $ 1500 because of the rakeback. Is not it good?
Many new poker players play without rakeback. They simply do not know about it. But Rakeback could help them a lot. How? ‘Or’ What? First of all, it’s an additional source of income. If you earn money and get money like rakeback, your total income will increase. And if a player loses money, he can reduce emotional pressure. If your poker is not good enough rakeback will help you not lose your money quickly. This can give you the opportunity to become a better poker player.