Taken 19 February 2017 09:42.
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The Bingo Lobby.
Super Value Night from Betfair Bingo gives customers the chance to win a share of £30,000 on Thursday, and get a £5 bingo bonus when they wager £10 on bingo in the Big Wheel room.
A customer wagers £10 on bingo in the Big Wheel room on Thursday after 6pm. They are then immediately credited with a £5 bingo bonus. They must then wager at least £20 on bingo games before they can withdraw any winnings from the bonus (4 x £5 bonus = £20).Get £5 Bonus
Betfair Bingo give customers a chance to win a share of £20,000 on the first Friday of every month in the Helter Skelter room from 6pm.
A customer plays bingo on the first Friday of the month in the Helter Skelter room after 6pm. They play £10 on 75-ball bingo during and so receive a free £5 bonus. They must wager at least £20 on bingo games before they can withdraw any winnings from the bonus (4 x £5 bonus = £20).Get £5 Bonus
The £1 Million Slots Prize Draw from Betfair Bingo gives customers the chance to win some of the 60,000 prizes on offer during February 2017. There are two draws every week, and to take part, customers must play eligible slots games between 30th January and 26th February 2017.
|6th to 12th February||Bouncy Balls|
|13th to 19th February||Dynamite Digger|
|20th to 26th February||Wild Gambler|
A customer stakes £40 on eligible slots games during the promotional period. Of this amount, £10 was staked on the Bouncy Balls featured game, during the 6th to 12th February period meaning they get double tickets for the £10 staked on that game. The customer therefor receives five entry tickets to the prize draws instead of four.Enter Prize Draws
The Betfair Bingo Quiz Night takes place on Sunday from 7pm in the VIP Lounge, and every customer that takes part will get part of the £100 prize fund.
The Betfair Bingo Club is a loyalty reward scheme where customers can earn points playing bingo and selected side games. Bingo points can be exchanged for bingo bonus funds or games bonus funds.
|VIP Level||Points required||Points earned per £1||Can I redeem my points for real money|
|High Striker||Invitation Only||20||Yes|
To reach Bingo Regular level, a customer must earn 500 points by wagering £50 on bingo games, as customers at Bingo Rookie level can earn 10 points for every £1 wagered on bingo games. Once they have reached Bingo Regular level the customer can earn 15 points per £1 wagered on bingo games.
To then reach Bingo Pro level, 10,000 points are required. If a customer earns 15 points for every £1 wagered they would need to wager around £666 on bingo games. Once at Bingo Pro level, they can then earn 18 points per £1 wagered on bingo games.If a customer has 10,000 bingo points, they can exchange these for £10 in bingo bonus funds at a rate of £1 per 1000 points.Earn Bingo Points
Betfair Bingo customers can win a share of £25,000 on Saturday in the Roller Coaster Room when they take part in the £25K Speed Bingo Blizzard promotion between midday and midnight. Customers can also get a £5 bingo bonus when they spend £10 on speed bingo between midday and 10pm in the Roller Coaster Room.
A customer wagers £10 on speed bingo in the Roller Coaster room on Saturday between midday and 10pm. They are then immediately credited with a £5 bingo bonus. They must then wager at least £20 on speed bingo games before they can withdraw any winnings from the bonus (4 x £5 bonus = £20).Get £5 Bingo Bonus
Opened in 2013, Betfair Bingo is the latest part of the huge site operated by this unique and innovative brand who also feature the largest betting exchange in the world: a sportsbook, casino, poker and mobile games.
The bingo is run on the Virtue Fusion network which is one of the biggest in Europe, and there are regularly 10,000s of players online at peak times playing a good range of 90 ball, 75 ball and special games with some big progressive jackpots.
Betfair has yet to add mobile support, but fortunately there are many alternative operators who have.
New and existing customers can all claim bonuses that will allow them to play without using their own funds, and there is a loyalty points scheme to give your balance a further boost.
The homepage is well designed featuring details of the new player welcome bonuses, the bingo rooms and some of the side games. The bingo schedule is handily displayed so anyone looking to join up can see straight away what is being played, when, how many players are online and what prizes are offered.
As soon as a new customer has registered their details and played through a small amount on bingo, they are able to claim extra bonus funds. Although the exact details can alter now and then, a new player can expect to get a bonus for buying bingo tickets, plus a bonus for playing casino games. As is standard practice across most bingo operators, the bonuses are paid as credits that can be used to play and win real money, but not actually withdrawn as cash. Players will also need to wager several times the combined deposit and bonus amounts before requesting any cash withdrawals, and Betfair's wagering requirements are about average for the industry at 4x for bingo and 25x for the casino.
The Betfair Bingo Club is open to all players from the moment they make their first real money wager. At the entry level, 10 points are awarded for every £10 staked on the games and, once 1000 points have been accumulated, they can be exchanged for a £1 credit. As more points are earned, the levels are increased so that more points are gained for each £10 wagered and, at the High Roller level, the points can be exchanged for withdraw-able cash.
Other promotions include free bingo nights, prize draws, quizzes with bonus prizes and extra rewards handed out by Chat Moderators in several of the games. Other offers that can usually be found include: random prize drops, guaranteed jackpot games and a Slot of the Week, which awards players with a bonus each time they play it.
Both 90 ball and 75 ball bingo are available here, while several special games takes the total number of rooms to nine. The bingo schedule lets users decide on a game and time to suit them and, because Betfair Bingo is part of a big network, they can offer more frequent rooms with more players online than would be possible for even a big operation like this to provide if they were a standalone site.
Specials include Deal or No Deal bingo, The Bingo Games, Britain's Got Talent, Joker Jackpot and Lucky Numbers bingo. Deal or No Deal is based on the popular TV show; the full house winner gets to face the Banker and the other players vote on whether to accept the Banker's offer or not. 'The Bingo Games' is themed around an athletics track and, before the game starts, customers choose an athlete who moves further down the track the closer a player gets to a full house, while Britain's Got Talent has six cash prizes ranging from the £1 Buzzer Bonus to the £250 Judges' Jackpot.
Joker Jackpot uses a deck of cards instead of a bingo ticket, and users win by completing a J pattern or getting a full house of 16 cards, with a big jackpot for a full house in 14 cards or less. Lucky Numbers bingo gets players to pick three numbers before the game, and allows them to win prizes if the one line, two line and full house winning numbers match their choices.
Chat contests are some of the most popular choices and there are always several running. A particular feature of Betfair's chat rooms is the ability of players to add friends to their preferences and even have conversations away from the main chat screen.
There are lots of slots and casino games including titles popular at many online casinos such as:
The Playtech software offers good graphics, lots of bonus features and some big progressive jackpots.
Players can deposit funds into their Betfair accounts using a range of methods including the most commonly used credit and debit cards, bank transfer, cheque or some of the popular money transfer providers. Due to Betfair's policy of only returning withdrawn funds to the same card or system used to make deposits, prepaid vouchers and cards cannot be used.
Withdrawal requests are processed within 24 hours with funds back in players' bank accounts in 2-3 days, which is a quick turnaround.
Betfair Bingo is a busy site with lots of choice in what to play, where generous bonuses can help players to enjoy more games. By using the Virtue Fusion network, customers have access to the most popular bingo types and a good range of side games; however, the other side to using Virtue Fusion is that anyone who has played online bingo before has probably seen these on numerous other sites. This shouldn't distract players from trying Betfair though as many of their joining promotions and offers are unique to them.
|Popular network with lots of games and players online at any time.|
|Good offers for new and existing players.|
|Games are used by many operators.|
|Customer support not always available.|
|License Number: 39561|
|Registration Number: 91|
Appointed in August 2012, Breon Corcoran is the current chief executive officer at Betfair, a company employing 1,800 people worldwide.
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