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The Jam Scam - The Real Hustle
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R. Paul Wilson On: The Jam Scam – How Not To Get Conned At A Market

The jam auction is a veritable old-school scam that has stood the test of time and can be found in almost any major city, tourist trap or county fair. It is a way to manipulate large crowds into falling for a sudden bait and switch that...

November 9, 2020 5 min read
Young woman using smart phone,Social media concept.
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R. Paul Wilson On: Why You Need To Think Like A Poker Player To Avoid Being Manipulated

In today’s world, we are surrounded by forms of deception that work their way into every aspect of our lives. Corporations, institutions and politicians seem able to lie with impunity; new forms of technology open the door to potential threats, and we are targeted from all...

November 4, 2020 5 min read
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

US Election Betting Tips – Predictions For The Result, Margin, States And Senate

Political Betting Expert Paul Krishnamurty's Recommended Bets (All with Betfair) Joe Biden to become Next President @ 1.54 Joe Biden to...
October 23, 2020 4 min read
Blackjack
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R. Paul Wilson On: Do Casinos Cheat?

After the success of The Real Hustle, I’d meet all sorts of people from both sides of casino games: managers,...
October 13, 2020 5 min read
Nespresso coffee pods
Insider Insights

R. Paul Wilson On: Nespresso Money Mules

I recently wrote a short series of blogs on the topic of credit card theft, security and protection. There are...
September 30, 2020 5 min read
Trump and Biden
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

How To Bet On The US Election

Ask one hundred people what they believe is the single biggest betting market of all-time, or will be in 2024,...
September 28, 2020 4 min read
Phil Ivey with money falling
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Insider Insights

R. Paul Wilson On: Why Phil Ivey Shouldn’t Have Been Punished For Cheating

It’s hard to believe that several casinos in the last few years have lost millions of dollars to a technique...
September 14, 2020 7 min read
Roulette wheel and table
Guides, Insider Insights, Top 10s

10 Things Casinos Never Want You To Know

Casinos are a hot house of fun - we all know that - but they are a business at the...
September 3, 2020 5 min read
LA Farmers Market
Insider Insights

R. Paul Wilson On: The Old School Gang In LA

Before the Main Street, Disney-like Grove shopping precinct was erected in Los Angeles, The Farmers Market on Third and Fairfax...
September 1, 2020 6 min read
Man with ace up his sleeve.
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Stealing Machines

Believe it or not, an ingenious contraption invented over 130 years ago is still in use today both in private...
August 18, 2020 5 min read
COVID-19 vaccine
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R. Paul Wilson On: COVID Cons

In light of the global pandemic, I thought it might be worth discussing the implications of a situation where millions...
August 4, 2020 5 min read
Poker
Insider Insights

R. Paul Wilson On: Modern Card Crimes

In the early days, card rooms had been vulnerable to all sorts of cheating. Player-dealt games offered countless avenues to...
July 23, 2020 4 min read
Cartoon of Trump
Industry, Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

US Election Betting Odds 2020: Recommended Bets

Trump’s Toxicity Means Republicans Could Be Swept Away By Another Blue Wave Recommended Bets: Back Republicans to win fewer than...
June 18, 2020 4 min read
Croupier holding up a card
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: How Not To Cheat – The Curse of Perfect Luck

Imagine you could somehow know what every player at the table has, perhaps even what cards are about to be...
May 25, 2020 5 min read
Keno lounge
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R. Paul Wilson On: Why This Keno Cheater Got Busted

Imagine you had a system to predict the outcome in a seemingly impossible-to-beat casino game that offers enormous jackpots and,...
May 11, 2020 4 min read
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Why You Should Read “The Expert at the Card Table”

In this article, I’d like to introduce you to a book many might find interesting and, in some parts, informative...
April 29, 2020 7 min read
Super GT YouTuber video clip
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Industry, Insider Insights

YouTuber “Super GT” Talks Virtual F1 and How Esports Changed His Life

If you've not seen one of Steve Alvarez Brown's virtual races yet, you're missing out. The YouTuber, known as "Super...
April 23, 2020 5 min read
Boxing gloves hanging up
Insider Insights, Sports

Boxing Through The Coronavirus: A Collection of Interviews

As the world attempts to deal with the global pandemic, boxing is one of the sports taking a hit during...
April 9, 2020 9 min read
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Trump’s Odds of Winning The Election – Will Coronavirus Affect His Chances?

Will coronavirus determine the US election, or should we analyze other indicators? Political betting expert, Paul Krishnamurty, weighs up Trump’s...
April 2, 2020 4 min read
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Credit Card Scams (4/4)

Over the past three articles, I’ve tried to outline the types of credit card scams that anyone might encounter. They...
March 2, 2020 5 min read
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Credit Card Scams (3/4)

We’ve already taken a tour of secret skimming, bogus ATMs, Lebanese loops, digital pickpockets and PIN thieves. In this third...
February 17, 2020 4 min read
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Credit Card Scams (2/4)

Editor’s Note: Although the UK is cracking down on credit card use in gambling, our UK-based readers will still benefit...
February 5, 2020 5 min read
Industry, Insider Insights

Political Betting: Top Tips For Betting On The Presidential Primaries

Political betting expert, Paul Krishnamurty, offers his tips on where you should be putting your money at the kick-off of...
January 31, 2020 4 min read
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Credit Card Scams

Editor’s Note: This is the first article of R. Paul Wilson’s four-part series on the biggest credit card scams and...
January 22, 2020 5 min read
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QUIZ: How Clued Up Are You On Brexit’s Biggest Lies?

With Brexit the most hated buzzword of the last three years we wanted to take a look at the biggest...
January 20, 2020 1 min read
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Insider Insights

R. Paul Wilson On: The Real Hustle

For 11 seasons, I wrote and executed hundreds of scams for the BBC show, The Real Hustle. At the height...
December 26, 2019 6 min read
How-To, Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

Expert Tips: How To Bet On The UK General Election 2019

Editor’s Note: Political betting expert, Paul Krishnamurty, recommends putting your money on seat total and constituency markets if you’re looking...
November 29, 2019 4 min read
Industry, Insider Insights

Trump Impeachment Odds: How Long Can He Survive?

Editor's Note: Political betting expert, Paul Krishnamurty, discusses Trump Impeachment odds as the troubles pile up one after another. Find...
November 21, 2019 4 min read
Industry, Insider Insights

Interview: Steve Cutler, CEO of Kalamba Games

Casino.org spoke to Steve Cutler, CEO and co-founder of Kalamba Games, about pushing the boundaries of innovation in game development,...
October 12, 2019 4 min read
Insider Insights

The Chances of You Actually Quitting Smoking (For Good)

Since the start of the month, thousands of people across the UK have been taking part in Stoptober, a month-long...
October 10, 2019 1 min read
Industry, Insider Insights

Interview: CEO of The Malta Gaming Authority

Casino.org had the opportunity to ask the CEO of the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA), Mr Heathcliff Farrugia, a few questions...
October 3, 2019 3 min read
Gambling Destinations, Insider Insights

Interview: John Maxson – Here’s What it’s Like to be a Cirque du Soleil Underwater Performer

As Vegas’s Cirque du Soleil gears up for the 10,000th performance of its water-themed show “O”, Casino.org figured it would...
September 25, 2019 4 min read
Gambling Destinations, Insider Insights

Interview: Rob Anderson – Here’s What it’s Like to be a Professional Magician in Vegas

Ever wondered what it’s like to be a professional magician working in Vegas? Casino.org chatted to illusionist and TV host...
September 20, 2019 4 min read
Gambling Destinations, Insider Insights

Interview: Roland August, The Elvis Mobile Minister

Casino.org chats to The Elvis Mobile Minister, a Vegas-based wedding officiant who's married almost 15,000 couples in 15 years. From...
June 19, 2019 5 min read
Insider Insights, Poker

Interview: Robbie Strazynski, Poker Player at The WSOP

LA-born Robbie Strazynski, founder of Cardplayerlifestyle.com (and a serious recreational poker player), moved to Israel in September of 1998. What...
June 13, 2019 5 min read
Insider Insights

Interview: James and PaulyG, SportsCastr

Casino.org chatted to James and PaulyG, a broadcasting duo who are regulars on the SportsCastr leaderboard with a channel that's...
June 6, 2019 6 min read
Insider Insights, Poker, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Learn to Shuffle, or Get Caught Out

R. Paul Wilson is an expert on cons, scams and the art of deception. Former writer/presenter of “The Real Hustle”,...
June 3, 2019 5 min read
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks, Top 10s

Top 10 Insider Casino Tips Leaked on Reddit

From which games to avoid to which bets are best, you can always trust the casino dealers and other staff...
February 24, 2019 3 min read
EU Brexit flags
Insider Insights

Brexit Update: Why a New General Election is the Best Bet

Last month, I explained how Brexit - and the convoluted parliamentary process of delivering it - was generating countless political...
February 18, 2019 4 min read
Insider Insights, Top 10s

10 Crazy Casino Secrets We Learned From Reddit

Casinos have all kinds of secrets they don't want you to know. But over on Reddit, thanks to AMAs and...
February 13, 2019 3 min read