Why am I asked to provide my Social Security number (SSN)?

Sportsbook and Casino

Social Security numbers are used to verify the identity of players for regulatory purposes. 

Daily Fantasy

Daily Fantasy users may be required to provide their Social Security Number (SSN) in certain cases, specifically when they have problems with identity (ID) verification. The SSN helps DraftKings verify the identity of players. 


Sportsbook and Casino users are required to provide their Social Security Number (SSN) for taxation purposes. 

What do you do with my information?

We take security very seriously, and we take the necessary steps to keep your information protected. All of your information is encrypted and will only be used in compliance with our Privacy Policy, including, without limitation, identity verification, withdrawal processing, and tax information when necessary.

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