You’ve probably heard this term mentioned several times already as it’s a condition attached to the vast majority of deposit bonuses. But what is it exactly?

A wagering requirement is the amount of times a betting site requires you to wager your initial bonus sum before you can claim any potential winnings.

The wagering requirement you have to meet before you can claim your winnings often depends on what type of bonus you have opted for.

Percentage-based bonuses worked out from your original deposit will normally have a wagering requirement of 5-15 times the actual bonus sum. Whereas a free bet bonus usually has a wagering requirement that’s a lot lower, often 1-3 times the free bet bonus itself.

Then you’ll have ВЈ200 to bet with. But the wagering requirement for this deposit bonus is 10 times, meaning you would have to wager to a sum equivalent to ВЈ1000 of the original ВЈ100 you got as a deposit bonus to be able to cash out your winnings. Continue reading