PointsBet vs BetAmerica 2020

Is BetAmerica better than PointsBet? After scoring sportsbooks on over 100 different variables, PointsBet is better than BetAmerica . PointsBet combines traditional sports betting with the new and exciting PointsBetting to offer one of the best sportsbooks in the United States and Australia, despite a sub-par live betting menu.

Ratings

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Overall 4.5 4
Sports Offered 4 4
Bets Offered 5 3.5
Odds 4.5 4
Banking Options and Fees 4 4
Live Betting 3 3.5
Mobile Betting 4 4.5
Customer Service 3.5 4
Education and Research 4 3.5
Reputation 4.5 3.5
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State Availability

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

Sports Offered

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Total Sports Offered
16 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
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

Odds Comparison

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
NFL Moneyline
8th 6th
NFL Spread
Average spread odds are better than -110 per side Average spread odds are -110 per side
NBA Moneyline
11th 14th
NBA Spread
Average spread odds are better than -110 per side Average spread odds are -110 per side
MLB Moneyline
14th 4th
MLB Spread
7th 11th
NHL Moneyline
7th 12th
NHL Spread
6th 8th
Soccer Moneyline
19th 10th
NCAAF Moneyline
5th 11th
NCAAF Spread
Average spread odds are -110 per side Average spread odds are -110 per side

Bets Offered

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

Live Betting

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

Education and Research

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

Banking - Deposits

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Total Deposit Methods
4 7
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/Varies $1/Varies
PayPal
No Yes
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$10/Varies

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 6
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
Yes No
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
Yes No
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$5/Varies Checks N/A
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$0.01/Varies

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

Mobile Betting

Feature PointsBet BetAmerica
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 PointsBet.

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

Which sportsbook offers better odds: BetAmerica 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 4.50 stars versus BetAmerica 's 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 takes bets on 16 sports while BetAmerica takes bets on 15 sports, a difference of 1 sports. PointsBet offers bettors access to Moneyline, Spread, Parlay, Props, Futures and Total (Over/Under) bets. BetAmerica and PointsBet both offer early cash outs. 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?
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 PointsBet, PointsBet is the winner.

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