The Tote (Who offer Tote betting) is the only bookmakers in the UK who are allowed to offer what is known as ‘parimutuel’ betting. This term comes from the French, and means “mutual betting”. It differs from normal “odds” betting is that all bets are gathered together in a central pool. Once a “house percentage” […]

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A goliath bet is a bet that can be backed to cover all the possible multiple bet outcomes over 8 results, excluding the 8 singles. The bet has a total of 247 lines and when you back them online you place your bet per line ie £1 per line would mean a total stake of […]

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We often get asked to explain different types of multiple bets and a Trixie is quite a common bet mainly for horse racing although it can be used in other sports. The Trixie bet is a multiple bet option when you have three possible outcomes available and is similar on that basis to the patent […]

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A patent bet is one of the groups of coverall bets where you cover every possible outcome from a number of results. This bet can be placed when you have three possible outcomes selected and can be placed each way. You can get a return (possibly a loss) if just one of the three results comes […]

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Asian Handicaps are a relatively new introduction into the world of gambling. They are termed “Asian Handicaps” as this method of handicapping originated in Indonesia. Asian Handicaps are typically applied to football matches, but can also be used on other sporting events. The reason for their application to football is the elimination of the draw, […]

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Betting lines are part and parcel of the betting world but you’d be surprised by home many people don’t quite understand them properly. Which is not ideal if you are looking to place a bet.  For anyone looking to begin using the best betting apps and place bets on the likes of NFL, basketball, and […]

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Betting against the public is a tactic that isn’t used by many in the world of online betting, certainly not among those that are serious punters. For the casual fan though it is a tactic that is used more regularly in order to try and win the big bucks.  But what is betting against the […]

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We all want to maximize our profits when it comes to placing bets. To be quite honest, if you’re not going to make some good money from a bet, there’s little point playing it. Finding value in a market is the holy grail and can boost your profits wonderfully well. It’s all about finding that […]

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Betting against the spread is one of the most common and basic types of bet in sportsbook betting. If you’re getting started its one you’ll use regularly in order to boost your odds and is offered by many sportsbook betting apps across a variety of sports. If you’re new to betting it’s always useful to […]

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NFL betting is among the most popular sports to bet on across the globe, from the beginning of the season right through to the Super Bowl. And while it may be the USA’s biggest sports, fans are fairly limited as to where they can place their bets on it due to betting laws in the […]

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