Depositing on DraftKings - overview

Important things to keep in mind as you deposit:  

  • DraftKings encourages you to play responsibly, and allows you to set daily, weekly or monthly limits on the amount you deposit into your account.
  • Deposits must be made with a payment method that is registered in your name.
  • Deposits made for one product may not be available for use on another product
  • Payment processors have discretion to approve or deny deposits on DraftKings.
  • The deposit methods available to you will depend on your location and the product you're depositing for. You'll only be presented with deposit methods available for that product and location at the time of deposit. 

Accepted deposit methods:

Deposit methods vary by jurisdiction and not every payment method listed below will be available in all jurisdictions. In jurisdictions where allowed, DraftKings accepts the following payment methods:

  Daily Fantasy Sports & Marketplace Sportsbook & Casino

Online banking

(recommended)

Yes, via login with most major banking institutions.  Yes, via login with most major banking institutions. 
Credit and debit cards Yes, via Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express. Yes, via Visa, MasterCard, or Discover.

Electronic gift cards

Yes, via Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express gift cards.  Yes, via Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express gift cards. 
DraftKings gift card Yes, via pre-purchased gift card.  Yes, via pre-purchased gift card. 
PayPal

Yes, via verified associated bank account or PayPal balance. 

Yes, via verified associated bank account or PayPal balance. 

Play+ prepaid card Not available.  Yes, via Play+ account. 
Cash Not available.  Yes, via barcode at participating retail locations or in-person via participating cage locations. 
VIP preferred e-check Not available.  Yes, via VIP preferred account. 
Wire transfer Not available.  Yes, via MVB Bank. 

 

Details on each deposit method: 

  • Online banking (recommended): Select Online banking from the deposit screen, and enter your banking login details to connect your bank account to DraftKings. 
  • Credit card: Select Debit or Credit from the deposit screen and enter your credit card details.
    • American Express doesn't support deposits to Sportsbook or Casino. 
  • Debit card: Select Debit or Credit from the deposit screen and enter your debit card details.
    • American Express doesn't support deposits to Sportsbook or Casino. 
  • Electronic gift card: Select Debit or Credit from the deposit screen and enter your gift card details.
    • To use an electronic gift card, please first register the card with your name and address.
  • DraftKings gift card: Select Gift Card on the deposit screen and enter your gift card details. 
    • DraftKings gift cards may be purchased at select retail specialty stores.
  • PayPal: Select PayPal on the deposit screen, and enter your login details to connect your PayPal account to DraftKings. 
    • Business accounts can't be used for deposit. 
  • Play+ prepaid card: Select Play+ Prepaid Card on the deposit screen, and enter your Play+ card details. 
    • Please register with Play+ prior to making a deposit. 
  • Cash at a retail location: Select Cash on the deposit screen. This will create a one-time barcode for use at any participating retail location, such as Family Dollar, CVS Pharmacy, Dollar General, and 7-Eleven. 
    • You can deposit up to $500 in cash per day. 
  • Wire transfer: Select Wire Transfer on the deposit screen and note the DraftKings banking details you'll need for your transfer. 
    • Wire transfers have a minimum deposit of $100. 
  • VIP preferred e-check: Select VIP preferred e-check on the deposit screen to enter your bank account and ID verification details.

Learn how to make a deposit for: 

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