BetAmerica vs Golden Nugget 2020

Is BetAmerica better than Golden Nugget? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, BetAmerica is better than Golden Nugget. 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 Golden Nugget
Overall 4 3.5
Sports Offered 4 4
Bets Offered 3.5 3.5
Odds 4 4.5
Banking Options and Fees 4 5
Live Betting 3.5 4
Mobile Betting 4.5 4
Customer Service 4 4
Education and Research 3.5 2
Reputation 3.5 3.5
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Sports Offered

Feature BetAmerica Golden Nugget
Total Sports Offered
15 16
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
No No
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
Yes No
Football (NFL)
Yes No
Football (NCAA)
Yes No
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
MMA (UFC)
Yes Yes
Motor Sports (NASCAR)
No 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 Yes
Volleyball
No No

Odds Comparison

Feature BetAmerica Golden Nugget
NFL Moneyline
6th 7th
NFL Spread
Average spread odds are -110 per side Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
NBA Moneyline
14th 16th
NBA Spread
Average spread odds are -110 per side Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
MLB Moneyline
4th 5th
MLB Spread
11th 9th
NHL Moneyline
12th 18th
NHL Spread
8th 8th
Soccer Moneyline
10th 12th
NCAAF Moneyline
11th 9th
NCAAF Spread
Average spread odds are -110 per side Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
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Bets Offered

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

Live Betting

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

Education and Research

Feature BetAmerica Golden Nugget
Articles/News
No No
Explanation of Bets
Yes No
Glossary
No Yes
Statistics (Teams)
Yes Yes
Statistics (Players)
No No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No

Banking - Deposits

Feature BetAmerica Golden Nugget
Total Deposit Methods
7 9
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$1/Varies $20/$25,000
PayPal
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$10/Varies $10/$1500

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature BetAmerica Golden Nugget
Total Withdrawal Methods
6 8
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
No No
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
No Yes
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
Checks N/A $10/N/A
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$0.01/Varies $10/N/A

Customer Service

Feature BetAmerica Golden Nugget
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes Yes
Phone Support
Yes Yes

Mobile Betting

Feature BetAmerica Golden Nugget
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
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 Golden Nugget.

To start this comparison, first, we will look at the regulation status of each sportsbook. Both BetAmerica and Golden Nugget are US regulated sportbooks. Next, let's take a look at the odds offered by each book. It's important to note that data points from over 1,400 games across 17 sportsbooks was collected. We assessed spread, moneyline, and total odds to provide a single star rating for odds. Golden Nugget's score is 4.50 stars versus BetAmerica 's 4.00 stars.

Odds aside, we can now turn our focus to what types of bets and features are available to bettors. The number of sports offered is certainly at the top of the list, and Golden Nugget boasts an offering of 16 available sports compared to BetAmerica 's 15 available sports. Looking at features, early cash outs, live match tracking and the option to bank with PayPal are all popular amongst bettors. 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. BetAmerica has the early cash out feature, Golden Nugget doesn't. BetAmerica has a live match tracker, Golden Nugget doesn't. Both BetAmerica and Golden Nugget offer PayPal deposits and withdrawals. Finally, having access to education is always important for first-time bettors. BetAmerica offers education explaining how to bet, while Golden Nugget does not.

Overall, between BetAmerica and Golden Nugget, BetAmerica is the winner.

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