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PointsBet vs Betfred 2021

Is Betfred better than PointsBet? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, PointsBet is better than Betfred. 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 Betfred
Overall 5 3
Sports & Bets Offered 5 3.5
Odds 4 3
Live Betting 3.5 3.5
Mobile Betting 5 3
Education 4.5 1

State Availability

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

Sports Offered

Feature PointsBet Betfred
Total Sports Offered
18 11
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes No
Cycling
Yes No
Darts
Yes No
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
Horse Racing
No No
MMA (UFC)
Yes Yes
Motor Sports (NASCAR)
Yes Yes
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 No
Volleyball
No No

Odds Comparison

Feature PointsBet Betfred
NFL Moneyline
Below Average Below Average
NFL Spread
Good Average
NFL Total
Average Average
NBA Moneyline
Average Average
NBA Spread
Best Average
NBA Total
Average Below Average
NHL Moneyline
Below Average Average
NHL Spread
Average Average
NHL Total
Good Below Average
Soccer Moneyline
Below Average N/A
NCAAF Moneyline
Average Good
NCAAB Moneyline
Average Average
Odds 4 3

Bets Offered

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

Live Betting

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

Education and Research

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

Banking - Deposits

Feature PointsBet Betfred
Minimum Deposit
$5 N/A
Total Deposit Methods
4 5
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/Varies N/A
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies N/A
PayPal
No No
Deposit - Debit/Credit Card
Yes Yes
Deposit - Online Bank Transfer (ACH)
Yes Yes

Banking - Withdrawals

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

Customer Service

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

Mobile Betting

Feature PointsBet Betfred
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 Betfred vs PointsBet.

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

Which sportsbook offers better odds: Betfred 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. PointsBet's score is 4.00 stars versus Betfred's 3.00 stars. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does Betfred or PointsBet offer a wider range of sports and bets?
Betfred trails PointsBet by 7 total sports offered, with PointsBet offering 18 and Betfred offering 11. offers bettors access to Moneyline, Spread, Parlay, Props, Futures and Total (Over/Under) bets. PointsBet has the early cash out feature, Betfred doesn't. 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 Betfred 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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