Any money, chips, or prize in that is separate from the pot or tournament prizes and that is given to players who meet specified criteria.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Many online poker rooms provide sign-up bonuses, reload bonuses, or other promotional give-aways. It is also common, both online and offline, to provide bonuses for other circumstances, such as making a royal flush.
EXAMPLE: "I didn?t have a very good session, but at least walked away with something because of the bonus."
APPLIES TO: Online and Land-based Venues
RELATED TERMS: Bad Beat Jackpot, Jackpot - [Multiplier] Jackpot, Jackpot Drop, Reload Bonus, Sign-up Bonus