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Types Of Bet

Published: Oct 31, 5:32pm Last Updated: Aug 10, 4:14pm Bookmakers & Betting

When betting on sporting events there are numerous types of bets that you can place. These can range from a single bet to adding multiple selections to make specialised bets where in some you do not need all the selections to win to make a profit. Use the links below to skip to a section Types of Single Bets Multiples Full Cover Bets Full Cover Plus Singles Any to Come Bets Union Jack Bets Forecasting Pool Betting Exchange Bets Types... [ Read More ]

How To Use OLBG

Published: Oct 31, 5:32pm Last Updated: Jul 22, 9:34am Bookmakers & Betting

OLBG.com is one of the best resources for punters on the world wide web and it caters for both novices and experts alike. This lesson focuses on how to get the most out of OLBG. Bookmaker Reviews, Free Bets And Promotions 1. Bookmaker Free Bets  OLBG lists all the latest bookies free bets. This page is updated daily to make sure that you always receive the most up to date welcome offer from each bookmaker. There are currently a massive... [ Read More ]

How To Pick The Right Bets

Published: Oct 31, 5:32pm Last Updated: Jul 22, 9:33am Bookmakers & Betting

The betting school lessons on individual sports give an insight into understanding how betting on each sport works and some of the best methods for spotting good bets. For all sports there is a general process in selecting the right bets and placing your bets and beginners should start here before examining how to make money in their particular sport preference. If you aren’t going through a process very similar to this then it is highly unlikely you’ll ever make... [ Read More ]

Bookmaker Restrictions

Published: Oct 31, 5:32pm Last Updated: Jul 22, 9:30am Bookmakers & Betting

One of the most commonly complained about aspects of betting is bookmakers' willingness to put restrictions on punters' betting accounts. Exactly how willing the bookmaker is to restrict accounts varies between firms but nearly every successful punter will experience these at some point in their life. Why Do Bookies Restrict You? Punters enjoy having lots of accounts as it ensures they can get best price on all their bets so it can be very frustrating to see accounts heavily restricted... [ Read More ]

Bookmaker Offers

Published: Oct 31, 5:32pm Last Updated: Jul 22, 9:29am Bookmakers & Betting

The bookmakers are competing for your bets and simply offering a sign up bonus isn’t enough these days to keep punters coming back to the bookmakers. This means they have to come up with regular offers to attract your cash and that can mean more cash to bet with, better odds or refunds on losing selections. Here is a run down of some of the most common bookmaker offers and things to note about those offers. Loyalty Bonus Some bookies... [ Read More ]

Ante Post Betting

Published: Oct 31, 5:32pm Last Updated: Jul 22, 9:24am Bookmakers & Betting

Ante Post betting is a longer term way of betting that can carry more risks than regular day to day betting but those risks are usually rewarded with higher returns if bets are successful. Ante Post Horse Racing When placing ante post bets on horse racing you’ll find that there are a lot more runners to choose from than in a race under normal circumstances. This is because all of the horses entered in the race are quoted by the... [ Read More ]

Improving Your Betting Through Research

Published: Oct 31, 5:32pm Last Updated: Jul 22, 9:11am Bookmakers & Betting

The most useful weapon in a punter’s arsenal is information and knowledge and generally those punters who have the most information will be the most successful. Research, Research and More Research The key to gaining the edge over the bookies is to do as much research as possible. You need to not only research your bets well but also research every aspect of what you are betting on. What initially looks a good bet might become a bad bet once... [ Read More ]

A Guide to Understanding Bookmakers & Full Explanation of Betting Odds

Published: Oct 31, 5:32pm Last Updated: Jul 21, 3:26pm Bookmakers & Betting

Bookmakers are traditionally known as turf accountants, a term that was commonly used in the past. They take money on a number of different outcomes in an event and then pay money out to those who predicted the result of the event correctly whilst keep a little edge for themselves. This article is going to cover everything about how bookmakers work.   What do bookmakers do? - A bookmaker is a business that offers the option for people to make financial... [ Read More ]

In Running Betting Basics

Published: Oct 31, 5:32pm Last Updated: Jul 21, 3:08pm Bookmakers & Betting

In running betting just means you are betting after an event has started, it is also often called in play betting or live betting.  Most of the best bookmaker sites now offer in-running betting This comprehensive in running betting guide will help you get to grips with the basics and help you understand the benefits and pitfalls of placing your bets in play.  Here are 7 tips to help you understand and get started with in-running betting, and to avoid the... [ Read More ]

Betting Terminology A-Z Guide

Published: Oct 31, 5:32pm Last Updated: Jul 21, 2:52pm Bookmakers & Betting

Betting terminology refers to the language used in the betting world. Some of the words are unique to the world whilst others are borrowed from the English language and mean something quite different outside. This guide aims to cover just as much of the betting terminology that you come across and explain what it means in an easy to understand manner.  Use the links below for a shortcut Horse Racing Betting Terminology Football Betting Terminology Bookmaker Terminology Bet Type Terminology... [ Read More ]

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