What’s on offer
Although a relatively new company, set up only since 1988, Paddy Power have fast built up a reputation in being one of the fairest bookmakers in the business. Known for their quite peculiar special offers as well as getting a player to change his name by deed poll to Paddy Power during the 2007 Rugby World Cup, Paddy Power will never be known as a boring shy company. It only supports accounts in two currencies, this being pounds and euros and is very respected in the UK and Ireland as well as throughout Europe.
With Paddy Power online bettingyou can bet on a wide range of sports and current affairs in the world. Considering they are an Irish company you can obviously bet on the GAA as well as Football, Motor Racing and Netball to name a few. Odds can be viewed in both decimal and fractional form, depending on the users preferences.
The online Paddy Power site is very user friendly and easy to use through the navigational menus. They also have a live in play console allowing you to bet on action as it happens, a ‘watch live’ feature where you can view events from all around the world right at your computer screen as well as a form guide which means you can check up on who your betting on to improve your chances of winning.
Paddy Power offer a £50 free bet when opening a new account. Just place a bet on your next selection to the value of up to £50 free your free bet will then appear on your betting slip. It’s as simple as that. Qualifying bets must be placed at odds of 1/2 or greater, this also applies for combined odds on multiples.
One of the main advantages of betting with Paddy Power is that they offer very generous money back specials. This means that even if your bet doesn’t win, you could still get your money back if a specified event occurs. Also they offer justice payouts. They do this when they feel that the result was unfair and they give people there money back or pay them their winnings.
In terms of support Paddy Power offer a 24/7 customer service phone line for any of your betting or general queries. They also offer an email service as well and all details can be found under the help tab on the main screen.
Paddy Power makes banking simple, which is what you would expect from such a respected brand in the gaming industry. Customers can use the following methods when depositing money: Moneybookers, Paypal, Credit Cards, Debit Cards. Cheques and Bank Transfer. Also customers can also put money into their online poker account at any paddy power betting shop in the country. Because of this, banking couldn’t be simpler. There is a minimum cash deposit of £10 when transferring funds onto your account.