The Martingale is one of the oldest betting systems around and dates back to the 18th century. It is also by far the most popular strategy of all, especially for anyone that likes a flutter on roulette.Read More
There are a number of ways to deposit funds into a bookmaker these daysRead More
A gambling legend, that's who!Read More
Bookies are constantly trying to find innovative new features in order to win new customers and hold on to old one. Over the last few years the biggest feature to be rolled out has been 'Cash Out'. Almost every major bookie now offers a 'Cash Out' feature on at least some of their markets but, as punters, should we be using them?Read More
We've talked about Betfair before, and about how you can benefit from the higher odds that you usually find there, but one thing we haven't talked about is the option to lay a bet with Betfair.Read More
If you build it, they will punt! Just make sure you invite them!Read More
Over the last couple of days we've noticed a lot of people on social media asking where they can find a stream to watch AFL, so we thought we'd throw together a quick guide that shows you where you can find not just live footy but also tennis, soccer, cricket and just about every other sport you can think of. And to make things even better, you can watch it all for free!Read More
It's a cold, wet Tuesday night in Wolverhampton, in the North of England. At the local race track a couple of hundred hardcore punters have just watched a Maiden race. A maiden is a race for horses that have never won before, so it's not exactly high quality. Most of the punters were betting small stakes of £1-10...but the total amount bet on the race was in excess of £950,000.How is this possible?Read More
Australians love to gamble. Whether it's pokies, lotto, sports betting or the casino, over 80% of us engage of gambling of some kind. That's the highest rate of any country in the world. 'Straya!
The thing is though, most of us aren't very good at itRead More
Political betting is the fastest growing growing sector in the gambling industry right now, and it's no surprise after the events of the last year.
Since he first stood in the Republican Presidential Primaries, Donald Trump has dominated the headlines. It seems like every day has thrown up some new controversy or scandal, and everyone has an opinion about him one way or the other....and plenty of people are willing to back up those opinions with cold, hard cash.Read More
'You've got to be in it to win it', right? Well, that's never been truer than when it comes to the bookies...and sometimes you don't even have to place a bet to win.Read More
We're getting to that time of the year where, in the European soccer leagues, every match is a big one. Whether your team is challenging for the title or fighting to avoid relegation, every game is crucial. Even more so when it comes to the Champions League or the Europa League.Read More
Do you fancy yourself as the next Simon Cowell? Able to spot the genuine talent in amongst the wannabes? Or maybe you can watch a TV show and spot the clues that let you know where the story will go next?
If either of those sounds like you you might want to consider Entertainment Betting.Read More
When placing a bet with a bookie it's important to take a few things into account; am I getting the best odds? Do they have a bonus offer available on this market? Am I getting rewarded for betting with this bookie? Bookie's are always looking at ways to...Read More
Okay, so you took our advice and created a Betfair account and downloaded the app....correct? If not, check out the previous blog post.
So what's next? Well, if you just place every bet with Betfair you'll be smarter than 90% of the other punters at the track....but you could get a little bit smarter.
Going to the races is a great day, everyone dressed up, food and drink flowing and hopefully the bets are winning! There's nothing better than having that little piece of white paper in your hand and collecting your winnings from the bookmaker....or is there?Read More
What's not to love about a multi-bet? The romantic notion of placing a small stake in the hope of a large return excites most punters. Studying the form of a selection of horses or teams and then praying that they all come in, so you can splash the cash....Read More