Business & Financial

Do Bookies Always Win?

Do Bookies Always Win?

When it comes to casinos or other gambling establishments, you've probably heard the saying "The house always wins".

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/14/2018

Philadelphia Sportsbook Opens for Business But Players Must Pay 34 Percent Tax

Philadelphia Sportsbook Opens for Business

Players are likely to be taxed higher than most other states with PA players looking to shell out 34% of winnings

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Dec/13/2018

New Jersey Sports Betting Market Closing in on $1B Mark

New Jersey Sports Betting Market Closing in on $1B Mark

New Jersey’s sports betting market is closing in on the $1 billion dollar mark after less than six months of operation.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/12/2018

Ace Per Head Now Accepting Amex Gift Cards

Ace Per Head Now Accepting Amex Gift Cards

In the world of sports betting and pay per head sites one of the best bookie services in the market is AcePerHead.com.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/12/2018

The Role of UKGC in Online Gambling Industry

The Role of UKGC in Online Gambling Industry

Apart from the League Championship, the United Kingdom is also one of the most important territories of the gambling industry. The technology revolution and the appearance of the internet have allowed this sector to rise there. With this inevitable growth, an authority was born in 2007 to regulate the gambling in this sovereign country.

Submitted by Payton on, Dec/12/2018

Gambling Helps U.S. Bank Stadium Climb Out of Debt

Gambling Helps U.S. Bank Stadium Climb Out of Debt

The state of Minnesota can now eliminate corporate taxes to pay off U.S. Bank Stadium's debt as profits from gambling have helped to cure the problem.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/12/2018

888 Holdings Acquires All American Poker Network

888 Holdings Acquires All American Poker Network

In a bid to gain a stronger foothold in the U.S. market, 888 Poker has acquired the All American Poker Network.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/11/2018

Aussie Firm Enters NJ Sports Betting Market

Aussie Firm Enters NJ Sports Betting Market

New Jersey has given preliminary approval for an Australian sports book provider to offer online sports betting.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/11/2018

Books Take a Hit With Seahawks Win, Cover Over Vikings Monday Night

Books Take a Hit With Seahawks Win, Cover Over Vikings Monday Night

The books took a hit Monday night with Seattle's win and cover hosting the Minnesota Vikings.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Dec/11/2018

Emergency Briefing Regarding Visa and MasterCard's New Gambling Requirements Announced

Visa and MasterCard's New Gambling Requirements

Prague – Based on reports, a new fight is brewing between merchants and card companies as major card networks Visa and MasterCard are requiring online merchants from hi-risk industries to present legal opinions from IMGL and STEP accredited local lawyers in jurisdictions in which they operate.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/10/2018

Books Have Another Banner Day.... Sort of

Books Have Another Banner Day.... Sort of

While so much of the early action for Week 14 NFL was balanced, the books did make out nicely with a Ravens cover versus the Kansas City Chiefs.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Dec/09/2018

Bookmaking Solutions Arizona

Bookmaking Solutions Arizona

Bookmaking solutions are readily available to those living in the state of Arizona.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/08/2018

Bookmaking Solutions Arkansas

Bookmaking Solutions Arkansas

Bookmaking solutions are readily available to those living in the state of Arkansas.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/08/2018

Bookmaking Solutions Alaska

Bookmaking Solutions Alaska

Bookmaking solutions are readily available to those living in the state of Alaska.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/08/2018

Bookmaking Solutions Alabama

Bookmaking Solutions Alabama

Bookmaking solutions are readily available to those living in the great state of Alabama.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/08/2018

Bookmaking Solutions Texas

Bookmaking solutions are readily available to those living in the great state of Texas.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/08/2018

Can I Start an Online Sportsbook From Minnesota?

Wanna start an online sportsbook from the state of Minnesota

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Dec/07/2018

Can I Start an Online Sportsbook From Colorado, Utah, New Mexico?

 Can I Start an Online Sportsbook From Colorado, Utah, New Mexico?

Wanna start an online sportsbook from the states of Colorado, New Mexico and Utah

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Dec/06/2018

Can I Start an Online Sportsbook From Arizona?

Can I Start an Online Sportsbook From Arizona?

Wanna start an online sportsbook from the state of Arizona?  The US Supreme Court has abolished decades old prohibition of sports betting, however, each state much change its own laws to allow the activity.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, Dec/06/2018

Thunderpick Targets US eSports Market with Unique Social Betting Platform

Thunderpick Targets US eSports Market with Unique Social Betting Platform

eSports betting operator Thunderpick is looking to bring its unique social betting platform to the United States after the removal of regulatory obstacles earlier this year.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/06/2018

The Cons of Using Bitcoin to Play Online Poker (Part V)

The Cons of Using Bitcoin to Play Online Poker (Part V)

In this article we look at the cons of using Bitcoin to make deposits and play real money poker online.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/04/2018

The Pros of Using Bitcoin to Play Online Poker (Part IV)

The Pros of Using Bitcoin to Play Online Poker (Part IV)

In this article we look at the pros of using Bitcoin to make deposits and play real money poker online.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/04/2018

Pay Per Head Sportsbook Demo

Pay Per Head Sportsbook Demo

A pay per head sportsbook service allows people to become bookies and accept action on various sports.

Submitted by Guest on, Dec/04/2018

FanDuel Alabama 2019 Championship Win Bets Paid Out ....Before Actually Winning

FanDuel Alabama 2019 Championship Win Bets Paid Out ....Before Actually Winning

Roll in dough, Tide!  FanDuel sportsbook is paying out bets from people who picked Alabama to win the college football national championship — over a month before the game will be played.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/04/2018

High Roller Factory Acquires Kasino Curt and Hires a Finnish Reality TV Star to Promote it

Jasmine Tukiainen is excited to start her new job on International Dice Day.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/04/2018

ESPN: What Legalized Sports Betting in USA Means for Offshore Books

ESPN: What Legalized Sports Betting in USA Means for Offshore Books

ESPN featured a story Monday on the fate of offshore sports betting now that individual states have begun allowing sportsbook businesses. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/03/2018

PokerStars Coming to PA

PokerStars Coming to PA

Online poker is set to go live in the state of Pennsylvania and the world's largest real money site, PokerStars, has finally been granted permission to operate in the Keystone State.

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/03/2018

Your Bookie Deserves a Lump of Coal This Christmas

Your Bookie Deserves a Lump of Coal This Christmas

This Sunday was a brutal day for sports bettors as big public favorites all fell short.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, Dec/03/2018

Kansas Lawmakers Talk Sports Betting

Kansas Lawmakers Talk Sports Betting

Kansas lawmakers will get a crash course in sports gambling this week as they consider how to capitalize on a U.S. Supreme Court ruling in May that lifted a federal ban on it.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Dec/02/2018

Bookies Make Minced Meat of Bettors Early With Three Big Wins

Bookies Make Minced Meat of Bettors Early With Three Big Wins

Three favorites lost outright Sunday and they just happened to have been the days three biggest exposures for the books.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Dec/02/2018

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Do Bookies Always Win?

Do Bookies Always Win?

When it comes to casinos or other gambling establishments, you've probably heard the saying "The house always wins".

The NFL: A Bookie's Best Friend (PremierPerHead Podcast)

The NFL: A Bookie's Best Friend (PremierPerHead Podcast)

With the 2018 holiday season upon us, seasonal shoppers jump head first into the gift buying frenzy that marks this popular time of year.

Philadelphia Sportsbook Opens for Business

Philadelphia Sportsbook Opens for Business But Players Must Pay 34 Percent Tax

Players are likely to be taxed higher than most other states with PA players looking to shell out 34% of winnings