The reason why some bettors cant find a way to get the hang of handicapping and lose every time is because they do not have the right attitude and focus while betting. Having a positive attitude is the first key towards success and victory. An ability to know when you should stop betting and refocus on the facts is critical. Another reason for failure is failing to monitor your money. Betting just for fun is out if you aspire to become a professional handicapper that knows how to see the longshot or outsider and reap the benefits of placing good bets.Start acting like a professional and make notes that you could gain knowledge from.