The main thing to be aware of is that a free bet will often require you to deposit money or even place a bet before you are eligible for the free bet. Many free bets offers require you to bet on outcomes at certain prices.
When the Festival arrives, every bookmaker is vying for your business, meaning there are some tasty free bets and betting offers to be had.
The offers vary for each bookmaker, but there will be plenty of new customer free bets on offer.
Risk Free Bets - the bookmaker credits you the amount of your real bet back as a free bet if it loses.
Qualifying Free Bets - a qualifying free bet can apply to both new and existing customers and requires the completion of certain criteria in order for you to receive a free bet.
When looking at free bets you should consider which free bet fits you best. Bookmakers will often match your first deposit with free bets, so the more you initially deposit, the more free bets you will get.