Gambling in a casino can make you a lot of money but you can also lose all your savings. The games in casinos also involve tricks and techniques in how you can win all the money back.
Subscribe to World5List
Find us on…
Tricks Of The Casino
Every time you watch a gambling movie the thought crosses your mind that you might just have the talent to drop everything and become a professional poker player. More likely than not you would be very wrong. Contrary to popular belief, becoming a good gambler takes just as much time and practice as any other traditional job… and you’ll need an edge on the casinos to be successful. Join us, as we take a look at some tricks of the casino trade that might just help you beat the house next time youre in vegas.
Don’t Bring Your Credit Cards
First we should probably start with a few tips that might help you out at the tables. More than likely you are not a professional gambler looking for advice on World 5 List so it is best we inform you about some of the basics. Some of these might seem painfully obvious but there are many novices out there who just might not know the do’s and don’t of a casino. The first and maybe the most important tip is to only take what you can afford to lose.
Don’t Take Out Your Cell Phone
This is one of the less important rules for winning money but more of a way to prevent the casino from taking you outback and roughing you up. Casino etiquette dictates that cell phone use is either prohibited or considered highly suspicious. In many games you will be forced to forfeit your money if you are seen with a cellphone out at your table.
Track Your Time
Here is a tip that most people don’t think about when they are gambling. Time management. It is a pitfall that even the most skilled gamblers fall into. If you are playing a game or if you are at a table for more than 30 minutes and you have not broken even it is time to cut your losses and move on.
Take A Break
This goes hand in hand with the last tip. You need to manage your time as well as your mental endurance. Gambling might be fun but it can be incredibly intense and stressful if you are losing money or if you are playing a high stakes game.
Don’t Chase Your Losses
Chasing your losses is one of the first signs of a gambling addiction. This is when someone loses money while gambling and they keep gambling under the hope that they will win back their money. Many of these people don’t seem like they have a problem.
Never Play Keno
Keno is like the Nike of the gambling industry. It looks good, it sounds good, and they are on every channel in the world but they are just a bad product. Keno preys on the novice gambler.
Be A Vampire
One of the “shadiest” tricks that a casino plays on you is your natural attraction to light. Novice gamblers don’t often know where to start and they just let their eyes dart around the room until they see something that catches their attention.
When going into a casino it’s a good time to take up that vow of sobriety you have been putting off since your senior year in college. Drinking alcohol is what causes even some of the best gamblers to become some of the most broke gamblers in a single night. Casinos know that people are more willing to takes risks under the influence of alcohol so they make sure that it is flowing.
Card counting is probably the most popular gambling tactic in the world. It has been around for over a century but was first popularized by the MIT BlackJack Team in the 90’s. After the team fell apart in the late 90s people still continued to count cards but the tactic fell out of limelight until the movie 21 which was based on the MIT team.
These have been just a few of the tips and tricks of the casino that might not help you win money but might just keep you from losing a bunch. Let us know some of your favorite casino tips and tricks in the comments below. Remember that gambling is supposed to be fun and there is no need to lose your life savings while trying to have fun.