Bitcoin Poker FAQ
Q: How long does it take to get them?
A: After you've signed up, you should be able to get your hands on them within 5 to 10 minutes. Bitcoins can be sent instantly, it's just making the payment that takes a few moments.
Q: How do I pay for them?
A: Bank transfer is the most popular option right now. There are other alternative, but the good old bank transfer is currently the standard method for buying and selling bitcoins.
Q: Is it safe to buy Bitcoins this way?
A: Yeah, when you make a purchase you buy them through escrow.
Q: Where do I keep my Bitcoins?
A: You are given your own "wallet" when you create an account at a website that sells Bitcoins.
You can download an app to keep your Bitcoins on your computer (as you would with files), or you can keep them stored online. Whichever you prefer.
Q: How do I send my Bitcoins to the poker site?
A: You send them from your wallet. You're given an address to send them to, which is actually another "wallet" of yours at the online poker rooms. It's even quicker and easier than I'm making it sound. Once you've sent them for yourself you'll see how easy it is.
Q: How long does it take to make a deposit to the poker site?
A: Bitcoins are transferred to your wallet at the online poker room almost instantly.