LEEDS, England, February 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
The UK's number one bingo operator galabingo.com is now accepting PayPal, a global e-commerce company which allows payments to be safely and quickly made online. This new payment function goes live on 1st March 2012 and is set to make placing a bet and collecting winnings on galabingo.com even easier.
The PayPal option will benefit galabingo.com players by allowing them to log into their PayPal accounts securely via the bingo website. Customers can then use their PayPal account to deposit bets, collect winnings and manage their money. PayPal is one of the biggest online payment companies with over 15 million accounts in the UK.
Matt Prevost, Marketing Director of galabingo.com said: "We are always looking for ways to improve the online playing experience. To increase our customer's security and ensure that they trust in our service, we have introduced the PayPal payment option. We hope this new offering will appeal to all our regular players as well as encouraging new people to try galabingo.com."
Gala Bingo, galabingo.com and Gala TV are all part of Gala Coral Group Limited - Europe's leading gambling operator.
galabingo.com is a leading online bingo website with a winner every second (bingo and games) and gives away £62 million a month on average. galabingo.com offers bingo, chat and other fun games 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Gala Bingo is the UK's number one bingo operator, with 142 clubs. Gala Bingo hosts a jackpot game called High 5, a unique offering in the bingo industry whereby jackpots are shared between club members. The largest win to date was in November 2007, where nearly £875,000 was won - half of which was distributed among High 5 players and the other half went to one overall winner.
Gala TV, which awards 200,000 winners a year and gives away approximately £20,000 each night in prize money, broadcasts 24 hours a day on http://www.galabingo.com. AutoBingo is available throughout the day with live bingo running from 5pm-1am. Viewers can register via their remote control, on the website or by using freephone telephone number 0800 587 4880. Players then press their red button to purchase tickets for the bingo games or play on the website.
Gala Coral is proud to be the first gambling operator to have received full GamCare accreditation across all its divisions.
Gala Coral Group employs nearly 17,000 people.
Founded in December 1998, PayPal is the leading global online payment company.
PayPal has more than 106 million active registered accounts and is available in 190 markets.