Bovada is one of the biggest online sportsbook in the US. Despite its size, they are known for some of the fastest payouts in the industry.
|Welcome Bonuses||Bonus Code||Welcome Bonus Details||Rollover Requirement|
|50% Sports Welcome Bonus||No Bonus Code,|
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|Receive a bonus of 50%, up to $250, for your initial deposit||5x - sports/horses|
30x - casino
|Bitcoin Sports Welcome Bonus||No Bonus Code,|
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|Receive a bonus of 50%, up to $500, for your initial deposit using Bitcoin||5x - sports/horses|
30x - casino
|$500 Sports Bitcoin Welcome Bonus||BVSBITCOIN50||Receive a bonus of 50%, up to $500, when you make your first Bitcoin deposit||5x - sports/horses|
30x - casino
|100% Welcome Casino Bonus||No Bonus Code,|
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|Receive a bonus of 100%, up to $1,000, for your initial deposit. Redeemable 3x, up to $3000 total||25x - casino|
|Bitcoin Casino Welcome Bonus||NEWWELCOME||Receive a bonus of 100% up to $1,000 for your initial deposit. Redeemable 3x, up to $3,000||25x - casino|
|Bitcoin Casino Welcome Bonus||No Bonus Code,|
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|Receive a bonus of 150%, up to $1,500, for your initial deposit using Bitcoin. Redeemable 3x, up to $4,500 total||25x - casino|
|Bitcoin Casino Welcome Bonus||BVCBITCOIN150||Receive a bonus of 150%, up to $1,500, when you make your first Bitcoin deposit. Redeemable 3x up to $4,500||25x - casino|
New users who sign up for a Bovada account will be able to choose the Welcome Bonus of their preference. Whether you are into sportsbook or casino, you will have a couple options of each. Read the following sections to learn more.
Sports Bonus up to $250
The Sportsbook Welcome Bonus is one of the best bonuses at Bovada. For your first deposit, you will receive a bonus of 50%, up to $250 in value. To receive this bonus you must be a new user. No bonus code is required, you must select this promotion when you make your first deposit.
The rollover amount for sports or horses in 5x. So if you deposit $250, you will receive a $125 bonus. You will need to wager $1,625 in sports or horses, to be able to withdraw your bonus. If you are not familiar, the rollover requirement is calculated by adding the deposit and the bonus, then multiply that by the rollover amount. So in this case $250 + 125 = $375, then multiply that by 5 and you get your rollover requirement of $1,625. If you choose to use the casino to claim your bonus, there is a 30x rollover amount.
If you play Live Dealer, this cannot be used to meet your Casino requirement. You will also not be allowed to use your bonus funds to enter in Live Dealer games.
An important point to understand, if you withdraw money before your rollover requirement is met, you will forfeit your bonus funds as well as earning earned from them. So make sure you pay attention to the rollover requirement before choosing a promotion.
Bitcoin Sports Welcome Bonus
If you choose to use Bitcoin to fund your initial deposit, you will also receive a bonus of 50% for your initial deposit. The advantage of using Bitcoin, over a credit card, is that you can claim up to $500. This bonus has a 5x rollover amount for sports and horses. For those that prefer to use the casino, their wagers will have a 30x rollover amount. If you were to choose this bonus and deposit $300, you would get a bonus of $150. Your rollover requirement for sports and horses would be
$2,250 ($450 x 5 times rollover amount). For casino, your rollover requirement would be $13,500 ($450 x 30 times rollover amount). This would be the amount you would need to wager in sports and/or horses before you withdraw your bonus amount. Make sure to pay attention to the rollover requirement, if you withdraw before meeting this requirement any bonus funds or earning from bonus funds will be forfeited. No bonus code is required for this bonus, you must select this promotion at the time of your first deposit.
You cannot use your bonus funds to play Live Dealer games. Also Live Dealer plays cannot be used to meet your Casino rollover requirement.
$500 Sports Bitcoin Welcome Bonus Code – BVSBITCOIN50
If you have not made a Bitcoin deposit before, Bovada gives you an opportunity to claim this 50% bonus, valued up to $500, when you use the bonus code BVSBITCOIN50 for your first Bitcoin deposit. Even if you claimed a Welcome Bonus and funded it with a credit card, you can still claim this first time Bitcoin deposit bonus. There is 5x rollover amount for sports and horses, and a 30x rollover amount for casino (excluding Live Dealer).
To claim this bonus, this must be your first Bitcoin deposit and must use the bonus code BVSBITCOIN50, as the promotion cannot be claimed retroactively. After you claim the bonus, you must meet the rollover requirement before withdrawing your bonus. If you fail to meet it, you will forfeit the bonus and any earnings from the bonus. To clarify, the rollover amount for sports and horses is 5 times your deposit plus your bonus. For example, if you deposited $500 and received a $250 bonus, your rollover requirement would be $3,750.
$3,750 rollover requirement = 5 rollover amount x ($500 deposit + $250 bonus)
This would be amount you would need to wager in sports and/or horses before you withdraw your bonus amount.
The bonus can only be used in the Sportsbook, Racebook and Casino. Any sport, wager type and odds can accept your bonus. Poker is excluded from being used.
100% Welcome Casino Bonus
If you plan to play only casino, this bonus will give you a 100% bonus up to $1,000. Make sure to select this when you make your first Bovada deposit, as no bonus code is needed. This option comes at a lower rollover amount of 25x. So if you make a deposit of $500, your bonus will be $500. This would make your rollover requirement $25,000 (= 25x ($500 + $500)) to be able to withdraw from your bonus. $25,000 would be amount you would need to wager in casino before you withdraw your bonus amount. This rollover requirement is lower than if you chose the sports welcome bonus and played only casino.
Since you need to meet all rollover requirements before withdrawing, these casino bonuses are ideal for those who only play casino since the rollover amount is only 25. This will make it easier for you meet your rollover requirement and avoid having to forfeit your bonus funds or winnings from bonus funds.
This bonus is redeemable up to 3x. Allowing you to claim up to a $3,000 bonus.
150% Bitcoin Casino Welcome Bonus
If you have Bitcoin funds and also plan to play only casino, this will be one of your best options. You must select this promotion at the time of your first deposit, since no bonus code is needed to claim this bonus. By using Bitcoin, your bonus will be 150% for a value up to $1,500. Just like the credit card version, there is 25x rollover amount. Since the bonus is higher for using Bitcoin, your rollover requirement will be higher for the same deposit amount. If you were to deposit $500, your bonus would be $750. When you factor in the 25x rollover, your rollover requirement would be $31,250.
The 25x rollover amount makes it easier for those who only play casino. This 25x rollover amount lowers the rollover requirement, making it easier to withdraw your money without having to worrying about forfeiting your bonus funds or earnings from those bonus funds.
This bonus is redeemable up to 3x. Allowing you to claim up to a $4,500 bonus.
Sign-up for an Account
Getting started with Bovada is straightforward. You just need to click on the red “Join” button when you go the main sign-up page. After that, you will see this form, where you will need to fill out the following info:
- First Name
- Last Name
- Date of Birth (mm-dd-yyyy format)
- mobile number
- zip code
After filling out the form, you will want to read the “Terms of Service” page. If you are of minimum legal age to gamble in your “jurisdiction” you can check the box on the left.
Now click on the “Register” button. Your account is now created.
Your next step will be to create a PIN. This PIN will be used to withdraw money, to verify your identity. Make sure to keep this in a secure place.
Making a deposit to your Bovada account is simple. You have a couple of options. You can use either BitCoin, Bitcoin Cash or Credit Cards to fund your balance.
If you choose to use your credit card, you can use Visa, MasterCard or American Express to fund your account. You will then need to fill out your credit card info:
- Card Number
- Expiration DAte
- Last 4 Digits of Your SSN
- Street Address
After that you will need to enter the amount you wish to deposit, either using the “Quick Select” options ($25/$50/$100/$200/$250/$500/$750/$1000) or enter your desired amount in the field.
If this is your first deposit, the 5.9% credit card fee will be waived. After that, all credit deposits will have a 5.9% fee.
At this point you also have the option to edit your Welcome Bonus, if this is your first deposit.
If you decide to use BitCoin, you will need to scan the QR code with your Bitcoin Wallet. The current exchange rate will be shown, as well as the time until it will be guaranteed. By choosing BitCin, you will not have to pay the 5.9% when you deposit with a credit card.
For you safety, Bovada recommends it is best to complete your BitCoin deposit through your wallet instead of through the exchange.
If this is your first deposit, you will also be able to modify your Welcome Bonus before going forward.
When you are ready, press the “Done” button.