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Interview with a matched bettor
An Interview with a Matched Bettor

This week we’ve got a really interesting post – an interview with a successful matched bettor, who is also a reader of this site and someone that’s made thousands of pounds in profit thanks to our help. Richard, from the Midlands – we’re keeping the rest of his identity secret because he’s very paranoid about gubbings […]

Best betting exchange
Best Betting Exchange 2023: Betfair, Smarkets, or an Alternative?

If you’re just getting into matched betting or trading, you’ll have no doubt been looking at the likes of Betfair and Smarkets in order to decide which is the best betting exchange for you to use. In this post we compare the four main betting exchanges to help you make a decision on which one […]

What does gubbed mean?
What Does ‘Gubbed’ Mean? Gubbings & How to Avoid Them

Ah, the feeling of being gubbed is definitely a strange one. For months, or even years, you’re able to exploit a bookmaker through matched betting. Despite matched betting being ‘risk-free’ (or close to it) when it comes to your money and your profits, there is one main thing you have to be cautious of… Being […]

Cheltenham Gold Cup 2016: Matched Betting Income Report

Here at Beating Betting, we regularly provide in-depth tips and tactics to use with betting. However, you rarely get to see it in action – well, you’ve never got to see it in action. Until now. We’ve decided to produce our first income report (and you’re reading it right now!) to show how much we […]

Matched bet full time
Matched Betting for a Living: How to Make a Full-Time Salary via the Bookies

A number of people are looking to matched betting for extra income, but many are also looking to it as their sole source of income. These people include those that have already started matched betting profitably, but also those that are looking for ways to make money online with just a couple of hours work each day. […]

What is a Lay Bet? Lay Betting Explained

If you’re looking to start matched betting, learning what a lay bet is – and how to place a lay bet – is an absolute necessity. Every single bet you place will involve laying bets off. The process sounds a lot trickier than it actually is; it’s extremely easy!