Jim Makos

By advantage gambling and investing with real money online, Jim puts his money where his mouth is. He also writes about his success or failure and runs a small business.

US Election Betting Trends Ahead of Super Tuesday 3

The chart analysis for both the primaries and nominations’ betting markets predict how the odds will play out following Super Tuesday’s results.

How to exploit a drifting odds’ reversal in football betting

We don't need strictly declining odds for our bets to work out. Even when betting odds are drifting, we can still exploit them as long as they reverse.

Can “Bing Predicts” predict odds movements and value bets?

Having trouble estimating the chance of a team winning their next NFL game? Bing predicts can help and it might actually point out odds likely to shorten!

How to make sure your betting system is a winner

After a number of bets testing your strategy, your capital is significantly increased. Is your system a winner or you simply got lucky?

Why are Boca Juniors’ odds skyrocketing?

Betting odds are moving strongly in favor of Rosario Central in their Primera Division game vs Boca Juniors. Is betting on Rosario justifiable at this time?

Odds price action right before Rugby World Cup’s semifinals

Four teams are battling for this year’s Rugby World Cup. How punters bet on them and what’s the price action of betting odds at betting exchanges' charts?

How Roland Garros’ Results Influence Wimbledon Betting Markets

Past performance does not guarantee future results, they say. Yet, while Roland Garros was on, sports bettors were betting on Wimbledon, moving the lines.

Why You Should Bet on Real v Schalke after Pinnacle’s Tweet!

PinnacleSports' twitter feed revealed valuable information for the Over/Under betting market of Real Madrid v Schalke football game. Can bettors exploit it?

Sion and Lorient’s Odds are Shortening. Should You Bet for Value?

Shortening odds are a sign of gamblers betting heavily on two away teams in the Swiss and French leagues. Is there still value betting on Sion and Lorient?

Greece to Propose new Online Gaming Regime in Eurogroup

Greece will bring the online gambling matter in the next Eurogroup, suggesting important changes to the licensing and taxation of online gaming operators.

Why (and How) Sharp Gamblers Move the Betting Line

ESPN published a report on Billy Walters, one of the world's sharpest gamblers. Here's what you should learn from it if you are struggling in sports betting.

From Super Bowl XLIX to NFL 2015 season

Predictions and betting odds for the NFL 2015 season. A brief overview of the entire schedule. Is it too early to give a prediction of Super Bowl 50?

iGaming Industry Accepting Bitcoin with Open Arms

The Bitcoin benefit to the iGaming industry and Bitcoin as a payment method in SportsBooks. How the iGaming industry and sportsbooks are utilizing Bitcoin.

BetExplorer now shows Opening Odds

Do you compare odds movements before betting on sports? Now you can check sportsbooks' opening odds at BetExplorer and find out punters' betting patterns.

When to Quit Betting? When you’ve lost Enough!

When is it time to quit betting and throw the towel? Look for a hint at your betting account. Have you been withdrawing any money, or is it only deposits?