Welcome to Betfair Free Bet Matched Betting Tutorial

Betfair offer a Horse Racing Free Bet to all existing customers: Back a winner at SP odds of 3/1 or greater in any race live on ITV to receive a free bet to the same value of your stake up to €/£25.

The promotion is available only to players in United Kingdom, Ireland and Spain.

Free Bet promotions are for existing customers only. Make sure you have already completed the sign up offer for Betfair before proceeding with any Existing Customer promotions.

Customers aged 18+ only. Terms and conditions apply.

Matched Betting Subscription Services

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Log Into Your Betfair and Betting Exchange Accounts

Top up your betting account balance, if needed, using your preferred payment method and then it's time to convert your Free Bet promotion into easy cash.

Betfair Account

If you don't have an account with Betfair yet, click here to open one and make an initial deposit using your preferred payment method.

Once you've activated your Betfair account, log in and change your odds display to decimal for easy comparison with the betting exchange odds.

If you have received an email with a promotional code, make sure to enter it in the member section of your Betfair account.

Betting Exchange Accounts

If you are just starting out choose Betfair, then as your bankroll increases open at least another one between Matchbook, Smarkets or Betdaq.

  • Betfair
  • Matchbook
  • Smarkets
  • Betdaq

For the beginner offers, we recommend you deposit around £200, although you can get away with as little as £60-80 doing one offer at the time.