WSOP Online 2022 Frequently Asked Questions (US Players)
How old do I have to be to play WSOP Online poker for real money?+
Players in NJ, NV,MI,PA must be 21+ years old to play for real money and free money.
Is it legal to play online poker for real money in Michigan?+
Online poker is legal under Michigan state law. The Michigan Gaming Control Board has approved the gaming with WSOP Online Poker. WSOP operates as legal, state-regulated online poker site.
Is it legal to play online poker for real money in Pennsylvania?+
Online poker is legal under Pennsylvania state law. The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has approved the gaming with WSOP Online Poker. WSOP operates as legal, state-regulated online poker site.
Is it legal to play online poker for real money in New Jersey?
Online poker is legal under New Jersey state law. The New Jersey Gaming Control Board has approved the gaming with WSOP Online Poker. WSOP operates as legal, state-regulated online poker site.
How old do I have to be to play in the World Series of Poker?+
Nevada Gaming Regulations require participants to be at least 21 years of age on the day of the event in which you wish to start playing. The age requirement to participate in the Seniors Event is that you to be at least 50 years of age on the day of the event. The age requirement to participate in the Super Seniors Event is that you to be at least 60 years of age on the day of the event.
Is it legal to play online poker for real money in Nevada?+
Online poker is legal under Nevada state law. The Nevada Gaming Control Board has approved the gaming with WSOP Online Poker. WSOP operates as legal, state-regulated online poker site.
How much does it cost to enter a WSOP poker tournament?+
The 2022 WSOP will host a wide variety of tournaments ranging in price from $400 to $250,000.
Will a Caesars Rewards Card be required for WSOP Online tournament Play?+
No, a Caesars Reward card is not required to play online events.
Can I earn Caesars Rewards credits playing WSOP Online Poker?+
Players can link their Caesars Reward card to their WSOP.com account. Those who link will earn Tier Credits for playing on WSOP Online poker. You can link your Caesars Rewards at https://www.wsop.com/rewards/crconnect/
How do I get a Caesars Rewards Card?+
Visit any of our Caesars Entertainment Properties in the U.S., or you can visit the online Caesars Rewards site to create an account, pending certain jurisdictions.
What Photo IDs are acceptable for WSOP Online poker tournament registration?+
"The following forms of ID are acceptable:
- Driver’s license or State issued Photo ID
- US Passport, Passport Card, or Military ID must include a second form of ID. An unexpired governmental ID verifying physical address such as a valid
- Driver's License will also be required.
- Permanent Resident Alien Card (Must say Permanent, if not must show Passport)
ALL OTHER COUNTRIES:
- Foreign passport – We can accept a current, non-expired passport (We will NOT accept passport cards, visa cards or consular ID) (A second form of ID that indicates physical address will be required, i.e. driver’s license, utility bill, credit card statement, etc.)
- Foreign government issued Driver’s License –Must have a photograph, the date of birth and a valid expiration date.
Can someone else pre-register for the WSOP Online tournaments for me?+
No, third-party registration is prohibited unless an organization is an approved WSOP satellite licensee.
What forms of payment are accepted for WSOP Online poker registration?+
Payment options are dependent on the player and they will have different deposit and withdrawal options. Players should check the client cashier to see available options for them in their respective state.
May I transfer my Tournament Entry to someone else?+
No. Tournament Entries are non-transferable.
Can WSOP Online Tournament Entries be pre-paid over the phone with a Credit Card?+
No. All payments made through use of a Credit Card must be accomplished through the Online-Registration
Can I receive a refund on my WSOP Online poker Tournament Entry?+
Cancellation of online registration is available online to the participant until the participant has tickets printed for the event or up until 24 hours before the event has started.
What is a “Six Handed” event in the WSOP Online poker tournaments?+
You will be playing against only five other players, or even less at some points, for the duration of the event. This tournament is also described as a “short-handed event.” The same principle applies to seven and eight handed events.
What must I provide to collect WSOP Online poker tournament winnings?+
"Winners must show their current valid picture identification (driver’s license, state identification card, or military identification card, U.S. passport or U.S. passport card) acceptable to Caesars Entertainment in order to collect prizes. Any ID without an address, will require a secondary unexpired government ID that can verify physical address. If a participant is not a U.S. citizen, a current passport, consular identification, or alien registration card is required. Additionally, non-U.S. citizens must provide documentation verifying their current physical address.
For prizes exceeding $5,000 net the event buy-in, winners must also provide:
U.S. Residents: A Social Security Number.
U.S. residents not providing a Social Security Number will be subject to 28% tax withholding.
Foreign Residents of U.S. Tax Treaty Countries: Must provide an Individual Tax Identification Number.
Foreign Residents of Treaty Countries, not providing an Individual Tax Identification Number, will be subject to 30% tax withholding.
Foreign Residents of U.S. Tax Non-Treaty Countries: Will be subject to 30% tax withholding."
Where can I get help with my WSOP Online Poker account? +
If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
What device supports the WSOP Online Poker apps?+
You can play WSOP Online Poker on your phone, tablet or desktop device. Just download the software or app appropriate to your device.