BetAmerica vs BetMGM 2020

Is BetAmerica better than BetMGM? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, BetAmerica is better than BetMGM. Despite having a good mobile app and customer support, BetAmerica is just an above-average sportsbook competing with the best of the best.

Ratings

Feature BetAmerica BetMGM
Overall 4 3.5
Sports Offered 4 3.5
Bets Offered 3.5 3.5
Odds 4 2.5
Banking Options and Fees 4 4.5
Live Betting 3.5 4.5
Mobile Betting 4.5 4.5
Customer Service 4 3.5
Education and Research 3.5 0.5
Reputation 3.5 5

State Availability

Feature BetAmerica BetMGM
Legal in Iowa
No No
Legal in Indiana
Yes Yes
Legal in Nevada
No Yes
Legal in New Jersey
Yes Yes
Legal in Pennsylvania
Yes No
Legal in West Virginia
No Yes

Sports Offered

Feature BetAmerica BetMGM
Total Sports Offered
15 13
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
No Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes No
Darts
Yes No
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
MMA (UFC)
Yes Yes
Motor Sports (NASCAR)
No Yes
Rugby (League)
No Yes
Rugby (Union)
Yes Yes
Soccer (EPL)
Yes Yes
Soccer (Premier League)
Yes No
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No
Sports Offered 4 3.5

Odds Comparison

Feature BetAmerica BetMGM
NFL Moneyline
6th 11th
NFL Spread
Average spread odds are -110 per side Average spread odds are worse than -110
NBA Moneyline
14th 9th
NBA Spread
Average spread odds are -110 per side Average spread odds are worse than -110
MLB Moneyline
4th 1st
MLB Spread
11th 13th
NHL Moneyline
12th 8th
NHL Spread
8th 12th
Soccer Moneyline
10th 16th
NCAAF Moneyline
11th 12th
NCAAF Spread
Average spread odds are -110 per side Average spread odds are worse than -110
Odds 4 2.5

Bets Offered

Feature BetAmerica BetMGM
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
No Yes
Total (Over/Under)
Yes Yes
Bets Offered 3.5 3.5

Live Betting

Feature BetAmerica BetMGM
Baseball
Yes Yes
Basketball
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes No
Football
Yes Yes
Golf
No No
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
No No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
No Yes
Live Betting 3.5 4.5

Education and Research

Feature BetAmerica BetMGM
Articles/News
No Yes
Explanation of Bets
Yes No
Glossary
No No
Team Statistics
Yes No
Players Statistics
No No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No
Education and Research 3.5 0.5

Banking - Deposits

Feature BetAmerica BetMGM
Total Deposit Methods
7 8
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$1/Varies $0/Varies
PayPal
Yes No
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$10/Varies $10
Banking Options and Fees 4 4.5

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature BetAmerica BetMGM
Total Withdrawal Methods
6 6
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
No Yes
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
No Yes
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
Checks N/A $0/Varies
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$0.01/Varies $10
Banking Options and Fees 4 4.5

Customer Service

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

Mobile Betting

Feature BetAmerica BetMGM
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
Mobile Betting 4.5 4.5
The BettingBuck.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 BetMGM.

Is BetAmerica or BetMGM better for beginners?
BetAmerica is better for first-time bettors than BetMGM. BetAmerica provides bettors Explanation of Bets and Team Statistics.

Which sportsbook offers better odds: BetAmerica or BetMGM?
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. BetAmerica 's score is 4.00 stars versus BetMGM's 2.50 stars. The odds comparison table earlier in the page breaks down how both sportsbooks ranked in each sport.

Does BetAmerica or BetMGM offer a wider range of sports and bets?
BetMGM trails BetAmerica by 2 total sports offered, with BetAmerica offering 15 and BetMGM offering 13. BetMGM offers bettors access to Moneyline, Spread, Parlay, Props, Futures and Total (Over/Under) bets. BetAmerica has the early cash out feature, BetMGM 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 BetAmerica vs BetMGM customer 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, between BetAmerica and BetMGM, BetAmerica is the winner.

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