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Amber Hoffman

Amber Hoffman is Managing Editor of Bonus.com. A recovering attorney, she's spent almost a decade developing and managing websites and writing for a variety of industries. Amber became a Cubs fan after living a handful of blocks from Wrigley Field, much to the chagrin of her Mets-loving family and Red Sox-loving husband. Amber writes for a number of online sites including the food and lifestyle site Food And Drink Destinations.

Latest articles

2020 US Presidential Election Odds News Monthly Recap: December 2020

January 3, 2021 | By: Amber Hoffman

In some ways, not much has changed since major US news networks called the 2020 election for Biden on November 7. Biden will still be inaugurated on January 20, 2021. In otherways, the 2020 presidential election continues to make daily headlines even heading into the New Year. Although the US presidential election odds have already […]

DraftKings Michigan Pre-Launch Bonus Offers – $200 In Free Bets

November 14, 2020 | By: Amber Hoffman

As Michigan bettors eagerly anticipate a launch of online gambling apps before the end of the year, DraftKings Michigan is wasting no time in offer pre-launch registration offers. Claim a $100 sports bet plus $100 in casino credits be registering now. Claim Up To $200 In Free Bets (No Deposit Required) At DraftKings Michigan DraftKings […]

PokerStars Secures Motion To Dismiss In Long-Running Illinois Loss Recovery Case

March 24, 2015 | By: Amber Hoffman

PokerStars appears to have laid to rest a long-running legal dispute in Illinois after Judge David R. Herndon granted the company’s motion to dismiss a second amended complaint filed by Kelly Sonneberg and Casey Sonnenberg. Read the decision here. Herndon simultaneously dismissed a companion claim brought by separate defendants against Full Tilt. “This is a significant win […]

Boyd CEO Demolishes Myth That Regulated Online Gambling Will Cannibalize Land-Based Casino Revenue

February 17, 2014 | By: Amber Hoffman

Keith Smith, President and Chief Executive Officer of Boyd Gaming, has a simple message for those who argue that regulated online gambling revenue will cannibalize (i.e., come directly at the expense of) land-based casino revenue. You’re wrong. That’s the takeaway from Smith’s comments on the performance of the Borgata’s online gambling properties in the New […]

PokerStars Purchase of Full Tilt Confirmed By Multiple Sources

April 26, 2012 | By: Amber Hoffman

WickedChops rarely goes with something definitive unless it’s definitive: Posted early this morning but independently confirmed Stars acquiring Tilt a done deal: http://insider.wickedchopspoker.com/566/the-latest-on-the-pokerstars-and-full-tilt-poker-acquisition/Still plenty of details to come Same goes for PokerFuse, who were pretty definitive yesterday when they broke the story: PokerStars has reached a settlement with the US Department of Justice, pokerfuse can […]

PokerStars Buys Full Tilt Poker … Say What?

April 24, 2012 | By: Amber Hoffman

That’s the word from reputable sources this afternoon. The tl;dr: GBT didn’t have enough money to take on Full Tilt, so the DOJ nixed their deal. PokerStars, who has plenty of money, stepped in. More from PokerFuse: Until now, French investment group Group Bernard Tapie were known to be in late-stage talks. According to sources […]