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Beyond the Basics


Learning the rules of the game will only get you started. To become a winning player you need to go beyond the basics and completely understand the games. Study the strategy before you sit down to play.
  1. Blackjack
  2. Craps
  3. Odds
  4. Texas Holdem
  1. Omaha and Seven Card Stud
  2. Poker Chip Tricks
  3. Poker Tournaments


Blackjack is the most popular casino table game. Blackjack is a game with a mathematical basic strategy that can be used to reduce the house edge. Blackjack can also be one of the worst games to play if you don’t learn the correct strategy.


Craps can be one of the best casino table games to play or it can be one of the worst games. It all depends on the bets you make at the table. No betting system can change the house edge but if you make the best bets you will improve your chances of winning.


The casino has a house edge on most of their games. By knowing and understanding the odds you can improve your chance of winning or at least reducing the house edge to the minimum.

Texas Holdem

Texas Holdem is the most popular poker game. The rules of the game are easy to learn but if you want to be a winning player you have to know more about the game. Here is some advice to help you become a winning player.

Omaha and Seven Card Stud

Seven Card Stud was one the most popular poker game before Texas Hold’em came along. Omaha is now gaining in popularity among players looking for other poker games to play. A player can gain an advantage in both games by learning the correct strategy to play.

Poker Chip Tricks

Poker players love to play with their chips during the game. Doing chip tricks make you look like a veteran player. Here is how to do some of the chip tricks that you see the players do at the table.

Poker Tournaments

Over the last few years, tournament poker has evolved from a simple casino marketing tool to a major industry generating billions of dollars in profits for casinos, cardrooms and online poker sites. Poker tournaments are extremely popular because you have the chance to win big while only risking a fixed amount of money. Winning poker tournaments requires a slightly different playing strategy than that of a money game.

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