While most people are familiar with the term “sport betting,” what are the distinctions between sports betting and book-making for sports? Payouts for sports betting were traditionally dependent on the outcome of the game. However, after Congress enacted PASPA in 1992, both in-person and online sports betting were banned in most states with the exception of Nevada. Apps for betting on sports however are digital clearinghouses and take bets and make payments electronically. Here are some examples of differences between traditional betting on sports and betting on sports apps.

Sports betting in Iowa is legal from the year 2019. Online operators pay a licensing fee and taxes. The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission oversees online sport betting operations. Michigan allows betting on sports at retail casinos within the state but not online. The state’s sports betting program was launched in March 2020, which was just prior to the Coronavirus Pandemic. ปั่นบาคาร่า is another state that has dabbled in the field of sports betting, but it hasn’t fully embraced betting on mobile devices.