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How casinos stop card counting

As long as people have been gambling, they’ve been on the lookout for quick fix ways to strike it lucky without having to risk too much. For some games which are luck-based and have unpredictable outcomes, no strategy no matter … Continue reading

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Blackjack’s role in pop culture

When it comes to casino games and pop culture, it’s most common to find games like roulette, craps or baccarat featured. These games have been played in some of the most famous movies of the 21st century such as Casablanca. … Continue reading

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Learning to read the dealer in blackjack

When it comes to mastering the game of blackjack there’s certainly not a shortage of things to learn. Some players spend their time trying to master the essentials of blackjack terminology while others may prefer to focus on the intricacies … Continue reading

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Blackjack table etiquette

So you’ve mastered the basics of blackjack and have a good understanding of black jack strategy. You’ve debunked all the blackjack myths out there which could throw you off your game. You’ve even done your homework and know when to … Continue reading

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Tips for playing soft hands

Blackjack is one of those casino games that can’t be played effectively without an understanding of how blackjack works. A player also needs a well-formulated strategy which will prepare a player for any possible scenario. Many players who are new … Continue reading

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Knowing when to surrender in blackjack

Some blackjack players may regard surrendering as a shameful copout. But like all things in blackjack it’s not that simple. Surrendering isn’t just about calling it quits. Believe it or not there’s quite a bit of strategy involved and if … Continue reading

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Tips for playing hard hands

The complexities of blackjack are made even more complex by hard and soft hands. A player needs a good understanding of how these hands differ as well as the knowledge to play each hand. Players, who wish to improve their … Continue reading

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Essential blackjack terminology

Blackjack is not for everyone. It’s a game that requires not only an in depth understanding of how the game works but a clearly formulated approach and game plan. From an understanding of card counting to enough knowhow to differentiate … Continue reading

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Debunking blackjack myths

All casino games come with their own set of myths that often include quick-fix guides to getting rich by playing that particular game. A good example of this is slot machine myths which aren’t grounded in any truth and yet … Continue reading

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To hit or stand?

For players new to the world of online gambling the sheer number of new terms to learn can be overwhelming. And all this terminology is in addition to brushing up on your blackjack strategy and understanding how the game of … Continue reading

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