That may sound a little bizarre if you are more used to funding your account with a credit to debit card or by using a web or e-wallet, however you will find it does come in handy if you think you are about to have a winning session whether betting on sports or playing any type of casino games.
You will of course need to sign up to a mobile casino or mobile betting site to be able to utilize the pay by phone bill option, however most of those sites will give you such an option via their respective banking interfaces.
Below you will find the pros and cons of using a deposit by phone bill banking option, so read on for whilst you may not need to utilize such a banking option right now, there may come a time in the very near future when you may want or need to use it!
Low Daily Deposit Limits – To reduce and negate the possibility of you overspending or losing control when using your phone bill to make gambling site deposits there is a strict maximum amount you can deposit per day, so you will never run up a large phone bill when using that banking option.
Prepaid or Monthly Contracts – It does not matter if you have a monthly billing contract of a prepaid mobile account, as long as you have credit on a prepaid account or have a high enough credit limit on your monthly contract account to cover your deposits you will be able to make deposit into any gambling site using you mobile phone.
Not a Withdrawal Option – Please be aware that you are not going to have the option of getting your winnings credited back to your mobile phone bill account, as pay by phone is a one way banking system. So when using it please ensure you have a method on hand if you do have a winning session so you can get paid out those winnings quickly and easily.
Qualify for Bonuses – By depositing using your mobile phone bill you are going to be able to claim just as many bonuses as you would when funding your account using any banking option so make sure you track down and make use of the most generous bonus offers to ensure you get the maximum playing value out of your deposits.
All Airtime Providers – The vast majority of mobile air time providers have signed up to the pay by bill service companies and as such you will find that there is a very good chance that the one you are using is going to be sign up to those services so you should not experience any problems making deposits into a gambling site using your mobile phone.
Be aware that you will of course need to be over the legal age to gamble in your home country of residence which means over 18 to legally be able to gamble online from the UK for example or if you are in the US you will need to be over the age of 21 to legally be able to gamble at any type of online or mobile gaming site, whether that be a casino, poker, bingo or sports betting site!