Find out how to open a betting account at William Hill West Virginia and how to claim a Free Bet from this legal sportsbook.
William Hill was founded in 1934 and has been one of the pillars of world sports betting since it began to become popular. Their 2018 revenue was over $1.5bn worldwide and they are now becoming one of the biggest brands in America.
Most people aren’t aware that William Hill retail operations in US accounts for 1 of every 4 legal sports bets in America (due to powering a lot of the Vegas Casinos and almost all of the non-Vegas Casinos where sports betting is legal).
They have a flagship betting location at Monmouth racetrack in New Jersey and players can both deposit and withdraw from online there. William Hill’s online offering has recently expanded to New Jersey, West Virginia and Colorado.
As a new customer at William Hill, make a first deposit at the online sportsbook and you will be awarded a Free Bet based on the following Qualifying Deposit amount tiers:
- Qualifying Deposit of $50.00 – $99.99 = $100 Free Bet
- Qualifying Deposit of $100.00 – $249.99 = $250 Free Bet
- Qualifying Deposit of $250.00 or more = $500 Free Bet
If you use the bonus code EXPERTVIP500 you will be guaranteed a free bet which mirrors the values listed above.
Creating an account at William Hill Sportsbook
Joining William Hill Sportsbook in West Virginia is a simple process. To create an account, just click ‘Register’ on the site or app homepage. Then, you will be taken to a two-step account registration page where you must enter:
- Account information – name, email, date of birth and cell phone number
- Personal information – password, last 4 digits of SSN and home address
The need for your account and personal information is strictly for security and verification purposes and will remain confidential. Occasionally, William Hill Sportsbook may ask new players to send a valid photo ID to confirm identity. However, this is a very straightforward process.
Eligibility for creating a William Hill Sportsbook account
As US gambling law states, bettors must be at least 21 years of age to create a sports betting account. To open a William Hill Sportsbook account, you must also be located within a state which both allows online sports betting and where William Hill operate. You do not need to be a resident, but must be located there. To prove this, new customers must share their location with the sportsbook. Those using the sports betting app will need to turn on location services on their device and those betting via the website must download a location plug-in.
West Virginia regulation also states that any person whose occupation can influence the outcome of a sporting event (e.g. player, coach, trainer or official) is prohibited from placing sports wagers or opening a gaming account. This is to avoid match-fixing and fraudulent behavior.
William Hill Sportsbook app
The William Hill Sportsbook app is available for both iOS (iPhone, iPad) and Android. You can download the app through the site or via the Google Play Store or Apple App Store.
Remember, you will require downloading tracking software to verify your location, as per state regulations.
William Hill Sportsbook deposits & withdrawals
William Hill customers can deposit money using a number of methods:
- ACH e-check
- Credit and debit cards (check your bank, not all allow payments)
- William Hill prepaid card
Betting options at William Hill Sportsbook
William Hill Sportsbook offers betting on a variety of sports from football and basketball to soccer and tennis. The sportsbook also allows players to place bets on:
- Moneylines and point spreads
- Player and team futures
- Parlays (a bet linking two or more single wagers together)
- Player and team props
- In-play events
- Teasers (a bet that adjusts the point spread)
- Round robins (a bet that links parlays together)
William Hill Sportsbook customer service
Players can contact William Hill’s Customer Support department 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Customer support can be contacted via live chat, email or telephone.