Is Matched Betting Legal?

Is Matched Betting Legal?  If i had a pound for every time i was asked this question i'm sure i would not need to be matched betting!  But jokes aside this is a fair question and one i get asked allot.  The short answer is yes, matched betting in the UK is completely legal, providing you are at the legal age to bet.  For the longer answer please read on where i will break matched betting down to it's simplest form. Matched Betting Explained Essentially, broken down to it's simplest form, all matched betting involves...

Back Bets and Lay Bets Explained!

Matched Betting revolves around placing back bets and lay bets.  To the experienced sports fanatic or matched better these terms are both easy to understand and follow. But to anybody who is new or interested in the matched betting world, it can be another overwhelming process that can put you off deciding to dive into matched betting. I will explain how to place back bets and a lay bets easily. To place either a back or lay bet there has to be an event of some sort taking place to be able to bet on. ...

Oddsmonkey Premium vs. Oddsmonkey Free

As matched betting's popularity increased, so do the websites offering free calculators and bookmaker offers that make it possible.  With all the free information available, it's hard to understand why anyone would want to pay a monthly premium for it?  As an Oddsmonkey premium member i will share why i feel Oddmonkey's £17.99 monthly fee is money well spent! Oddmonkey free vs. Oddsmonkey premium Oddsmonkey have been supporting matched betters for over five years and were the original developers of the oddsmatcher software.  They have over forty thousand members and offer both a free service...

Before Getting Started With Matched Betting

Affiliate Disclaimer: i use Oddsmonkey to support me with matched betting, as i believe in transparency i am disclosing that i am an Oddsmonkey affiliate and will receive an affiliate commission if you signed up with Oddsmonkey through any of the links on this website. Here is some beginner advice on getting started with matched betting that i either adopted from the start, or picked up along the way. Hopefully it will help you at the start of your journey too.  1. Create a separate email address Bookmakers send endless amounts of offers via email, so it's...