All the sports knowledge and background research in the world is worthless if you’re not aware of the inherent biases and natural human tendencies that often lead bettors down the wrong path.
Sportsbooks exploit human psychology to take advantage of square bettors, which is why it’s crucial to develop a betting strategy that helps you make a rational wager every time.
Each article in SBD’s Betting Psychology Series breaks down a different psychological tendency that’s certain to affect your decision-making process when considering a sports bet. So, it’s time for a little science lesson. Your bankroll will thank you in the long run.
Betting Psychology Top Guides
All Betting Psychology Articles
- The Gambler's Fallacy Can Help Us
- The Availability Heuristic
- The Green Lumber Problem
- Avoiding the Gambler's Fallacy
- The Hindsight Bias
- Confirmation Bias & Sports Betting
- The Hot Hand Fallacy & Sports Betting
- Sunk Cost Fallacy