I’ve been doing this about a month now and doing ok. One question I have though – I totally get that betting round amounts at the bookies is the right thing to do so as not to draw attention to your activity … but what about at the exchange? The optimum lay stake is invariably an unusual amount. Does it not matter because it’s at a betting exchange rather than an actually a bookie or should we be rounding those lay bets too?+0December 4, 2015 at 1:13 pm
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Learning the fundamentals takes 10-15 minutes and you’ll make £15 in the process.Tony 10 December 4, 2015 at 1:26 pm
I guess you could make an argument that those bookies who have a relationship with an exchange (i.e. Paddy and Betfair) could mine some data to seek out match betters, but honestly, I just don’t see that it is worth their time. As discussed on another thread on here, most people probably lose money over time to the bookies and win it in their exchanges, so I don’t see why either party would care?+0Cyber Hustler 0 December 4, 2015 at 1:32 pm
I agree with Tony and also consider that when you win at the exchange you are winning money from another punter not from the exchange. The exchange will get their 5% from the winning punter regardless of the outcome.+0
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