BetMGM Michigan Online Casino Bonus Code And Casino Review

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By Richard Janvrin

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BetMGM Casino launched in Michigan in January 2021, offering players a trusted brand and a full range of slots, table games and video poker, in addition to its online sportsbook and upcoming online poker platform.

BetMGM, a joint venture of industry giant MGM Resorts and Entain (formerly GVC Holdings), continues to expand its national digital footprint as more states legalize online gambling. The BetMGM name is particularly well known in Michigan — licensing partner MGM Grand Detroit was the first commercial casino to open in the state — and is the state’s top-performing online casino in total revenue.

Michigan gamblers have access to a full spectrum of betting options on BetMGM's mobile app and website — not to mention an array of generous bonus offers for both new online casino and sports betting users.

Pros: Generous bonus offers, great game selection, history of top-level gaming; Cons: Lack of demo mode to test games.

BetMGM Casino Promo Code and Bonuses

BetMGM Casino Michigan offers online players two bonus offers. New sign-ups receive a 100% deposit match of up to $1,000 on their initial deposit, a higher dollar match than most other Michigan online casino offer. The deposit match has a 15x bonus release requirement. The welcome bonus also includes $25 in free play, which is automatically added to your account after sign-up. The $25 welcome bonus has a 1x wagering requirement. All BetMGM bonus money must be wagered within 30 days after the account is created.

No BetMGM bonus code MI is required to be entered to claim the online casino bonus, but that’s not always the case. You can find our exclusive bonus codes on GreatLakeStakes.com.

BetMGM Online Welcome Bonus for MI

BetMGM CasinoBetMGM Sportsbook
Free Bet Offer$25-
Deposit Bonus100% match, up to $1,000Risk-free bet up to $1,000
Playthrough15x-
Total BonusUp to $1,025Up to $1,000
Promo CodeGLSBONUSGLSBONUS

Additional BetMGM Promo Codes

The BetMGM welcome bonus for Michigan online sportsbook players is a $1,000 risk-free first wager. If the wager wins, the player keeps the winnings. If the wager loses, the player receives up to $1,000 in free bets. The free bets must be used within seven days after being credited to the bettor’s account and cannot be redeemed for cash. No BetMGM bonus code is needed.

To be eligible, Michigan players must register for an BetMGM sportsbook account online and make an initial deposit.

How to Register at BetMGM Casino

Setting up a BetMGM MI Casino account takes only a few minutes and you can do it on either the BetMGM app or website.

You will need to create a user ID and password and provide some basic information: Name, date of birth, email address, brick-and-mortar address and the last four digits of your Social Security number to verify your identity. Remember to turn on your geolocation settings so that BetMGM can verify you are indeed wagering from inside the state of Michigan. After your information is submitted and accepted, you'll be able to use your BetMGM Casino account.

If you encounter any issues or have questions about your account, the BetMGM support staff is available 24/7. We found the process easy, fast and very similar to signing up for an account to us the BetMGM sportsbook app.

Payment Options

  • ACH Transfer
  • Bank Transfer
  • PayPal
  • VISA
  • MasterCard
  • PayNearMe
  • Check
  • Play+

Deposit and Withdrawal Options for Michigan Players

Michigan players are offered a variety of methods to fund or withdraw from their BetMGM Casino account. A breakdown for each:

Deposits

  • Credit/debit cards: Visa, MasterCard are accepted.
  • E-wallets: PayPal or Skrill.
  • Bank or wire transfer: Both are accepted, along with ACH/E-check.
  • BetMGM prepaid Play+ card: Sign up for one on the BetMGM Casino app or website.
  • PayNearMe: Use cash at a local 7-Eleven, CVS Pharmacy or Family Dollar, which scans a barcode and transfers the funds to your online casino account.
  • Cash at casino cage: Visit the cashier cage at the MGM Grand Detroit.

Deposits can be instant and fees vary depending on method used and financial institution. The minimum deposit at Michigan’s BetMGM Casino is $10. All players have the option to set daily, weekly or monthly deposit limits.

Withdrawals

  • Online banking
  • E-wallets: PayPal or Skrill.
  • MGM Play+ prepaid card
  • Check by mail
  • Cash at MGM Grand Detroit casino cage

Withdrawals are subject to review and most are approved within 48 hours. BetMGM Casino Michigan does not charge fees for deposits or withdrawals and allows you to track the stage of your withdrawal. A photo ID is required for your first payout.

BetMGM Casino Loyalty Rewards Program

M life Rewards is the loyalty rewards program of MGM Resorts, and BetMGM players are automatically enrolled. BetMGM players earn iRewards Points and tier credits for all casino wagers including slots, every table game and video poker. The more you wager, the higher the rewards. The M life Rewards program features five tiers:

  • Sapphire: From 0-24,999 credits
  • Pearl: Starts at 25,000
  • Gold: Starts at 75,000
  • Platinum: Starts at 200,000
  • Noir: Invitation only

Tier credits for digital and land-based accounts are combined. Each tier offers its own level of benefits, ranging from discounted and comped rooms at MGM Grand Detroit and other MGM Resorts properties, shopping and merchandise discounts, entertainment tickets, gaming activity rewards and more.

Game Variety at BetMGM Online Casino

BetMGM Casino offers a variety of slots, table games and casino and video poker options. Hundreds of slot titles are available, ranging from traditional favorites Wheel of Fortune and Double Diamond to multiple games exclusive to BetMGM. Players can choose low-limit, progressive or jackpot slots.

More than 40 table games are offered, including multiple variations of blackjack, roulette, baccarat, and casino and video poker. A half-dozen versions of roulette are available, including American, European and Black & Yellow.

A partnership with Evolution Gaming allows for BetMGM Michigan to offer live dealer games, which adds a social element to an online table game. Live dealer games are dealt by an actual person and streamed to your computer or mobile device, allowing players to live chat with the dealer and others at the table.

Available Online Casino Games in Michigan

Game TypeNumber of Titles
Slots 140+ (6 Jackpots)
Live Casino 13
Table/Card Games 40+

BetMGM Game Quality

Players should have no issue with the quality of games on BetMGM Casino. All that’s needed is a stable internet connection. BetMGM Casino offers a wide range of betting limits, and players will find lower wagering minimums than at traditional brick-and-mortar casinos. One negative: None of the BetMGM Casino games can be played for free in demo mode.

User Experience

The BetMGM Casino online platform experience is player-friendly and a joy to use. The desktop site and app both are straightforward and easy to navigate. The layout and interface of the Michigan BetMGM casino app is nearly identical to what you will find on your laptop or desktop.

BetMGM Desktop UX

The menu selection of table games and slots is divided into helpful categories, making it easy to locate the game you’re looking for. You also have easy access to casino and online sportsbook promotions, banking information and your M life Reward account through the main menu, which also tracks jackpot totals for various slot games. The site is intuitively laid out and simple to navigate.

BetMGM Casino Mobile App

The BetMGM Casino mobile app is available for both Android and iOS users and can be downloaded for free from the BetMGM homepage or the App Store. The apps allows you to play on your smartphone or other mobile device from anywhere inside the state. While you do not have to be in Michigan to access your BetMGM Casino account, you must be physically located inside the state to place a legal wager. Geofencing technology accurately tracks your location.

Roughly the same number of slots and table games are available as on desktop.

Bet Responsibly on BetMGM

BetMGM MI Casino addresses responsible gaming in several ways, including allowing all players to set deposit limits on a daily, weekly or monthly basis. Players also have the option to self-exclude from wagering for a period of time. The Michigan BetMGM Casino homepage includes RG button at the top right and an additional responsible gaming link at the bottom of the page. Each provides responsible gambling information, problem gambling warning signs and support group hotlines (1-800-270-7117) and websites.

Our Expert Opinion on BetMGM Online Casino in Michigan

BetMGM is one of the top brands in online gaming and is aggressively expanding its digital operations across the U.S., including Michigan, where it’s among the market leaders. The Michigan BetMGM Casino site offers every bettor a full range of games and slots, generous bonus offers and a mobile app that is easy to navigate. BetMGM makes it easy for online players to shift between their online casino and BetMGM sportbook accounts and will soon add online poker to the mix.

Our main issue with BetMGM Casino is lack of a demo option to play slots and table games for free. Many players like to test the games out before playing for real money.

BetMGM Casino FAQs

Yes. Michigan bettors can win real money playing tables games, slots, video poker and other games at BetMGM online casino. All of the games offer a variety of betting limits.

Yes, it is legal to gamble online at BetMGM in Michigan. Online gambling is legal in Michigan, and BetMGM is licensed and regulated by the Michigan Gaming Control Board.

The BetMGM Casino app is available for iOS and Android devices and can be downloaded for free on the BetMGM homepage or the App Store. Game selection and payment options are virtually identical on the BetMGM app as your desktop.

BetMGM customer service is available 24/7 via email at support.mi@betmgm.com or live chat. The BetMGM homepage includes a “Help & Contact” button that provides a Q&A on several topics, such as account registration and access, deposits and withdrawals, potential geolocation issues and game rules.

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Contributors

Richard Janvrin

Reviewer since November 2018

I combine my sports, casino and gambling interests to put new US casino websites through the paces to give consumers an unbiased assessment of every site's strengths and weaknesses.

Interests: Online casinos, Online sportsbooks, Social casinos, Online slots