FanDuel Sportsbook is a fully regulated and legal operator that is currently live in 15 US states (Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wyoming), and is working on going live in Kansas as well.
$1,000 no sweat first bet
This promotion is available only for new customers who sign up for FanDuel Sportsbook and place a cash bet. Shall the first bet settle as a loss, the user receive their stake back in free bets (up to $1,000).
Super Bowl LVII win bonus
Users who place a $50+ straight wager with real money on the "Super Bowl LVII - Outright Betting" market between 15 August and 8 September get a $5 bonus in free bets for each regular season game their team wins during 2022-2023 NFL Regular Season. The maximum bonus received can be $50, and only the first eligible wager placed by the user will count towards this promotion.
Players placing a 3+ Leg, $25+ Same Game Parlay wager on any MLB games taking place on 18 August, get a $1 in free bets for each strikeout in that game, regardless if their wager wins or loses. There is a maximum of $25 in free bets bonuses per user. The bonus cannot be withdrew and will expire in 7 days, if not used.
Refer a friend
Players can generate referral links to invite new users on the FanDuel website. If the new user signs up using the referral link and places any bet of $10+ on FanDuel Sportsbook, both users (the new and the one who issues the referral link) will receive $50 in free bets.
Also, if the new user places a wager of $10+ on any FanDuel Casino game, both users will get $50 in Casino credit.
Referral bonuses will be available on the accounts within 72 hours. Each user can generate a maximum of 10 referral links.
Deposits and withdrawals
Players can fund their FanDuel accounts using the following methods: online bank tranfer, ACH, PayPal, FanDuel Play+ PrePaid Card, check, Venmo, Visa/MasterCard/Discover, cash at retail location, PayNearMe, wire transfer, and gift cards.
Users should be aware that not all banks/card issuers allow gambling operations, which is why they should get in touch with the banks and make sure they are allowed to make deposits. If the bank/card issuer has a policy against making deposits on gambling sites, users can try funding their FanDuel Play+ Prepaid Card, and use that card to make the deposits on the FanDuel website.
Not all deposit methods can also be used as withdrawal options as well; Fanduel allows its users to withdraw funds using the following methods: online bank transfers, ACH, PayPal, FanDuel Play+ PrePaid Card, check, Venmo, and cash at retail location.
The cash at retail location is only available for the following states: Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.
What the platform offers
The FanDuel Sportsbook offers players the chance to bet on a range of markets including:
- Australian Football League
- Ice Hockey
- Rugby League
- Rugby Union
- Table Tennis
On the FanDuel Casino, players can enjoy a range of slots, live dealer games, blackjack, roulette, and table and card games. FanDuel Casino is available currently in Connecticut, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.
Players can pick fantasy team to play free or paid games to compete for cash payouts.
The Racebook allows users to bet on live horse races which start (and are broadcasted) every five minutes.
Players have to be at least 21 years old to be legally allowed to gamble on the FanDuel website, and be physically located in one of the states where the operator is licensed to operate (they don`t necessarily have to be residents of the said states, just be there physically at the time of gambling).
The website can be accessed using any type of desktop PC or laptop, as well as any mobile device, be it iOS or Android.
List of states where FanDuel is legal
The betting operator is currently licensed to operate in the following states:
- New Jersey
- New York
- West Virginia
Additionally, FanDuel is presently working on going live in Kansas.
Although the site might not be the easiest to navigate and users might experience some difficulties at first, it has a clean design, it`s fast and offers high-quality user experience.
The customer service live chat is available 24/7, and there also is a comprehensive list of FAQs.
Overall, the FanDuel Sportsbook is worth trying and is expected to become more and more popular across the US.