Fox Bet Review
Could the rebrand of BetStars and subsequent launch of Fox Bet set a precedent for US sportsbooks going forwards? Quite possibly. The unique partnership between media giants Fox Sports and global online gaming colossus, The Stars Group is the first of its kind in the US, bringing sports entertainment and sports wagering under one fascinating umbrella. A move that adds another exciting option for New Jersey sports bettors and one certainly causing a stir.
Fox Bet Pros & Cons
- Strong brand presence
- Numerous deposit options
- Use the same account to play at PokerStars
- Need to improve customer support
|Sports Betting, Casino, Poker
|VISA/Mastercard, PokerStars Play+ Card, Neteller, Skrill, PayNearMe, Instant e-checks, Cash (in-person at casino)
|Skrll, Prepaid card, ACH/e-Check, Cash (in-person at casino)
|In-game betting, early cash out options, enhanced bonuses
|Casino game types
|Slots, Card & Table, Live casino
|Phone, Email, FAQ
|The Stars Group
|Toronto, Ontario, Canada
How to set-up a Fox Bet sports betting account
From here on in, you'll fly through the sign-up process from your mobile device. Here are the three steps you can expect:
- Verify location - You're not required to do anything other than wait for the the app to pin point your exact whereabouts.
- Sign-up - Use the safe and secure registration page to enter your personal details and create your account.
- Deposit money - To qualify for the welcome bonus, you'll need to be able to bet from the get-go hence the need to deposit right away.
Making deposits and withdrawals at Fox Bet
It's possible to deposit money to your new Fox Bet account a number of different ways, an important factor in serving the individual needs of each bettor.
Deposit options available at BetStars
- PokerStars instant online banking
- PokerStars + prepaid card
- Cash at Cage via Resorts Casino in Atlantic City
It's convenient and recommended to use the same way of depositing funds to withdraw also. This is something you needn't worry about at Fox Bet where a withdrawal request will be credited back automatically using the deposit method used initially.
Withdrawal options available at Fox Bet
- PokerStars+ prepaid card
- Cash at Cage via Resorts Casino in Atlantic City
Fox Bet sportsbook app
In line with many of the New Jersey sportsbooks, Fox Bet have made it possible to combine sports betting with playing casino and poker games from one account and transfer money from each site from a shared wallet.
Not only does this save time and keep things simple, you can wager in the casino during the commercial break of a game!
There's more to the app than this though. It's equally aesthetically pleasing and functional with a color scheme that isn't too loud nor too in your face. They've struck the right balance in terms of graphics used also with the high responsiveness of the app, perhaps the most pleasing aspect overall.
Additionally, account and user settings, promos and payment methods are all just a click away giving the user the ultimate Star treatment.
How to download Fox Bet sportsbook app?
Available to download on the iOS or Android device you happen to own, the set up process, on balance, is among the quickest you can experience.
Just head to the Fox Bet website and follow the on-screen instructions to get going with the download.
Why you should bet at Fox Bet
There's a lot to love about the offering from Fox Bet. Here's what gets the thumbs up from us.
Plenty of Promos
Fox Bet promises 'Promos by the dozens' and they're not wrong. Expect ongoing offers such as Tuesday Happy Hour where it's possible to earn a bonus bet worth up to $100, and Fox Bet Weekly Bonus Bet where you'll need to wager $25 Monday-Sunday to qualify for a bonus $5 bet.
If its promos you're after, Fox Bet is where you need to be with an array of other offers including the Saturday Super Boost, Parlay Bonus and Friday $50.
Shall we, shall we not. Yes, we're sticking our neck out by claiming Fox Bet to offer the best user experience on the market.
Everything from being able to find what you want from a simple but eye catching layout and its ease of use makes it a pleasure to scan bets and placing that wager.
Fox Bet - The Final Word
The little brother trying to emulate the success of its elder sibling - Welcome to Fox Bet!
Despite its status as a sports betting newcomer, the sportsbook has already profited from being one of the first to market in NJ and is making serious headway into establishing a solid customer base through the power of its brand alone.
With the Star brand behind it, the sky really is is the limit
A puppet they are not, however, and the sportsbook has more than enough to see it stands on its own two feet.
An extensive range of promotional offers and a comprehensive list of markets in an endless number of sports, makes sure all your betting needs are met.
And with a European based betting giant on board in Sky Bet & Gaming, you sense this is the start of something special for BetStars. How high can they go? Some will say the clue is in the name.
FOX Bet - FAQs
How old does someone have to be to play at Fox Bet?
The minimum age to open an account, bet and receive winnings at Fox Bet is 21 years.
Do I have to be in New Jersey to make a wager?
Yes. Fox Bet sportsbook adhere to the regulations set by the NJ Division of Gaming Enforcement which state all players must be physically located in NJ to play.
Do I have to be a New Jersey resident?
No. Being a resident of NJ is not a requirement to bet.
Who owns Fox Bet?
Fox Bet is a European betting brand and the latest addition to The Stars Group family. Also responsible for PokerStars and PokerStars casino, the global leader in online and mobile gaming have recently added UK betting giants Sky Bet to its portfolio.