Originally Posted by VNeBLOB42
Well, how about a poker approach? Raise em!
Why not say, "$200 uh, well if i am going to race it might as well be $400"
see how they react if they put money down right away, they obviously have some confidence and they may be lying about what they really have. But if you offer that, you have to put down $400.
so maybe not the best approach?
I thought this was quite funny. I was thinking of the same thing.
But like most have said, if they're being honest, you'll have no trouble with them. However, they could be fishing and you'll be fighting a hard battle. Either way, best of luck OP and let us know how things go.