Sportsbet penalised for friend referral marketing scheme

Australian operator ordered to pay a $10,000 penalty for offering a $100 Bonus Bet offer for referrals

Paddy Power Betfair’s (PPB) Australian brand Sportsbet has been hit with a marketing fine for offering punters a $100 bonus if they can persuade friends to open an account. Sportsbet was fined $10,000 for breaching New South Wales (NSW) rules on advertisements that “encourage people to gamble through attractive offers” and ordered to pay $7,300…

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