Make a Plan

No matter if you’re a new or seasoned player, these tips and tools can help you keep sports betting fun.

Before you get in on the action, make your game plan to bet responsibly.

Set a Budget

Responsible gaming means enjoying sports betting purely for fun. There’s no one-size to budgeting as everyone’s risk tolerance and entertainment budget is different.

You can establish your own limits by developing a set of personal guidelines to determine when and how much to wager. Once you set your budget, stick to it.

Know the Odds

There are a lot of different ways to bet on sports: parlays, moneyline, the spread…the list goes on. It’s important to understand the basics and learn the details of the games you’re playing.

Utilize resources provided by sports betting operators on the games you’re playing and your odds of winning.

Keep it Social

Play with friends, family, and colleagues.

Responsible gaming means keeping sports betting social and ensuring it remains entertaining.

Play Legally

Legal sports betting is available in 34 states across the country and licensed, regulated operators provide important player protections.

Illegal and unregulated sportsbook operators do not guarantee payouts, wager or game integrity, or have responsible gaming measures in place, placing players at heightened risk.


Use these tips and resources to make your plan.