Martingale System. Let's put the Martingale system to bed right here in the first paragraph. It's fool's gold. Don't use it as a betting system no matter what. A complete course for anyone using a Martingale system or planning on building their own trading strategy from scratch. It's written from a. This system is generally played with an even money game such The Martingale bettor would always start with a $1 bet and.