Why avoid ‘dead certs’

Put simply, there is no such thing as a ‘dead cert’ on a single bet. Don’t let anyone convince you otherwise. If there was such a thing it wouldn’t be called gambling – it would be called making money.

The truth about long odds

Unfortunately, bookies aren’t stupid. They set odds according to mathematical principles which all but guarantee that over time they’ll see a healthy return on their investment.
It’s why you should never bet on long odds, even if you’ve received a ‘dead cert’ insider tip. Bookies can afford to fix long odds on Algeria to win the [...]

How to earn more from your wins

It’s all very well winning bets, but what’s the point if you don’t get the best value for money? Over a long period of time you could be cheating yourself out of hundreds of pounds.
In betting, the term ‘value’ can apply to the varying amount punters have the chance to win with the same positive [...]

How to avoid betting debts

One of the most basic, yet least often observed, sayings in betting is: never bet money that you cannot afford to lose. It’s a simple, common sense approach, but punters easily get carried away – especially when they start losing.