7 September 2021
BetMGM Partners with TAPPP to Release Retail Gift Cards Across the U.S.
The newly launched cards provide flexible and fast options for customers to fund their accounts
BetMGM, a leading sports betting and digital gaming operator, announced today a partnership with TAPPP, a leader in flexible payment options, to make BetMGM gift cards available at major convenience and grocery retail chains in select U.S. states offering legal sports betting.
“One of the biggest pieces of feedback we get from our customers is that they want a simple and convenient way to fund their accounts,” said Maria Tomlinson, Head of Payments at BetMGM. “Just in time for the start of football season, we’re thrilled to introduce an option for players to quickly and securely fund their BetMGM accounts, while avoiding deposit failures.”
“BetMGM is synonymous with sports betting and will now be ubiquitous in some of the largest retailers across the U.S.,” said Sandy Agarwal, TAPPP’s Founder & CEO. “They are the perfect partner in our journey to make sports betting and iGaming more accessible. Expanding the available funding options for sports bettors along with providing the ability to share in the BetMGM experience through gifting perfectly aligns with TAPPP’s mission, to create more access and engagement for fans.”
BetMGM gift cards are now available in $25 and $50 denominations in eight states at over 6,000 locations across the U.S. For more details on where you can purchase a BetMGM gift card, visit betmgm.com/giftcard.
As BetMGM continues to expand to new areas, responsible gaming education remains a key focus. BetMGM is proud to provide resources to help customers play responsibly. For more information on BetMGM, follow @BetMGM on Twitter.
BetMGM is a market leading sports betting and gaming entertainment company, pioneering the online gaming industry. Born out of a partnership between MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and Entain Plc (LSE: ENT), BetMGM has exclusive access to all of MGM’s U.S. land-based and online sports betting, major tournament poker, and online gaming businesses. Utilizing Entain’s US-licensed, state of the art technology, BetMGM offers sports betting and online gaming via market leading brands including BetMGM, Borgata Casino, Party Casino and Party Poker. Founded in 2018, BetMGM is headquartered in New Jersey. For more information, visit https://www.betmgm.com/.
TAPPP makes it easy for consumers to access sports content and bet by unlocking multiple payment options. TAPPP has made MLB and NFL streaming products available across the largest physical and digital retailers in the US. TAPPP is now extending those payment options for sports betting, making it safer and easier for millions of customers to top up their accounts using cash. Headquartered in New York City, TAPPP’s mission is to make sports content more engaging and accessible to fans.
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