Can You Bet on FanDuel in Texas?

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Aaron Goldstein
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You are prohibited from betting on the FanDuel app from Texas.  But have no fear, alternative sports betting sites are available to those living in or visiting the Lone Star State.  That includes BetUS which will give you a FREE $250 when you open your account with a $200 deposit.


BetUS is an Excellent Option

BetUS welcomes those living in Texas.  The company has is now celebrating 28 great years in business.  They co-sponsored parties when the NBA All Star Game was hosted in Houston over a decade ago.

BetUS offers live in-play wagering, an extensive prop and futures list, and often some of the most attractive lines.

BetUS has a reputation for making payouts within hours or requesting a withdrawal. 

Don't forget the huge signup bonuses!!!

Will FanDuel Be Able to Take Bets From Those in Texas?

While FanDuel offers its daily fantasy contests to those in Texas, the company cannot offer sports betting as Texas does not offer licenses and FanDuel operates in the regulated US market.  Offshore sportsbooks have opted not to obtain licenses in the US.  Sites like Jazz Sports are licensed offshore instead.  In this regard, FanDuel operates similar to most Vegas casino operators.

Texas is not expected to license sportsbooks in-state any time soon as the state is notorious for its unfriendly stance towards gambling.  Casinos found in Texas operate exclusively on tribal lands.  The best land-based casino for those living in Texas with all the bells and whistles sits on the Oklahoma side of the border one hour north of Dallas.

The state is also home to a number of card rooms, some of which have come under scrutiny of late as reported by

- Aaron Goldstein,

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