When BSP tipsters can actually be profitable

Bookmakers at Limerick Race Course, Ireland. Image shot 2007. Exact date unknown.

“The hypocrisy!” A few days ago, I sent out an email damning tipsters who advise tips to the Betfair Starting Price (BSP), and proclaiming how such services could never be profitable in the long term. (You can read it here if you missed it: http://winnersodds.com/why-bsp-tipsters-are-rarely-profitable/ ) And I stand by what I wrote in that […]

Why BSP tipsters are rarely profitable

horse racing

It’s every punters dream… … a tipster service that’s profitable to Betfair Starting Price. You wouldn’t have to worry about getting your bets accepted by the bookies. And you wouldn’t have to worry about having to place your bets quickly before the odds get cut. You could just place your bets at any point before […]

Do you have the right personality to be a successful bettor?

big five personality traits betting

To state the bleeding obvious, different people have different personalities. And it stands to reason that people with a certain type of personality and going to be better suited and more successful at different jobs/skills/hobbies etc. – And I believe people would live happier and more fulfilling life’s, if they spend the bulk of their […]

How Steve Doubled His Betting Bankroll In 6 Months


I recently came across a website that’s worth reading if you’re interested in making a living – or a sizeable second income – from your betting. It’s called TradeGrind.com and I came across it after Steve (the man behind the site) reached out to me on Twitter. His site has a US focus to it. […]

Knowledge Is Power

portrait of race horse on the race track

Knowledge is power. Especially when it comes to betting on horse racing. If you place bets without having a good knowledge of what you are betting on, you might as well be flushing your money down the bog. But knowledge isn’t the only thing required to become a profitable bettor. A good judgement is also […]