In a move that has taken us by surprise, MasterCard and Visa are readying themselves for the possibility of online gambling becoming legal. Ultimate Poker is now accepting MasterCard methods of payment for US players. Visa is taking a similar step; however, the details are not yet clear. But suffice to say, Visa is looking at the legality of transactions at online casinos and will validate its program in the very near future. We will advise as more information becomes available.