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If you are passionate about sports and you like placing bets in your free time, you should definitely try placing an accumulator bet. In this article we will explain all there is to know about Paddy Power accumulator bets (or acca). If you want more thrill and chance at a bigger payout, continue reading, you will surely be intrigued.
The most popular sports you can place accumulator bets on are: football, tennis, horse racing are among the top ones.
How can I place an accumulator bet with Paddy Power?
Before we go into details of placing an accumulator bet, let’s see what an accumulator actually is. Lately, it is one of the most popular ways of betting. It’s a multiple bet where you can choose two or more events to bet on. But here’s what makes them different- all of them need to win in order for you to get a return.
Now, let’s see what are the steps to placing a Paddy Power accumulator:
- First of all, you need to have an active Paddy Power account. In the case you don’t, visit the official website, click on the “Join now” button and register;
- Next thing to do is choose the category you want to bet on;
- Select the events by clicking on the odds;
- Your bets will be added to your betslip on the top right of website; open your betslip;
- In the multiples section there will be accumulator option. Insert your stake there;
- You are now ready to place a Paddy Power accumulator, just click on “Place Bets”.
Remember, once you have placed your bets, you are not allowed to edit or cancel them. So, make sure all the details are correct before confirming it.
Paddy Power system bets
All this talk about accas sounds a bit familiar? That’s because there is another type of betting that has similar rules. These bets are called system bets.
A system bet is composed of many different smaller bets. But then, so is the accumulator. What’s the difference? Well, while in the acca you need all your bets to be winning, for the system bets that’s not obligatory.
Here’s an example: you bet on 7 events, and 5 of them are winning. In the regular accas, you wouldn’t win a thing, because, as we said earlier, you need all of them to be correct in order to get a win. But, in the system bets, you could still profit from the picks that were winning.
Can I edit or cash out my accumulator at Paddy Power?
Like we mentioned earlier, Paddy Power doesn’t allow you to edit or cancel the bets once you’ve placed them. So you need to check all the details of the accumulator before placing it.
However, if it happens that a match you bet on in acca is abandoned or is void, Paddy Power will adjust the acca accordingly. There are certain settlement rules, and if some events occur that fall under those rules, your acca won’t be nullified.
One of the most recent and very popular features is the Cash out. Many bookmakers offer that option to their players. Cash out gives you the opportunity to collect your winnings before the end of a match.
Now, let’s see how it works with Paddy Power accumulator. In this case you have multiple events. If you have, for example 4 bets placed, you can cash out after the second one, the third one, if you think that the odds aren’t in your favour anymore. But, you can also use Cash out option during an event, even the last one, because you can always see the odds in-match, and decide to cash out if they change.
What are the Paddy Power accumulator rules?
When it comes to placing bets, every bookmaker has their own rules. Here we will mention some Paddy Power accas rules.
- All accas are subject to the settlement rules, and can be changed by the bookmaker.
- Accas that combine diverse selections in the same event won’t be accepted if the
outcome of one selection can affect the other one (apart from the Same Game accas).
- You can’t combine win-only and each-way markets into one acca.
What are the Paddy Power accumulator bonuses?
Many bookmakers now have special promotions for accumulators. They come in a few forms, so we will mention some of the most popular ones:
- Accumulator Insurance- it usually comes in a form of a refund or a free bet, in case
only one fold (one event of acca) isn’t correct. There are, of course, certain rules, like a minimal number of folds you need to have in your acca (typically 5-6), minimum odds, and a maximum sum of a refund.
- A boost of your winnings- this is another kind of bonus usually available. If you have
a winning acca, the bookmaker can offer you a boost of your win. It is normally presented in percentage that can go up to 100%. That depends on how many folds your acca has.
These bonuses can vary from one bookmaker to another. So, be sure to visit the website and find out about the current Paddy Power offers.
Paddy Power accumulator FAQ
In this section we have listed some of the most frequent questions and provided answers for them. Take a look at them, they might clear some things up:
What type of accas Paddy Power offers?
At the moment, Paddy Power offers two types of accas: Fixed odds and Same Game accas.
Can I place accas on my mobile device?
Yes, you can place accas on your mobile device as well. The website is mobile responsive, and the process is the same as if you were on your PC.
Is there a Paddy Power acca bonus?
Like we mentioned before, there are a few types of bonuses bookmakers offer. But specifically for Paddy Power, you should visit the website and see what are their offers.