As compensation for hosting online Poker games, we take what’s known as ‘rake’from each pot. The rake is defined in the following chart:

Fixed Limit
Stakes 2 Players % / CAP 3-4 Players % / CAP 5+ Player % / CAP
$0.02/$0.04 4.5% / $0.01 4.5% / $0.01 4.5% / $0.01
$0.04/$0.08 to $0.05/$0.10 4.5% / $0.04 4.5% / $0.04 4.5% / $0.04
$0.10/$0.20 4.5% / $0.10 4.5% / $0.10 4.5% / $0.10
$0.25/$0.50 4.5% / $0.16 4.5% / $0.16 4.5% / $0.16
$0.50/$1 4.5% / $0.40 4.5% / $0.40 4.5% / $0.40
$1/$2 2% / $0.50 3% / $0.70 4% / $0.80
$2/$4 2% / $0.50 3% / $0.70 3% / $1.25
$3/$6 to $5/$10 2% / $0.50 3% / $2 3% / $3
$10/$20 2% / $0.50 2.5% / $2 2.5% / $3
$15/$30 2% / $1 2% / $2 2% / $3
$20/$40 to $100/$200 1% / $1 1% / $2 1% / $3
No Limit and Pot Limit
Stakes Rake per pot 2 Player Cap 3 Player Cap 4 Player Cap 5 to 9 Player Cap
All Stakes Up to and including $1/2 $0.01 for each $0.20 in Pot $0.50 $1.00 $2.00 $3.00
Stakes $2/4, $3/6 and $4/8 $0.05 for each $1 in Pot $1.00 $1.50 $2.00 $3.00
Stakes $5/$10 and Greater $0.25 for each $5 in Pot $1.25 $1.75 $2.25 $3.00

The house charges a commission as a percentage of the total pot won at the end of each hand. Rake is calculated based on the number of players in the hand, and the size of the pot. The rake is 5% and capped at a maximum of $3.