When joining any new online casino, there’s a lot of different terms and conditions to scrape through but there are a large number of crossover terms that apply to all services and understanding these can make the process of joining a new service much easier in the future – for players looking to take advantage of the wide variety of different promotions on offer, one of these terms that can be confusing at first glance is certainly within wagering requirements and how they’re often presented, and what this could mean for players looking to secure their bonuses.
Simply put, the wagering requirement is a simple multiplier that represents the spending that a player will need in order to withdraw any winnings from that bonus – for example, if the bonus is for £20 and there’s a 10x wagering requirement, this would mean that £200 spend is required before any pending winnings can be withdrawn. Often times wagering requirements can be much higher than the example given, but it is important for players to understand what these requirements entail in order to ensure the best possible advantage is being taken of the promotions, and that no potential winnings are going to waste.
It’s also important to note that there are likely other terms as part of the wagering requirements too in order to keep an eye out for – some stakes may not count towards the full wagering requirements with only certain options being viable, and many will also only be viable for certain games that are part of a promotion too, however this term is something usually made very clear during the claiming process of the promotion. There may also be a required time period too in order to claim, whilst all winnings that fall under the terms will contribute towards the wagering requirements in place it may need to be considered that the claimant process could also have a set time limit too which will need to be observed ahead of time and may help release funds into a players wallet before the promotion period is over.
Efforts are being made to make the language around these bonuses more clear, and suggested changes in order to make many of these services more player friendly too and as such wagering requirements in future may be much easier to observe and much easier to follow, but getting an understanding of the terms as they currently stand ensures that full advantage can be taken with no room for misunderstandings – and if there ever are questions regarding the wagering requirements, support teams are also always at hand.