Harrah's online gambling site LuckyMe has been shut down - Saturday 12th of March 2005

Harrah's online gambling site, LuckyMe, based in the UK has been shut down after loosing money. According to SignOnSanDiego.com Harrah's has shut down the UK based gambling site LuckyMe after losing $9.3m last year. "The site was discontinued because it was losing money, said Harrah's spokesman David Strow." "Rather than the typical method of gambling for money, the Web site allowed players to access as many games as possible with a monthly subscription. Gamblers paid from about $17 to $84 per month for access to bingo and other games with cash prizes ranging from $8.50 to $1.7 million." "LuckyMe featured an identification process that prohibited bets from U.S. residents as well as from other countries where Internet gambling is prohibited."

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