Sam is a professional gambler turned entrepreneur. He has started more than 30 businesses with some successes and many more failures.
Here you can find diaries and how-to guides so you can learn from what worked and avoid Sam’s mistakes.
The odds you get at a bookmaker represent the chance of your bet winning. And sometimes, just sometimes, the bookies get it wrong allowing smart punters to get great value. This is the essence of value betting. Value betting was the final and most profitable step of...read more
Hello and welcome back to another monthly report. Last month I complained that I spent too much times playing video games and not enough working. Well I ended up doing almost exactly the same number of hours of work this month - 44% of my target of my target of 165....read more
Every couple of weeks for the last year, we have welcomed paying guests into our home. Emma, my wife, cooks us a delicious three-course meal. And we all sit around a table together, eating, drinking and chatting. What I have just described is a business known as a...read more
This article is aimed at people who have at least a basic understanding of sportsbook arbitrage. If you’re new to advantage play gambling be sure to check out this introductory article on matched betting before diving into the more complex world of arbing software. I...read more
Have you ever heard a about any of the legendary eBay millionaires? One of a select group of people who would cram their houses full of bits and bobs that they bought cheaply and are selling for a profit on Ebay. Turning junk into cold hard cash. Well, Amazon is the...read more
Hello and welcome back to another monthly report. I hope you have had a good January! Fully refreshed and motivated after Christmas. Here at Priestley Towers it started well. I hit the ground running with my New Year Resolutions. Excited and determined to be a...read more
Here is a truth that most 'gurus' don't want you to know. Everything you need to know to start an Amazon FBA business can be found online for free. There are no secrets hidden behind expensive courses, and they are not going to garuntee you succeed. But that doesn't...read more
In this Oddsmonkey review, I will take a look at how useful Oddsmonkey is to a matched better. Ask if it's worth the money, and compare it to its competition. Oddsmonkey has always been a big name in the matched betting community. It is almost 10 years old I have been...read more
Another year has shot by and I've been spending my Christmas doing what I do best - sitting around thinking. Thinking back on how the year has gone. The mistakes I've made, the opportunities I've grabbed. And thinking about the future. I left 2017 very excited. The...read more
Normally I write about successful businesses we have created. Well, today is slightly different. Today I’m writing about a business we failed to even start. This following post is from November 2015 and I am reposting it as it is still very relevant and was the...read more
Most people who try to start an online business fail. Why? They'll tell you the market is too saturated, or no one liked their content. But that's not the real reason Most people fail at online business because it is too easy I have started quite a few different...read more
If you're like my friends and family, then you are probably struggling to think of good Christmas presents for entrepreneurs in your life that don't cost a bomb. Don't worry! There are a lot of really useful and inexpensive gifts you can get. So here are the best....read more