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The Joys of Novelty Betting

The days when you could only place a wager on a sporting event or get involved in a traditional gambling game are well and truly over. This is the age of novelty betting. Threatened by online betting sites, bookies across the world have had to come up with new

Betting penalties are too lenient

“It is vitally important that players are aware of the rules and regulations concerning betting. As a professional player in Scotland you MUST adhere to the rules as set by the Scottish Football Association. For avoidance of doubt, players should note that this prohibits betting on ANY football match,

Bingham charged for betting on matches

Snooker Stuart Bingham, the former world champion, has been charged after admitting betting on matches.

Tennis umpires banned over betting scams

Two umpires have been banned and four others are under investigation for allegedly taking bribes to manipulate scores in tennis matches.

Travel tips: Walk in Cornwall and take a Game of Thrones themed break

Walk and stay in Cornwall

Review: Nokia E63 smartphone

A good alternative to the BlackBerry for business travellers with desktop file sync support

Ways to fight back against the new online scammers

The fraudsters want access to your bank details. Here are the steps to take if you are targeted

The six ways to be richer and more secure in 2017

We outline the things you can’t afford to overlook, from keeping your passwords safe to starting a portfolio

Who said our job is not to make profits? Bah humbug!

I fear the symbol of Christmas this year for many companies should not be Santa Claus, but Ebenezer Scrooge. All sorts of industries are experiencing the worst margin squeeze for more than a decade. In such circumstances, I believe the only approach is to bear down on costs with

I won the lottery, but £15 won’t change my life

Thousands of people have become the latest to find they were unlucky when they won the national lottery.