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    warriorfan707
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    How much of a bankroll do you think you need to start with to bet pro?




    Minimum. And what do you think would be good bankroll management.

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    $50K with wagers between 1%-3% of total bankroll ($500-$1,500) with the maximum wager being 5% ($2,500)

    That's what I started with 6 years ago and it was enough to get through the downtimes.

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    warriorfan707
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    Ok well I don't have that kind of roll.

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    anyone on sbr with the name warrior in their name...fifty million...

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    I agree with VegasInsider. If you have less of a bankroll, keep the percentage guidelines and just roll back the amount of the bets according to your total bankroll.

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    Quote Originally Posted by G's pks View Post
    anyone on sbr with the name warrior in their name...fifty million...

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    Quote Originally Posted by LLXC View Post

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    Quote Originally Posted by VegasInsider View Post
    $50K with wagers between 1%-3% of total bankroll ($500-$1,500) with the maximum wager being 5% ($2,500)

    That's what I started with 6 years ago and it was enough to get through the downtimes.
    Roughly what he said.

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    at least 10 dollars

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    Enough so that you could live off of 3% ROI.

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    Quote Originally Posted by IrishTim View Post
    Enough so that you could live off of 3% ROI.
    i agree with timmy here.

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    Quote Originally Posted by IrishTim View Post
    Enough so that you could live off of 3% ROI.
    i agree with timmy here.

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    depends if you can bet props and are eligible for most bonuses maybe not that much, but if you only bet sides should be at least 40k

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    Quote Originally Posted by VegasInsider View Post
    $50K with wagers between 1%-3% of total bankroll ($500-$1,500) with the maximum wager being 5% ($2,500)

    That's what I started with 6 years ago and it was enough to get through the downtimes.
    If you have access to Exchanges like Betfair and can learn the art of trading, you could bet a bigger percentage of your bankroll with minimum risk.

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    Assuming you were looking to fully live on your roll.

    If your monthly expenses were ~1600 (bills,food,etc)

    To make 400 a week safely you would need at least a 10k roll where if you can make 4% a week and cash out then you could "do it" but regardless this is no great standard of living.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VegasInsider View Post
    $50K with wagers between 1%-3% of total bankroll ($500-$1,500) with the maximum wager being 5% ($2,500)

    That's what I started with 6 years ago and it was enough to get through the downtimes.
    This is Excellent advice!! This is BARE MINIMUM to be a pro!

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    Quote Originally Posted by warriorfan707 View Post



    Minimum. And what do you think would be good bankroll management.
    How long are you willing to wait? 1,2,3 years to withdraw?

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    Also, it takes a lot more if you scalp

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    Quote Originally Posted by IrishTim View Post
    Enough so that you could live off of 3% ROI.
    Quote Originally Posted by ZetaPsi808 View Post
    i agree with timmy here.
    I agree with these guys.

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