How to Calculate Your Savings Rate!

Posted in Blog, Financial Independence, Musings on 8th July 2020

On top of earning extra to fully Escape the Rat Race you need to invest your money so that you can build up a pot of money you can live off, this is why you need to know how to calculate your savings rate. Therefore this post is going to go down a slightly different path to the usual posts and instead focus on how much money you will need to retire early and how Read More »

How to make £1000 a month!

Posted in Blog, Matched Betting, Musings on 7th July 2020

Pile of Money

The truthful guide on how to make £1000 a month online, including what not to do.

What is No Risk Matched Betting?

Posted in Blog, Matched Betting, Musings on 18th June 2020

So what is “no risk matched betting”. Firstly let me explain what it isn’t. It is not a get rich quick scheme. It not a pyramid scheme, where I ask you to recruit 10 of your friends to push a miracle mixture that I have made in China…oh yea, these have been rebranded Multi Level Marketing. Even with the new name they are still a scammy pyramid. I have a particular hatred for both get Read More »

With this one simple trick, learn how to never lose a bet again!

Posted in Musings on 18th June 2020

At it's heart that is what matched betting is. We put the odds in our favour, we use maths to make sure we always come out on top. We beat the bookies 100% of the time. But not everyone can do it! Most reading this will ignore it. A lot will think it's a scam! Some will believe it is going to take hard work and they would rather waste their time scrolling Facebook. Are Read More »

What Sexism Actually Looks Like!

Posted in Musings on 27th June 2018


Vicki Sparks made her debut commentating on the men's Portugal vs Morocco football game. Since then our news seems to be filled with "sexist men don't want a female to commentate on the men's game". They may not spell it out as clearly but that is what so many news reports have been saying. Here's one such example as when an opinion is made he get's called a sexist pig: So let's get down to Read More »

The Lazy Students way to Make an Income

Posted in Blog, Matched Betting, Musings on 14th June 2018

Earn money with oddsmonkey

Today I interviewed Sam Hatton. Who up until last month had no idea what matched betting was. He was introduced to this blog from a classmate and ended up having a really good first month. After reaching out to me I decided to have a brief interview with him to see how he did this. Welcome Sam, still a newbie but you have now completed your first 30 days of becoming a matched bettor how Read More »

Escaping the 9 to 5!

Posted in Blog, Musings on 14th June 2018

escaping the 9 to 5

You have probable heard of the fabled Nomad lifestyle. For those who haven't it is the ability to work from anywhere with only a laptop and an internet connection. Making money from your bedroom or a beach. But how realistic is this dream?   Let's dispel some myths! It's easy. Yes it is after you have found your path but at the beginning it is not. A lot of sites hype up the ability to Read More »

How one Mum makes £3000 a month from home! Is matched betting perfect for the stay at home mum?

Posted in Blog, Musings on 29th May 2018

I was linked to a story today written about a woman called Emma Drew. In the article it is claimed part of her overall profit is made from matched betting,  It is claimed in there she makes between £50-80 a day from an hours worth of matched betting. At the bottom end of £50 that is £1500 a month just through matched betting. At £80 that is £2400. This really got me thinking, is matched Read More »

Just started Matched Betting, where to begin?

Posted in Blog, Musings on 16th May 2018

Once you have joined Oddsmonkey (not got an account yet click here) your first tutorial will be introducing you to how to make your first profit with further guides on how to make, roughly, your first £1000-1500. So with out rehashing all of that information I wanted to share my strategy into how to turn that first £1,000 into a recurring monthly amount. Build up your Bank When starting it is so tempting to spend all the Read More »

Why I started this blog!

Posted in Blog, Musings on 11th May 2018

So apart from my dislike for bookies, why the hell am I sharing my secrets with you lot. Does seem a bit daft and short sighted of me to do this, I'm putting myself directly in the bookies sites. The only thing they hate more than people taking value from them, is someone teaching other people how to do it. I know they're trying to figure out who I am and how they can find Read More »