If you're looking for motivation to lose weight and keep your New Years resolution, consider trying one of these weight loss betting sites that pay you for meeting your weight loss goals.

There are several of these sites where you can bet money on yourself and in some cases, win thousands of dollars.  Sites vary but the concept is pretty much the same.

You set your goals, the timeline, the stakes and the site calculates the odds and payoff.  If you make your goals, you win the money!  Some people are claiming to have won several thousand dollars.

It's a pretty good idea when you think about it.  What's a better motivator than extra cash?

Here are some of the sites where you can bet on yourself to lose weight.

HealthyWage, DeitBet and StickK

Good luck!