It is often said that the only way to find value in the Match Odds market of a football match is by backing The Draw. The theory being that hardly any “casual” punters like to back the draw and so bookmakers can afford to offer value on The Draw knowing it is not likely to be backed much.
A question I often get emailed to me goes along the lines of “Can I still profit from trading xx sport even though I do not know much about any of the players etc?”. There would have been a time about ten years ago when I could have told you that knowledge of sports themselves […]
The world of betting tipsters is certainly quite a murky one. It is hard to tell the genuine good quality tipsters from those who are just out to make a quick buck. Then there is the common question that many ask about tipsters in that, if there tips were so good then why would they […]
A question I get emailed to me very often usually goes something like… “Chelsea are priced @ 1.25 at the moment for their home match against INSERT TEAM. Surely this price will shorten as all the mugs and casual punters will be backing that price, so it should be an easy trade right?” It seems […]
It is often said that a POSITIVE MINDSET is needed to succeed on Betfair and I certainly agree but it is definitely easier said then done. If you have not yet become frustrated whilst trading sports then you have not been trading long enough. Most of us will have grown frustrated and even given up […]
Hundreds of people are trying out Sports trading as a way to make money almost every week but is it a better option then more traditional trading like Forex? Perhaps you have been asking yourself whether you should trade on betting exchanges or the currency exchanges? Well there are plenty of arguments for both sides […]
We have all been there at some point. Every new trader on Betfair has experienced that moment where he has blown his bank, usually in a fit of rage, before inevitably reloading the account and trying again. But really it should never get that far. And here are a few ways to prevent your bank […]
Are you still quite new to the world of Betfair and tired of hearing words being floated around that you are not entirely sure you know the meaning of? Welcome to the our “Unofficial guide to Betfair Jargon”! Here we will list the meanings behind certain words and phrases you will hear often when reading […]