Previews & Blogs
Howtobet4free's writers will be previewing major events this summer and blogging the big talking points. Plus check out our archive for the very best of last season's Football.
Most Recent Previews
Spreadex New Customer Offer - Changes
Spreadex are one of the biggest players in the spread betting vertical. Howtobet4free give you what you nee… read more
The Bookmakers – from the High Street to Online
The bookmaking industry has undergone major changes in the last few decades. Howtobet4free look into what i… read more
British Open 2015 betting preview – who shall come out on top at St Andrews?
The 144th British Open is taking place at St Andrews for 2015, with Rory McIlroy injured, the crowd will be… read more
Ashes 2nd Test - Betting Preview
After England’s remarkable 169 run victory at Cardiff in the First Test, the Ashes road show rumbles onto t… read more
The Ashes - Second Test
The Second Ashes Test is set to begin on Thursday morning, as England and Australia once again lock horns a… read more
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Beginners Betting Guide
Our guide explains how to setup an online betting account. Providing details, choosing a log-in, deposits/withdrawals and contacting a… read more
Accumulator Betting Guide
Our guide introduces accumulator bets, explains how they work and are setup, discusses why they are popular and also includes key defi… read more
Multiples Betting Guide
Our guide introduces multiples betting and explains how the bets are setup to give a range of payouts meaning a fairer return. We also… read more
Spread Betting Guide
Our guide gives an overview of spread betting and how it works. We mention some example markets, show how these are presented and also… read more
In-Play Betting Guide
Our in play betting guide explains how betting works on live matches, shows how odds change, explores some main markets and looks at i… read more
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