" I bet it snows tomorrow!" " I bet the Yankees take the Series this year" I bet....everyone has at one point or another has made a wager; small and insignificant like a change in weather or something bigger like a couple of hundred bucks on a football game.
It has been said that of the three roads to ruin that it was the quickest. George Washington called it "the father of mischief" and it's a big part of Tony Soprano's business. So what exactly is "it"? The answer is gambling.
Gambling is the wagering of money or something of material value (referred to as "the stakes") on an event with an uncertain outcome with the primary intent of winning additional money and/or material goods. Typically, the outcome of the wager is evident within a short period.
We bet on sporting events, football, baseball, the NBA, sumo wrestling, filipino cock fights; pretty much if there's a ball, kick, punch or foul you can put your money on it. We bet in casinos: card games and slot machines, we bet on the horses, on the dogs and even when you buy your lottery ticket!
Most people who gamble for leisure don't really make that much money out of it. Sure once in a blue moon you strike it lucky and you may take home a few hundred bucks after a big win of your home team.
Have you ever thought....can I make good money from gambling? Do people actually make a living beating the odds and beating the house? Well the simple answer is yes. There are a lot of people who make real money making bets. You just have to know a few insider tricks, remember not to bet more than you can afford to lose and of course remember...the house always wins!
I will give you information on ways to get a hold of some of these insider tricks, whether your interest be on sports bets, betting on the horses, improving your odds at the cards table and even improving your chance at winning bigger at the lottery.
Betting is simply a matter of statistics; odds and probabilities. You don't have to be a Harvard math whiz to understand the rules, you just need the Harvard math whiz to tell you how he beats the odds every single time!