Blackjack: The Least Profitable Game for Casinos

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When it comes to casinos and especially Las Vegas the first game that is likely to come into your head is Blackjack (unless you are past the age of retirement and then it will be slots). Blackjack is seen as the ultimate game of chance, with a twist, everyone knows it is possible to actually …

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Bankroll Management for Multi Table Tournaments

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The variance in multi table tournaments is higher than just about any other game you can find. It is so extreme because of the way multi table tournaments pay out winnings. The payout structures are very “top-heavy,” meaning that the highest few places enjoy large payouts, but if you don’t make it very deep you’ll …

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Online Slot Game Jargon Explained

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Want to play today’s best online slots but don’t know your wilds from your scatters, your progressives from your paylines? Fear not. We’re here to get you up to speed with the basic slot lingo, so you can join the millions of people now playing these snazzy gambling games on their smartphones. Reels The reels …

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Why is Japan Taxing Casino Winners?

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In general, gambling in Japan in banned. However, there are a few exceptions, such as betting on horse racing and motor sports. Despite these exceptions, the general ban on gambling has resulted in several popular gambling resorts, such as casinos, being banned from Japan. The ban on casinos meant keen gamblers in the country weren’t …

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Don’t Take it Personally!

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You own the table. You raise and re-raise and beat your opponents into submission. All of the other players fear and respect you. At least, almost all the other players do. There’s one maggot that dares to defy your supremacy. You raised preflop, bet the flop and this insignificant punk re-raises you. Little does he …

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Why Pocket Jacks are Costing You Money

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When you look at your hole cards and see pocket Jacks, it almost looks like they’re laughing at you. Jacks are a tricky hand to play because they have all the beauty of a face card with most of the limitations of a hand like pocket nines or tens. While this hand isn’t losing you …

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Game Selection for Online Poker Professionals

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You can play at any available table when you’re just playing for fun, but it’s a different story when you have bills to pay, and are counting on poker income to keep a roof over your head. Proper game selection can drastically increase your win rate and could mean the difference between eating steak and …

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Finding Reliable Online Casino Reviews

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Many online casino players look toward the online casino reviews in order to get an idea of what the different online casinos offer. Reviews can make it much easier and less time consuming when it comes to locating the best online casino for a player to play at. However, since the players are counting on …

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What to do about a non-paying Online Casino

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While the online casinos have come a long way with regards to providing players with security and have put a lot into offering them a safe environment. Players still want to be careful. The truth is there are many excellent and trustworthy online casinos in the industry and ones which have more than proved themselves …

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When to NOT Continuation Bet

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C-bet stands for “continuation bet” and it’s one of the most common bluffs in poker. A player will usually make a c-bet when they’ve raised pre-flop to continue their aggression. The trouble with c-bets is that smart opponents usually pick up on it quickly, and know how to defend against the c-bet. When they do, …

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