We’d all love to have the amazing lifestyle of a professional gambler, and there are tons of success stories out there. But, there are other forms of gambling that don’t involve a casino and can prove to be very lucrative. For example, betting on sports and events has grown in popularity significantly over the past ..
Sometimes, you don’t want to leave the house. You haven’t ironed your shirt, you can’t find the money for a taxi, you’re just plain lazy. But you want to make some quick cash and betting is the only way to do so. Well, panic not, because the solution is here; video poker. Don’t worry if ..
Before you next step foot in a casino, pockets full of precious vacation savings, read this book. Please just do it. In Gambling 102, author Michael Shackleford shares what he learned from extensive mathematical analyses of games including poker, baccarat, blackjack, craps, and many others. The Book Gambling 102 builds upon basic knowledge of how ..
John Scarne is known as one of the most authoritative specialists on gambling that the world has ever seen. His knowledge is legendary, and his books on the subject are snapped up by novices and experts alike. And when Scarne’s New Complete Guide to Gambling was published back in 1961, it flew off the shelves. ..
In the literary world of books ‘based on real events’ we’re accustomed to being fed scenarios which have some grounding in reality but which are so sexed up and adapted for the page that we lose the essence of the story and the ‘real’ is blurred with the ‘not-so-real’. In Josh Axelrad’s memoir, however, we’re ..
Edward O Thorp became the most hated man amongst casino owners for decades after he released his internationally acclaimed book ‘Beat the Dealer’ in 1962 in which he effectively revealed to the general public how to win at blackjack, exposing casinos to huge potential losses and discredit. It also, sadly, led to O Thorp being ..
If you thought gambling was all about losing money, getting in to debt and causing problems in all other areas of your life before leading to a dangerous addiction, think again. Whilst yes, these things can and do happen, with Jean Scott you can learn how to be a safe, low spending gambler, making big ..
Is roulette a game of chance? Can you calculate your win opportunities based on patterns, a workable strategy, flaws in the system or any other way? A couple of spins on an online roulette wheel could answer the question. However there are many books out there claiming to have the perfect system for winning on ..