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How do I fund an online betting account?

The number one reason a person is declined when setting up a new online betting account is with the original funding of the account.  In today’s world this is a very easy thing to do.  The following is an overview of the options for setting up an online betting account.  There are three ways to fund an online betting account: The Surest way, the Fastest way and the Other way.

The Fastest way – Use a major Credit Card for online betting.

If you have an active credit card such as Visa or MasterCard you can use this to fund your online betting account.  This is the fastest and easiest way to get your online betting account set up.  Just select this as your method of funding and fill out the application form and send it through for an immediate approval.  For those persons living in the United States this is the most common method to establish a new online gaming account and has actually become more accepted with the credit agencies.

Some online sports books have better success at processing credit card transactions than others but it can happen that a good credit card can get rejected.  Don’t be disappointed, that is why the debit card is in place to enable you to set up an account by using that method.  Keep in mind the Credit Card is the easiest and the most popular method but it is only one of many ways to set up an account.  If you have any issues contact your sportsbook customer service via their toll free lines.

The Surest way – Debit Cards & Bitcoin for online betting.

Debit cards are the surest way to set up an online betting account and are easily used to make all types of purchases on the internet.  The best part about a debit card is that it is NOT A CREDIT CARD.  These cards are intended to make it easy for users to buy things on the internet in a very secure and private manner.  It is like you own personal shopping card using your own money.  You can easily get your own Debit card by simply applying online.  Examples of Debit Cards you can use for funding an online betting account are Net Spend and the Wall-mart Money Card.  Contact your sportsbook directly to find the best debit card for you.

Bitcoin is one of the newer methods for funding a new gaming account and is the fastest growing alternative payment for a host of services.  This works very similar to the Debit Cards and Online Wallets and is very easy to set up and is a secure and anonymous billing method.  The easiest way to set this up is to contact your sportsbook customer service department via their live chat or toll free lines and have them walk you through this procedure. Bitcoin has become the market leader in secure anonymous online transactions.

The Other way – Contact the free customer service.

Every legitimate online sportsbook has a toll free phone number to call or free online chat service to help you establish your online betting account.  It is very common for a new person who wants to open an online betting service to have to contact them directly.  The best tip for this is to first set up an account online by signing up for the service, this way you will already been in their system before contacting them.  This will immediately place you into their system so when you contact them all they need to do is assist you in activating your online betting account.

Most sport books staff a knowledgeable customer support team who’s number one job is to assist you in setting up your new account and continue to assist in any way to make your online betting as fun and rewarding as possible.  Look for the customer service section AFTER you have set up your account.  Many books have online chat services where you can enter your new customer account name or number and chat with them live.  Use these services, they are there to help you in any way.  Keep in mind, online betting takes place thousands of times a day and you can place your online bets just as easy.  Just go through this one time sign up process and you can be betting online tonight.