By Matthew Marietta, Rakeback.com Executive Editor
In good time for the September 8 start of the World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP), PokerStars is offering a WCOOP Reload Bonus.
The bonus is calculated at 25% up to a maximum of $150, so players must make a reload deposit of $600 to qualify for the full bonus.
The qualifying deposit must be made before midnight, September 6. Players than have 30 days to clear the bonus at the rate of 20 VIP points (VPP) per $1 of bonus. The bonus will be released in $10 increments.
For players with Euro, Sterling of Canadian dollar accounts, the maximum bonus amounts are: €115, £100 or CAD $150. The minimum amount players need to deposit to be eligible is $20 (€16, £14 or CAD $20). Clearance rates are 26 VPPs per €1 or 30 VPPs per £1 or 20 VPPs per CAD $1.
Transfers from other players or linked Full Tilt accounts are not eligible.
The 2013 WCOOP offers $40m in guaranteed prize money, with 14 events having guarantess above the $1m mark. The winner of the$5,300 buy in Main Event is guaranteed to become a PokerStars millionaire, taking home a first prize of at least $1.25m.
The full schedule of events can be found here.
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