Mr. Price is the lead sports picker and handicapper for Sports Information Traders. A service that provides reputable sports betting advice on all of the major betting sports from around the world.
The ever-increasing popularity of sports betting has garnered much attention from people looking for an alternative investment from the typical boom or bust stock market. Sports fans are no longer the only group that’s found sports to be a very worthy place for your retirement nest egg, now many big time investors are also realizing its potential and getting in on the action.
Control Your Wins and Losses
Many handicappers like to talk about their winning percentage, and while that is important, it’s not as important as maximizing your wins and minimizing your losses. Our team here at Sports Information Traders is as good as anyone in the business as doing just that. Like all forms of betting you MUST be sure not to bet more than you can afford to lose. If you are going to bet on sports, simply put know your bankroll status it is important to set aside a certain portion of your money for betting and to stick with that. Winning money on sports is not a sprint and we apologize if you think that we can offer you that but if we told you we could we would be lying and we are here with pride and integrity for the long run. If you go ahead and bet your all of your money on one game and lose, human nature tells you to go ahead and chase your losses. Much like the stock market you must diversify your portfolio. If you spread your wagers out, and follow our handicapping advice you will certainly make a profit in the long run. Remember, there are no 100% guarantees on who will win in this business and any team can lose on any given night remember on any given Sunday any team can win. So please don’t chase your loses.
Finding the best odds/Sports book
Different sport books can and will have different lines and payouts at any given time. With college sports and daily sporting events like MLB, you will be able to find different lines at different sports books. These books change their betting lines according to the betting patterns spread the risk out in counter party fashion. You will likely find two or three point differences in the lines for NBA and NCAA Basketball games. When betting your money, getting the best line is a top priority. And since the lines the bookmakers release are increasingly strong, the difference between a point or two is usually the difference between a win or a loss. Football and UFC fights, will usually have very similar numbers at most sports books because they are not daily sporting events. NFL and college football are one of the most popular betting sports and the sports books know that. That is an advantage to the sports bettor in many ways.
Be Weary of big payout Parlays
While it sounds great to parlay 20 games for $5.00 with a $12,000 payout you must be logical and realize that the odds are greatly stacked against you and we are here to put the odds in your favor so please don’t work against us. If your betting big bucks the difference in odds translate into a huge difference in your payout. Some books will have juicy odds on parlays and teasers but enter with caution.