FanDuel Trust & Safety

FanDuel is committed to providing a fair and transparent ecosystem for all users. It’s our job to ensure that our players can be confident in the integrity of every game, every day.

1. The Rules

Learn the rules before you play. You can visit any of the following pages to learn more about FanDuel:

2. No Gameplay by Minors

You must be 18 years of age or older (21 years of age or older in Massachusetts) to deposit money or enter a contest on FanDuel. Visit our Terms for more information.

3. No Gameplay by DFS Employees

Employees of FanDuel and any other DFS website are restricted from playing on FanDuel. Visit our Terms for more information.

4. Contest Lock Times

Contests lock when the first game starts for that slate. That means no more entries and no more lineup changes. Visit our Rules to learn more.

5. Tax Obligations for Winners.

Each year all users who have won $600 or more during the previous year must provide additional information to assist us in complying with tax regulations and preparing forms, including 1099-MISC reporting forms. Visit our Terms for more information.

6. Account Management, Security and Protection

FanDuel is committed to protecting the security of your personal information. We use a variety of security technologies and procedures to help protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure.

We have also implemented a number of security procedures, structures and safeguards to protect our own network, including, but not limited to, encryption, firewalls, and third-party audits. FanDuel's security team also monitors and regulary reviews our system's infrastructure, to detect possible weakness and updates practices, procedures and technologies pending new developments.

In addition to our efforts, we strongly encourage you to use best practices to prevent unauthorized access to your account. Here are some steps you can take to protect your password:

7. Parental Controls

If minors under 18 have access to your computer and/or personal information, please consider installing parental control software to prevent access to FanDuel and other age-restricted sites. Visit our Responsible Play page to learn more.

8. Player Account Funds

Player funds are held in a separate, segregated bank account by a subsidiary of FanDuel. These funds belong to you, subject to review for identity and eligibility verification, evidence of fraud, or prohibited conduct. Visit our Terms for more information.

9. Multi-Accounting

You may establish, maintain, use and control only one account on FanDuel and each account on FanDuel may only be owned, maintained, used and controlled by one individual. Visit our Terms for more information.

10. Permanently Closing Your FanDuel Account

You can, at any time, request to have your FanDuel account permanently closed. Visit our Terms for more information.

11. Responsible Play

We offer proactive tools and other resources to help manage your play, including those which allow you to set limits on deposits and contest entry.

Please visit our Responsible Play page for more information.

12. Statistical Information of Success

% of Winnings by Net Profit Percentile:
Measurement Period Top 1% share of Winnings Top 5% share of Winnings Top 10% share of Winnings
Last Month 43% 50% 52%
Last 3 Months 48% 53% 54%
Last 6 Months 47% 50% 51%
Net Winners/Losers as % of All Players:
Measurement Period Net Winner % Net Loser % Neutral %
Last Week 18% 80% 2%
Last Month 15% 83% 2%
Net Winners/Losers as % of Beginners Only:
Measurement Period Net Winner % Net Loser % Neutral %
Last Week 20% 78% 2%
Last Month 17% 81% 2%

i. The percentage of financial winnings of FanDuel contests that are won by the top 1%, 5% and 10% of FanDuel users (as defined by net profits) over a 1 month, 3 month and 6 month time period.

ii. Statistics about the percentage of FanDuel players who are net winners and net losers over relevant time periods, including at least over a 1 week and 1 month time period.

iii. As ii, but only for FanDuel players who were at Beginner level when they entered a specific contest.

13. Scripts and Automated Tools

Use of third-party or unauthorized scripts is prohibited on FanDuel. If FanDuel makes a contest entry, edit or similar gameplay feature available to players on the platform, it will be accessible to all users prior to game entry. Visit our Terms for more information.

14. Maximum Entries

Contests may have limits on the maximum number of entries that a single user may submit. These limits may vary, and they will be specified in the description of each contest. Please visit our Rules for more specific information.

15. Experienced Player Badges

FanDuel identifies those players with certain levels of experience and/or expertise with an "experienced" or "highly-experienced" player badge. Visit our Rules to learn more.

16. Complaints

If you have a complaint about anything relating to the FanDuel Service, please contact Customer Support.