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PointsBet vs BetAmerica 2021

Is BetAmerica better than PointsBet? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, PointsBet is better than BetAmerica . PointsBet is going to be a game-changer for U.S. sports betting. The sportsbook combines traditional sports betting with a unique and, honestly, thrilling way to wager — points betting. With points betting your potential earnings (and losses) are multiplied by how many points you won or lost your bet. PointsBet is currently the only sportsbook in the U.S. that offers this twist on betting.


Ratings

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Overall 5 3.5
Sports & Bets Offered 5 3.5
Odds 4 4
Live Betting 3.5 4
Mobile Betting 5 4
Education 4.5 3

State Availability

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Colorado
Yes No
Illinois
Yes No
Indiana
Yes Yes
Iowa
Yes No
Michigan
Yes No
Nevada
No No
New Jersey
Yes Yes
New Hampshire
No No
Pennsylvania
No Yes
Tennessee
No No
West Virginia
No No
Virginia
No No

Sports Offered

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Total Sports Offered
18 15
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes No
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
Yes Yes
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
Horse Racing
No Yes
MMA (UFC)
Yes Yes
Motor Sports (NASCAR)
Yes No
Rugby (League)
No No
Rugby (Union)
Yes Yes
Soccer (EPL)
Yes Yes
Soccer (Premier League)
Yes Yes
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No

Odds Comparison

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
NFL Moneyline
Below Average Above Average
NFL Spread
Good Average
NFL Total
Average Below Average
NBA Moneyline
Average Below Avereage
NBA Spread
Best Average
NBA Total
Average Average
NHL Moneyline
Below Average Average
NHL Spread
Average Above Average
NHL Total
Good Average
Soccer Moneyline
Below Average Average
NCAAF Moneyline
Average Average
NCAAB Moneyline
Average Good
Odds 4 4

Bets Offered

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Cash Out Feature
Yes Yes
Futures
Yes Yes
Moneyline
Yes Yes
Parlay
Yes Yes
Props
Yes Yes
Reverse
No No
Round Robin
Yes Yes
Spread
Yes Yes
Teaser
Yes Yes
Total (Over/Under)
Yes Yes

Live Betting

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Baseball
Yes Yes
Basketball
Yes Yes
Cricket
No Yes
Football
Yes Yes
Golf
Yes No
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
Yes No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
Yes No

Education and Research

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Articles/News
Yes Yes
Explanation of Bets
Yes Yes
Glossary
Yes No
Team Statistics
No Yes
Players Statistics
No No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No

Banking - Deposits

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Minimum Deposit
$5 $1
Total Deposit Methods
4 7
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/Varies $1/Varies
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies $10/Varies
PayPal
No Yes
Deposit - Debit/Credit Card
Yes Yes
Deposit - Online Bank Transfer (ACH)
Yes Yes

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Minimum Withdrawal
None Listed $1
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 6
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies $1/Varies
Withdrawal - Online Bank Transfer (ACH)
Yes Yes
Withdrawal - PayPal
Yes Yes
Withdrawal - Prepaid Gift Card
Yes No

Customer Service

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes Yes
Phone Support
No Yes

Mobile Betting

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
The Moneyline.com team spent months and hundreds of hours assessing different sportsbooks for betting on sports online in the US. In total, 150 individual variables were assessed. For this review, we will compare BetAmerica vs PointsBet.

Is BetAmerica or PointsBet better for beginners?
PointsBet is better for first-time bettors than BetAmerica . PointsBet provides bettors Articles/News, Explanation of Bets and Glossary.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: BetAmerica or PointsBet?
To give each sportsbook an odds rating over 10,000 data points from over 1,000 games across 23 sportsbooks were collected. We assessed spread, moneyline, and total odds to provide a single star rating for odds. Both BetAmerica and PointsBet share a rating of 4.00 stars. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does BetAmerica or PointsBet offer a wider range of sports and bets?
BetAmerica trails PointsBet by 3 total sports offered, with PointsBet offering 18 and BetAmerica offering 15. offers bettors access to Moneyline, Spread, Parlay, Props, Futures and Total (Over/Under) bets. BetAmerica alongside PointsBet offer the early cash out feature. Early cash outs are when a sportsbook allows bettors to cash in a ticket before the game ends to secure a win or minimize a loss.

What about BetAmerica vs PointsBet customer support?
offers bettors Email Support and Live Chat Support. Email support usually replies within 48 hours, while live chat support is instant.

Overall winner: PointsBet

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