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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

Bonuses

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Risk-Free Bet
Yes No
Daily Odds Boosts
Yes Yes
Average seasonal promotions
3 4
WelcomeOffer
Up to $2,000 in Risk-Free Bets $50 Free Bet

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
Debit/Credit Card
Yes Yes
Online Bank Transfer
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
Online Bank Transfer
Yes Yes
PayPal
Yes Yes
Prepaid Gift Card
Yes No

Bets Offered

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

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

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

Casino

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Online Casino
Yes Yes
Online Slot Machines
12 350
Online Blackjack
Yes Yes
Online Roulette
Yes Yes
Online Virtual Poker
Yes Yes
Poker
No No

Education and Research

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
News
Yes Yes
Explains Common Bets
Yes Yes
Glossary
Yes No
Team Statistics
No Yes
Player Statistics
No No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No

Mobile Betting

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes

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
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.

What states is BetAmerica legal in? What states is PointsBet legal in?
PointsBet is regulated in Michigan, Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Illinois and New Jersey. BetAmerica is regulated in Indiana, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

What type of new customer bonus does each sportsbook offer?
PointsBet offers a Up to $2,000 in Risk-Free Bets to new customers while BetAmerica provides a $50 Free Bet.

Is BetAmerica or PointsBet easier to deposit money at?
BetAmerica allow you to deposit money in 7 different ways, PointsBet only has 4 different deposit methods. Both BetAmerica and PointsBet allow you to make Debit/Credit Card, PayPal and Online Bank Transfer deposits. BetAmerica has a minimum deposit of $1 PointsBet has a minimum deposit of $5.

Is BetAmerica or PointsBet easier to withdraw money at?
BetAmerica has 6 withdraw methods while PointsBet has 2. Both BetAmerica and PointsBet have Online Bank Transfer and PayPal withdrawals.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: BetAmerica or PointsBet?
To score Odds, Moneyline.com gathered data from 20 sportsbooks over five months. For our 2021 Sportsbook Review, over 34,000 data points were collected for spread, moneyline, and over/under (bets). 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?
PointsBet boasts an offering of 18 available sports compared to BetAmerica 's 15 available sports. PointsBet offers Football (NFL), Basketball (NBA), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC), Golf, Tennis and Motor Sports (NASCAR) while BetAmerica offers Football (NFL), Basketball (NCAA), Football (NCAA), Baseball (MLB), MMA (UFC) and Tennis.

Both BetAmerica and PointsBet offer Moneyline, Spread, Total (Over/Under), Parlay and Prop 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?
PointsBet offers bettors Email Support and Live Chat Support. BetAmerica offers bettors Email Support, Live Chat Support and Phone Support. Email support usually replies within 48 hours, while live chat support is instant.

Overall winner: PointsBet

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