Is it possible to bet if we are not ready to risk real money yet? Absolutely. There are 2 ways: using a demo account or so-called, free bets.
Free bets definitely help in the beginning when one player is not comfortable with the bets, the site and wants to know the situation.
Freebets - what are they and how do we get them?
Freebet is a bonus to a bookmaker account that allows you to bet a small amount of money without risking your own money. If such a bet wins, the client earns a net profit from it, and if he loses - he loses nothing.
In most sites, the free bonus bet we can usually get is 5-10, a maximum of 20. Freebet's often have certain limits (such as betting on a minimum of 1.5) and it's important to read the terms and conditions so that they can take full advantage.
Other common conditions are:
- Use the free bet only once
- Bet only using the full amount
- The offer is valid for a fixed term
Terms and restrictions vary from bookmaker to bookmaker. Usually, the consumer must make their first deposit or place a real money bet to receive a free bet.
Most often, these are welcome bonuses. But there are also freebets that are distributed as part of promotions.
The demo account is a test account that can be registered on the bookmaker's website and bet with demo money. Winning real money, as well as losing, is impossible. But everything else on the site is the same. This option allows you to gain basic sports betting experience.`
Demo accounts also really allow us to try out sports betting strategies and this is their main advantage. But remember - while this is useful - true experience is gained when we play with real money. Before we risked real money - we cannot know how we will react in different situations, in case of loss, in big profit, etc. So it's good to keep in mind that if we have achieved something with a demo account, it doesn't automatically mean that we will be so good when the real money is in the game.
You can usually bet with real money in the bookmaker casino sections.