Archive for the ‘5dimes’ Category.

5Dimes Reaches Settlement with U.S. Government

September 30, 2020

As we reported earlier this month, 5Dimes sportsbook located in Costa Rica abruptly cut off customers originating from the United States. There was much speculation as to the reasoning behind this. It was also known that there had been a long-term gambling and money laundering investigation underway by the Feds. The owner of 5Dimes was […]

5Dimes Update – Leaving U.S. Market 2020

September 15, 2020

Last week we shared the news that long time industry heavyweight sportsbook 5dimes was withdrawing from the U.S. market. Since that time we have talked to many in the industry about this topic. Some are cynical and think that the sportsbook in folding while others believe this is the start of an attempt to enter […]

5Dimes to Withdraw from U.S. Market

September 9, 2020

The very popular online sportsbook 5Dimes announced this week that it will stop doing business with American residents later this month. They will stop taking deposits and sign-ups right away and customers have until September 25th to withdraw their funds. When contacted for comment 5Dimes said “We are relaunching the company into a better one […]

Suspects Arrested in Disappearance of Tony from 5Dimes

January 14, 2019

Updated: 9/16/19 As we reported back in October, the owner and operator of offshore sportsbook 5Dimes was kidnapped and feared dead. Since then, the information coming out of Costa Rica has been nil. Law enforcement there had asked the media to not release any information they were getting because the situation was fluid and they […]

The 5Dimes Sportsbook Situation

October 26, 2018

Updated 9/16/19 An online sportsbook located in Costa Rica and serving the North American market has been in the news recently. The owner and manager of the sportsbook was kidnapped and later found dead (reported then rescinded by Costa Rican news) after an apparent kidnap-for-ransom scheme gone wrong. The man’s name was William Sean Creighton. […]

YouWager Rated Top Sportsbook Again in 2018

April 11, 2018

This week we conducted a private poll with our readers to find which sportsbook they find to be their favorite. finished on top. Our in-house team also ranked sportsbooks on a scale of 1-5 and Youwager finished #1 We have combined the public feedback and our in-house ratings to create this list of top […]

Sportsbook Feedback Update

November 18, 2014

We receive feedback from customers of online sportsbooks from time to time. We usually write back and thank them for their feedback of information. If there is a complaint we try to help and if there is something very positive we try to verify that they are not a “troll” (a person that is on payroll […]

5 Dimes Sportsbook Expects to be Down Tonight

July 8, 2014

5dimes sportsbook is a large online sportsbook so anytime the site goes down there are many befuddled people. “We have made it a habit here at Sportsbook Advisor to try to inform our readership when we know a popular sportsbook will be down, for whatever reason.” says Scott Morris of SBA. The site is expected […]

5dimes Site Scheduled to be Down

June 3, 2013

Tomorrow 5dimes is scheduled to be offline for maintenance. Here is the exact letter posted to clients: IMPORTANT! Please be aware Tuesday, June 4th, during the first hours of the day, our systems will start to undergo scheduled maintenance with an expected downtime of approximately 3 hours. We hope our systems to be restored completely […]

NFL Conference MoneyLine Odds

January 8, 2013

Here are the current money line odds for NFL Conference Title from 5 dimes, a respected online sportsbook with an A rating on our website. With a payout of 8/1 and 10/1, we can see Houston and Baltimore being good value bets here.