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My Teenager Has A Gambling Addiction


Over the past few months Stop Gambling Sites have received numerous emails related to teenage gambling addiction.With all the new programs on cable and local television, this negative exposure is affecting our youth.

Tips On How To Gamble


How would you like to have your name on a check worth thousands of dollars? Actually, it's not as difficult as you may think. It requires some time and effort on your part; however, the rewards far outweigh the effort that may you put in.

Tournament Blackjack and the Art of Sabotage


I was recently invited to play in the Daily Invitational Blackjack Tournament at Foxwoods Casino in Connecticut. Tournament blackjack differs a great deal from the regular version, and my tournament strategy would - at best - be considered a work-in-progress.

Roulette: The Game of Remarkable Comebacks


In casino gambling, sometimes even the most knowledgable players turn to blind luck to make it through their day. Of course, luck can never be relied on; either things will go the right way for you or they won't.

Gambling Superstitions


Many times while gambling, I've found myself searching for subtle signs to assist me in making my next bet. For example, if I'm playing roulette and a person in a red blouse stands next to me, then I'll place an outside bet on red.

How to Win Free Online Poker Games


Online poker is very popular, but not everybody plays for real money. The free games are a good way for inexperienced players to get a feel for how the games are played and develop some card sense.

Roulette System: How you can win Roulette easily and automatically


In this article, we will discuss on "A personal interview with the FAST Roulette System's creator, Raymond Lai."Q: Hi Raymond, thanks for joining us in this interview.

Viva Las Vegas Buffets


Please correct me if I am wrong but aren't Las Vegas Buffets just the best in the world! Ok there are a few ones that are a bit how's your father (an Australian term for so so) but I am yet to go to a buffet that I havn't enjoyed. This is probably why I have a Vegas Buffet waist line.

Baseball is Back!


What are your goals for this season?In another week the boys of summer will be back in action for another season of Major League Baseball. During the start of each sports season I like to evaluate how things went the previous season, and set my goals for the upcoming season.

Are You Addicted To Gambling?


Most people know the answer to this question. You don't have to think twice.

Casinos Popping Up Leads To Negative Impact on Economy


Casinos and other forms of gambling are popping up in almost every state. Every other day you hear of a new Indian Tribe that is looking for recognition.

Online Bingo - Internet Craze


Traditional Bingo has been a popular pastime for many years throughout the world. It's a great meeting place for friends and family and a great place to meet new people in such a relaxed atmosphere.

Gambling Interesting Facts


SoccerbettingIs there such thing as "kangtao" or surewin tips?I have seen alot of people debating over the issues of this "kangtao" or surewin tips. In actual fact there"IS" however very few.

Bingo - It's Birth and Beginning


The true origin of bingo dates back as far as the mid 16th century and is connected, strangely enough to the unification of Italy in 1530. This unification saw the introduction of a National lottery system, known as "Lo Giuoco del Lotto d'Italia" held each week.

Bingo - Good for the Mind?


When we think of bingo, genius and brainpower don't always spring to mind; these attributes have tended to be reserved for poker and other games of skill and luck. The image of a grandparent sitting in a community hall with a cup of tea and a card of bingo does not lend itself to the intrigue of psychology and mental agility.

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02/15/2018 03:47 PM
Double Attack Blackjack: Think the Casino Dealer Has a Weak Hand? Double Your Bet to Attack
There are a number of blackjack games in casinos that are variants to the original version. Among the more popular ones are Spanish 21 and Blackjack Switch. Now there's Double Attack Blackjack, which is another alternative to this popular table game. Despite the incursion of poker themed games into the pits in recent years, Blackjack is still king of the table games.
02/11/2018 08:27 PM
Texas Holdem Bonus: No Poker Face? No Problem - Just Beat the Casino Dealer to Win This Table Game
Texas Holdem Poker is the game of choice for professional poker players' worldwide. Texas Holdem Bonus is the casino table game version of the former. When playing Bonus, it's just the player against the casino dealer. There is no need to worry and feel intimidated with other poker players. If casino goers like poker, they'll like this game. Holdem Bonus can be found at most major casinos worldwide.
02/08/2018 04:14 PM
Illegal Sports Gambling Is Big Business! Will It Finally Become Legal? Supreme Court to Decide
Sports gambling is big business. Just how big is it? According to the American Gaming Association, $2.3 Billion per year is wagered legally in the Unites States. Most of the sports betting is done at the sports books in Nevada casinos. Delaware also allows limited parlay wagers (betting on multiple teams) at its racetracks. Now here's where the big bucks are: The Association also estimates that anywhere from $80 to $380 Billion is wagered ILLEGALLY on sports! Soon the Supreme Court will rule on a New Jersey case that is challenging the restrictions on sports betting. If the court rules in favor of New Jersey, the flood gates could open to permit sports gambling throughout the United States.
02/04/2018 09:10 AM
The Numbers Game: Over 100 Years of Playing in America - From Organized Crime to State Coffers
Gambling on the Numbers Game in America has been prevalent (though illegal at the time) since the early 20th century through the mid 1960's. Throughout this period, the gambling games became widespread. Organized crime in major cities throughout the country jumped on the numbers bandwagon. Bettors could wager as little as a penny on a 3 digit number for a chance at a 600/1 payoff, though the true odds were 1000/1.
01/28/2018 01:05 PM
Video Poker - A Game of Skill That's Winnable If Played With Proper Strategy, and a Bit of Luck
Video Poker, a variation of the popular poker game of Draw poker, unexpectedly became popular when it was introduced to casinos in the early 1980's by slot maker IGT. Unlike today, live poker was a dying commodity back then because poker fans found Video Poker less intimidating than table games. Also, many players were switching their preferences to slot machines in lieu of the tables.
01/22/2018 08:14 AM
Casino Comps: Not Only For High Rollers - Everyone Can Get in on the Game, Here's How It's Done
If you're thinking about earning some casino comps (freebies) during your stay at the casino(s), you'll be interested to know that you can even if you're not one of the high rollers, aka, whales. Casinos have a house edge on every game, both slots and table games. The edge is the expected loss to the players over time. Depending on the game(s) you play and how often you play them, a portion of your expected losses can be returned to you.
01/17/2018 04:01 PM
Texas Holdem - The Mother of All Poker Games at Poker Tournaments Worldwide
Texas Holdem has been a favorite of poker players since its inception. In fact, it was rumored that poker great Johnny Moss once had a heart attack during a marathon game. After being rushed to the hospital, he returned to the contest six hours later. Now that's dedication! Johnny won the very first World Series of Poker Tournament at the Horseshoe in Las Vegas in1970.
01/14/2018 10:25 AM
Caribbean Stud Poker: Walk Into Any Casino Worldwide or Online, and You're at a Table
The genesis of Caribbean stud Poker dates back more than 30 years to the mid-1980s. It is believed to have originated in Aruba. Some attribute its birth to a cruise ship headed to the Island. Nonetheless this table game is available wherever there is casino gambling.
01/10/2018 03:43 PM
Gambling History: How Far Back Do Gambling Games Go? Possibly With the Egyptian Pharaohs
Gambling history goes back a long way. The exact period in history when man first began to gamble is unknown but pairs of dice have been found in Egyptian tombs over 4,000 years old. Gambling games were also played in ancient China, where poker is attributed to have originated. When Columbus first came to America in 1492, Native Americans were precipitating in sports gambling by wagering on the outcome of sporting events on a game resembling Lacrosse.
01/07/2018 06:37 PM
Players Get 5 to Make a 4 Card Poker Hand, But the Dealer Gets 6 - That's Four Card Poker
Soon after the Three Card Poker table game hit the casino floors, Four Card Poker arrived. Not as a competitor but to increase the growing poker craze in the pits. With the proliferation of choice for table games, poker variants have become very popular and are getting plenty of casino action.
01/05/2018 04:12 PM
Only 3 Cards to a Straight, a Flush, or a Straight Flush When You Play Three Card Poker
Three Card Poker was first introduced as a casino table game in the 1990's. Since its inception, Three Card Poker has become one of the most popular casino games worldwide. Almost every casino offering table games has this game. Many jurisdictions offer tournament play for huge prizes. A number of variants have also been introduced. The game is very easy to learn and simple to play.
01/02/2018 09:54 PM
Remember What Your Parents Taught You About Proper Etiquette? The Rules Also Apply When Gambling
The proper rules of etiquette that you learned from your parents while growing up also applies when you're doing a little casino gambling. Especially during peak times when you find yourself bobbing and weaving through the crowds while trying to get to your favorite slot machines or table games. But courtesy doesn't end there. There are also rules of casino etiquette to follow during play.
12/31/2017 04:06 PM
Flushes Gone Wild - Can't Beat the Dealer With a Poker Hand? Beat 'em With More Flush Cards
The poker game "Flushes Gone Wild" made its debut at the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas. The annual event hosts over 25,000 attendees from the gaming business, reviewing all the new products that the manufacturing giants have to offer. One of the wares from Scientific Games was this new casino table game. A panel of expert judges from across the industry voted Flushes Gone Wild the best new casino game product of 2015.
12/27/2017 03:57 PM
Double Ball Roulette - The Casino Table Game With Two Balls Spinning on the Same Wheel? That's Right
Here's a new variation of this antique table game that no one would ever have expected. Double Ball Roulette! Yes, one wheel that has two balls instead of just one rotating around the inner rim. First introduced at the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas, it later took up residence at the Las Vegas Tropicana. Double Ball Roulette is also being launched in several jurisdictions around the world. Additionally, the game is also going on line for play in countries that offer legal on line play. By all accounts, it looks like a winner with plenty of casino action for players.
12/20/2017 09:14 AM
Like Blackjack? Try Blackjack Switch! Switch the Top Cards in Each Hand and Beat the House Dealer
If you like Blackjack, you'll love Blackjack Switch. This table game allows you to play two hands at once, and also sanctions you to switch the top cards to improve your hand against the casino dealer!
12/13/2017 09:27 AM
DJ Wild Poker - Now There's a Casino Table Game That Offers All Deuces and a Joker As Wild Cards
DJ Wild (Deuces, Joker) is a poker table game that recently hit the casino circuit. Marketed by Shuffle Master, the company that also gave us Three Card Poker, Four Card Poker, Caribbean Stud, Let it Ride, Blackjack Switch, and Mississippi Stud, may have another winner with this one. Players play against a house dealer. The objective of course, is to beat the dealer.
12/11/2017 10:23 AM
Did You Ever Lose Big on a Slot and See the Next Player Win the Jackpot? Don't Cry! Here's Why
So what is a Random Number Generator? RNG's are used in slot machines, video poker and video keno machines in casinos. It's a computer chip that allows the unit to continuously roam through random number combinations at the rate of thousands per second.
11/29/2017 11:06 AM
5 Poker Tournament Tips to Improve Your Strategy to Win
Poker is arguably the most popular card game in the entire world, and if you've ever played the game before, you'll know exactly why that is. The great thing about poker nowadays, is that thanks to various online poker tournaments, finding a competitive game at any time, is now easier than ever. If you're thinking of entering various online poker tournaments for the first time however, you will want to ensure that you are as well prepared as you can possibly be.
11/10/2017 10:18 AM
So You Like Slot Machines and Video Poker? Try Both Games at Once, Play Spin Poker
If you've been playing multi-line slot machines for a while and also enjoy playing video poker, here's a game that may peak your interest. It combines traditional video poker with the bells and whistles of a video slot. Spin Poker uses all the familiar staples such as Jacks or Better with all the bonus games, Deuces Wild, and Joker Poker.
10/26/2017 02:03 PM
The Evolution of Slot Machines
Slot machines have been around from as early as the 1800s, although they've been through many changes since then. From land-based, manually triggered casino games to online video slots, slot machines have evolved tenfold.
10/24/2017 07:58 AM
Sports Wager Sites
Today, the internet has become an integral part of everyday living. One of the industries that have really grown is betting. Bettors are now located in all parts of the work and they are willing to find any means possible to carry out their business. Some countries have some legal restrictions that have to do with gambling, but the fanatics find a way to go round the laws so as to be able to place bets choosing the best site to place a wager is where the challenge lies especially with so many sites available today.
10/18/2017 10:09 AM
Your Guide to Free Poker Tournaments
This article discusses how players new to online poker or those trying to better their gaming can improve their gaming skills with pointers taken from studying a range pro poker players.Everyone loves to win, it does not really matter if one is a recreational poker player who loves to indulge in the game once a month or is an aspiring pro who wants to spend hours at the online poker freerolls grinding profits all day.
10/10/2017 09:04 AM
Roulette, the Game of Fortune and Choice of the Players in Casinos
The game of Roulette is a fascinating game if it is played according to the rules of the game. In Roulette we spin the fortune wheel and throw the dice by placing bets on a number, a group of numbers and watch the motion of dice on a rotating table. Roulette strategies need to be followed for a win.
10/04/2017 09:46 AM
31 Classic - No Poker, No Blackjack - Just Count the Suited Card Values in This Table Game to Win
A new casino game, "31 Classic" is distinctive in that the winning objectives for this table game are based on the players' card point values, combined with the number of suited cards, based on a three card hand controlled by a casino dealer who does not play. You simply win by counting the card values (resembling blackjack) of like suited cards (resembling poker.) A pre-set pay table determines the winning hands. The game is now up and running at the Muckleshoot Casino, in Auburn, WA.
09/22/2017 09:39 AM
Dealer Bluff Six Card Poker - A Poker Table Game Where the Dealer May Try to Bluff You, Sort of
A rather distinctive poker game found in casinos today is Dealer Bluff Six card Poker. There are many poker variant table games in casinos however this one's unique in that the dealer makes the first move and the players react to what he or she does. The house dealer may also bluff, but your poker tell expertise won't help because it's all done with an electronic card reader programmed to operate randomly. Casino action for Dealer Bluff is currently at the Thunder Valley Casino in Sacramento, CA.
09/11/2017 09:58 AM
Slot Machines - Where We Were, Where We Are, and Where We're Going
In the 1890's Charles Fey, the inventor of slot machines could not have envisioned that his creation would evolve into the most popular casino game today. For many decades the slots decorated the outer perimeter of the gaming floors to amuse the ladies while the men did all the heavy gambling at the craps, blackjack, and roulette tables. It wasn't until the 1980's that casinos noticed that more players were betting the one arm bandits than were wagering at the tables.
09/07/2017 08:11 AM
5 Steps to Be More Successful With Sports Betting
Sports betting shouldn't be seen as a get-rich-quick scheme. However, with the right strategies and patience, there is the chance to make a decent return on the initial investment.
08/25/2017 03:51 PM
4 Simple Rules To Bet On Sports
Using the right strategies on sports betting is certain to help with long-term success, and make the entire process more fun and enjoyable. Plus, it benefits to have a suitable bankroll that is capable of absorbing the inevitable losses.
08/22/2017 08:44 AM
High Card Flush - A Poker Table Game, But No Need to Know Poker - If You Can Count, You Can Play
It seems that every time one walks by a poker game in a casino table pit these days there's a new variation begging for your action. Now there's a table game called "High Card Flush." It's also a poker variant of sorts. The exception with this casino game is that you don't have to know anything about poker rankings to play. As long as you can count and know the difference between Hearts, Diamonds, Spades, and Clubs you can play.
08/15/2017 08:01 AM
Tips to Grab Double Down Casino Promo Codes
Double Down is the world's largest online gaming platform that offers various casino games for free. The games by Double Down Casino includes Vegas hit slots, Video Poker, Blackjack, Roulette, Bingo, and Poker and much more. These games do not involve any betting or gambling opportunities and do not involve real money.
08/14/2017 09:43 AM
Pai Gow - A Thousand Year Old Asian Game Has an Americanized Version - Pai Gow Poker
Pai Gow Poker Is an Americanized casino game version of the original ancient Chinese game known as Pai Gow. First developed in California Card Rooms in the 1980's, this American table game uses a standard 52 deck of playing cards plus one Joker. Poker hand rankings determine the win/loss hands against a house dealer. The game's acceptance quickly spread to casinos everywhere, although the original game of Pai Gow, played with tiles that resemble dominos, is still very popular in casinos that cater to Asian players.
08/09/2017 07:30 PM
The Online Gambling Trap
Sports are particularly targeted by the gambling industry and bookies who make a fortune from outcomes. This has become such a problem that many can no longer tune into what used to be a nice experience. Anyone with a gambling problem has to curb their interest if they want to escape the temptations and players have also been caught rigging games in order to win a stake.
08/08/2017 09:10 AM
Keno Games - Catch Enough Spots and You Could Win Big? A L-O-N-G Shot! Go for the Smaller Wins
Keno originated almost 2,000 years ago. It eventually immigrated to America with the Chinese. Despite its illegality, the casino game was very popular with Chinese Americans. When Nevada legalized casino gambling in 1931 it quickly found a home in Las Vegas Casinos. Today live keno games and video keno versions are found in Casinos everywhere.
08/08/2017 07:44 AM
The Monte-Carlo Casino
We were there right outside this grandiose building in Monte Carlo. My to young children and I had flown to Italy a few days earlier and it was our first trip to Europe. As an Australian mum rather na?ve about European uppishness, some might call it snobbishness, we parked the car opposite and marched up to the door expecting to be let in.
08/06/2017 09:25 AM
Why the Catholic Church Supports and Runs Gambling Venues
The catholic Church is hungry for money and it apparently doesn't care where it comes from. In a recent report on the properties it owns in Rome alone the income is staggering. Some of the premises are used as brothels, others as gambling venues, and still others are highly priced homes and guest houses.
08/01/2017 09:24 AM
Baccarat - A Casino Card Game With III Phases and a Bit of History
Baccarat (pronounced Bah-ka-rah) is a card game that's been around since the 15th century when French nobility played it exclusively. Most Americans got their first real glimpse of this casino game during the 1962 James Bond movie, Dr. No, when Bond, played by Sean Connery, was winning in Monte Carlo while playing the French version called Chemin de fer. The game is still played today in the high limit rooms at many major casinos. Three tuxedo-clad croupiers (casino dealers) monitor each fourteen-seat table where thousands, sometimes millions, can be won or lost in a matter of hours.
07/26/2017 09:13 AM
Casino Over Under - A New Table Game Flavor
There's a new casino game coming to town. "Casino Over Under" is not a variation of any poker or blackjack games that are flooding the pits these days, but rather a table game that is very easy to learn as long as you can count. As in sports betting, players gamble on the outcome of a score being over or under a pre-set number value. Only this time you can play it with cards.
07/25/2017 09:27 AM
Criss Cross Poker - Two Ways to Win With One Hand
There are numerous selections of table games in casinos today, many are of the poker variety. One that's bringing a lot of casino action is "Criss Cross Poker". Since being introduced at the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas, This poker game quickly found its way across the country from California Casinos to Atlantic City.
07/24/2017 09:45 AM
The House Edge - A Guaranteed Win for the Casinos
What is the house edge? (AKA casino advantage) Simply put, it is a built in mathematical monetary benefit for the casino on each and every gambling game offered, no matter where the casino action is. This includes slot machines, table games, and sports gambling. It is defined as the ratio of a player's expected loss to the initial bet over time, and if you're going to become a responsible gambler, it's important to learn the house edge for every casino game that you want to play.
07/22/2017 08:56 AM
Gambling Addiction Can Be Avoided
The important thing that most should remember about addictions to gambling or anything else is that if you don't start you won't be caught. Many are so addicted that they steal from workplaces, neighbours, and friends, to feed their craving. Like any drug it is so entwined in their need for excitement or relief from boredom that nothing else matters.
07/19/2017 09:40 AM
Gambling Myths Vs Gambling Facts - You Heard All the Myths, Now Here Are the Facts
When a gambler converses with other gamblers about how well (or not) he or she did during their visit(s) to the casino, they'll usually hear "advice" from the so called "experts" about what one should or should not do while playing the gambling games. This is true when playing the staples such as slot machines, blackjack, and craps. Much of this "advice" of course, are myths.
07/15/2017 01:33 PM
Crazy 4 Poker - Fans Are Going Crazy 4 It
Crazy 4 Poker is a casino gambling poker game variation of the popular table game called Three Card Poker. As in the aforementioned, the objective of the game is to have a higher ranking hand than the dealer. There's plenty of casino action at these tables with the Million $ Bonus option being offered at the Harrah's properties in Las Vegas and Atlantic City. In April, 2017, one lucky player from San Diego hit the 6 card Royal Flush in Diamonds, and won 1 Million $!
07/15/2017 01:32 PM
Casino Safety - Be Aware - Stay Alert
Casino safety is one priority that should never be underestimated when visiting casinos to enjoy yourself while playing your favorite table games and slot machines. Casino robberies are infrequent but they do happen. The type of robbery that happens most often is the theft of money and valuables from unsuspecting patrons. Despite excellent surveillance systems, the criminal element will jump at the first opportunity to steal. Patrons should always be aware and stay alert.
07/15/2017 01:31 PM
The VLT - It May Look Like a Slot, But It's Not
A VLT may look like a slot, but it's not. It's really a VIDEO LOTTERY TERMINAL. That's right, there are tens of thousands of these gambling games at racetracks, gaming establishments and casinos. It is next to impossible to tell the difference between a class II VLT and a traditional class III slot machine or video poker machine just by looking at them. Many of them have exactly the same themes and pay tables as the customary machines found at casinos everywhere.
07/15/2017 01:31 PM
Open Face Chinese Poker - A New Twist to an Old Card Game
Open-Face Chinese Poker is a new card game variant of the much older game of Chinese Poker, which has been popular in Asian communities for many years. This game made its tournament debut at the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, where it quickly caught on with the poker pros. The World Series of Poker also hosted a medallion event and those that play poker are calling this poker game a winner. The game is easy to learn.
07/15/2017 01:30 PM
Casino War - Your Favorite Childhood Game Is Back
CASINO WAR is a casino card game similar to that card game called War that you probably played as a child when rain spoiled your outdoor plans. It always seemed that the game would never end. You remember, playing with that old deck of cards with torn corners and dabs of chocolate and jelly. Well, War is back as a casino table game and this time you can play to win against a casino dealer. It is a very simple game to learn, as long as you can count.
02/27/2017 11:08 AM
5 Best Casinos In Southern California
When traveling to California there is always that breath of excitement you take before setting foot on the Golden State, the trill of running around free in the wild wild west. Southern California offers various pleasures to people from all walks of life, this sunshine sees no color and everyone gets love. In los Angeles and the surrounding cities you can certainly find something that gets your jollies going, no matter if you are a theme park enthusiast or a strip club connoisseur.
02/03/2017 09:20 AM
Basics of Football Betting
Football betting is not easy. There are so many things that are concerned about it that you will really find it difficult to understand. The types of bets are 90-minute bet, single bet, double bet, accumulator bet, trebles, etc.
01/23/2017 04:05 PM
Powerball Strategy to Keep Playing With Winnings
Discussing the right strategy to play Powerball most people try to find the winning formula to hit the big jackpot. Means they are trying to get 6 correct numbers and beat the odds of 1 in 292,201,338. The bigger the amount of the jackpot is the crazier the people and they just start to play without concept. However if you just sit back for a moment you would agree that it does not matter if you hit the biggest jackpot in history or you just win the 50 Million. You want to win and your chances increases if you play every week. For that you need a budget or with the perpetual motion machine strategy you just need 4 Dollars.
01/10/2017 08:41 AM
Playing the Powerball - Tips For Picking Powerball Numbers
Learn how to apply Gauss strategy when playing lottery. Gauss strategy allows you to determine which numbers will be hit most of the time. It is a bell curve to show which numbers are hit the most, not the top nor the bottom of the list, but in between.

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