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Online Gambling In The United States- Where Next?

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With the amount of advertising for online gambling you see pretty much everywhere these days  (especially daily fantasy sports), it’d be easy to assume that it is already officially legal in the US. In reality, there are only three states where it’s officially legal to play online casino and poker games. However, that hasn’t stopped…Read More

5 Things You Must Consider Before Visiting Vegas

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One: It’s Not Closer Than You Think While you may walk from one side of Manhattan to the other, with ease, don’t expect the same thing in Vegas. Manhattan is just over 2 miles wide and the Vegas strip is 4 miles. Seriously, it is a stretch from one end to the other and you…Read More

5 Gambling Mistakes You Can Easily Avoid

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If it were easy, everyone would do it. And anyone that has gambled for any period of time knows that being successful at gambling is not an easy task by any means. While you may not be able to control the odds or where the cards fall, there are many common, small mistakes you can…Read More

Top 10 Bling Items For Casino High Rollers


When it comes to being a High Roller, it’s no fun if you can’t show the world that you are a High Roller! Status, status symbols, and the ability to celebrate your winning sense of style is what it’s all about. Sit back and get ready to spend, or live vicariously through those who can….Read More

The Biggest Casino Heists In History

Thanks to (a later-caught) casino robber that took a Vegas casino for over a million, we know that Ocean’s 11 was as educational for some as it was entertaining for most people. (Source:

Whether it’s trains, banks, or casinos, humans have been fascinated by heists for a long time. A plot featured in countless movies, there is something especially intriguing about using elaborate plans, technology, and even raw force to steal millions from a casino. And if humans are fascinated enough by the idea of something, we know…Read More

Why Do People Get Addicted To Gambling?


Gambling is one of the most popular recreational activities to be enjoyed by adults across the world, but sometimes people can become addicted to it. Here is a look at what factors draw people to become addicted to gambling. The activity of gambling is such a huge phenomenon across the globe. It comes in so…Read More

What the Hell is Baccarat? A Beginner’s Guide To Baccarat

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What the hell is baccarat and why do they keep decks of cards in their shoes? And while we’re at it, what the hell is chemin de fer and punto banco and baccarat banque? Baccarat has always carried with it a certain mystique, there’s a sense that it’s not for the likes of us. It’s…Read More

How Do Casinos Spot and Catch Card Counters?

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Once merely an underground practice, the practice of card counting has slowly made its way into the mainstream consciousness over the past decade. Thanks to hit movies like 21 and books like Bringing Down the House, most people, and their mother are at least somewhat familiar with the MIT Blackjack Team and the card counting…Read More

UK Gambling Regulation: Betting Regulation In The UK


Gambling is seriously big business in the UK. In 2014, the industry generated over £2.5 billion in revenue, with the most popular activities being lottery and bingo. Experts are predicting this figure will climb higher still for 2015, as the explosive growth of online gambling continues apace and it becomes easier to place bets using…Read More

Horse Racing Bookie Hand Signs Explained

Ever wondered what the hell the bookies are 'saying' when they wave their hands?  (Image:

If you’ve ever watched horse racing on the television or been to the track in person, you may have seen the strange arm-waving antics of certain bookmakers and probably wondered what on earth they were doing. Often these men are stood on raised platforms to be seen, with their hands and arms motioning a signal that…Read More