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Online Casino Sign-Up Bonus and Match Bonuses - Easy Way to Lose Your Money
Online casinos have many ways to "trick you" into gambling. One of the most common ways is offering casino bonuses, which can be divided into several categories. Let's talk about match bonuses (or online casino sign-up bonuses) today, as it's the most common online casino bonus.
Match bonuses are often seemingly big in numbers (sign-up bonus as big as $3000 is not a rare thing to see nowadays). Many of these bonuses are very tricky, making withdrawing your winnings as hard as possible. Several players have quit playing at those casinos after they've understood that there's no easy way to gain profit with this bonus. They feel that they've been tricked. Hell yeah, I can't blame them!
Some of these match bonuses really are absurd. Even though, players in these days are not retarded - many of them know that the $888 "free money" means cosmic deposits and serious betting activity with real money, leading us to a fact that in the end you're probably back to ZERO, angry and have no plans to return there.
Online casinos and poker rooms are extremely cautious giving bonuses away. Usually you as a player are not allowed to play blackjack, roulette and craps with your bonus money. And often you can't withdraw your winnings if you have less than 10x bonus gathered on your casino account. My personal best has been 134 dollars with $16 dollars no deposit bonus money... of course, I gambled it down to zero. I was 26 bucks short to withdraw.
Some casinos (not the ones I prefer!) can afford those high bonuses only because they have low payouts. Not many online gamblers look at payouts when choosing a casino, so beware!
In some cases match bonuses can be used against casinos, but be sure to learn the rules before you start any monkeygambling.
Ralf Vinogradov is a part-time journalist in a newspaper and an editor and webmaster of gambling related website Best Online Casinos and Online Gambling - GamblingRalf.COM, that introduces wackiest online casino bonuses. He also runs infamous newsletter called "Club Hundredaire" with few hundred dedicated members.
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Texas Holdem Tournament Strategy - Sit and Go Poker Tournaments
Welcome to the fourth in my Texas Holdem Strategy Series, focusing on no limit Texas Holdem poker tournament play and associated strategies. In this article, we'll examine the "Sit and Go" tournament - the most popular online poker tournament format today.
Online Roulette - A Brief History
The term "Roulette" is French and in essence it means "small wheel". While it may seem that because "Roulette" is a French word that the game itself comes from France, but this is not necessarily true.
Virtual Casino Games
Looking to find out what kind of games can be found at a virtual casino? Look no further because here we give you an overview of virtual casino games as most commonly played on the internet today.There is an endless list of games available, and we'll take you through some of the more popular and common games played by virtual gamblers.
The Other World Series: The 2005 World Series Of Poker
Growing up, the American dream for many boys was playing major league baseball and hitting the game winning home run in the final game of the World Series. This dream is usually shattered for most when in their teen years the reality hits, that they're not an athlete and have no chance at a career in professional baseball.
Roulette System: Confession of the Roulette Dealer on Dealers Signature
Roulette System: Confession of the Roulette Dealer on Dealer's signatureThis article is going to show you how you can use the dealer's signature to beat roulette.Not many people know this, but it's absolutely critical.
Poker Aces - how to play them
Poker Aces refers to two aces dealt pre-flop. It is the strongest possible pre-flop hand in Texas Holdem Poker.
Free Online Card Games -- Getting Ready for Las Vegas
Free online card games that can be played over the Internet are great for practice to increase your skills or to just have fun with. Being able to take advantage of playing free card games on your computer like poker and video poker can even prepare you for making cash in the future.
Four Tips for Online Poker - Tells, Mixing it Up, Preflop Rasies and Changing Gears
Tip One: Mix Up Your Play: Once you have mastered the fundamentals of a particular game (for the purpose of this article we'll use No Limit Texas Hold'em) it's very easy to lapse into predictable play. This is particularly true when playing online.
Texas Holdem Poker - Today
The Texas Holdem poker phenomenon has taken the country by storm. There are reportedly over 100 million active poker players worldwide.
Before you plan a trip to Las Vegas or Atlantic City or going on a cruise with legalized Gambling, certain things you must know of, and the most important one being How To Win. Gamble is all about taking a calculated risk, using your skills combined with a strategy and finally one thing that all of us want, Luck.
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.
Poker Table Position
Poker seating and the position one has at the table is one of the most important and least talked about aspects of poker. It's especially relative to the Texas Hold'Em poker game because it is positional in nature.
Americans play Poker in many places such as in casino card rooms, online and at home. It is estimated over $170 million in bets are made through online casinos everyday and this figure may double by 2006.
Online Casino Sign-Up Bonus and Match Bonuses - Easy Way to Lose Your Money
Online casinos have many ways to "trick you" into gambling. One of the most common ways is offering casino bonuses, which can be divided into several categories.
Pai Gow Poker Basics
Using the standard poker hand ranking methods (see below), the players must organize their cards so that the five card hand is of higher value than the two card hand. If both hands beat the banker's two hands, the player wins.
Understanding Online Casino Bonuses
Are you puzzled by the workings of online Casino bonuses, with those pulsating dollar signs and offers of free cash? Let's see if we can demystify the situation.Different rules apply to different casino bonuses - know these rules and avoid disappointment.
On average, one third of the casino's total revenue is generated by Slot machines. Compared to other casino games such as Baccarat, Blackjack, Craps and Roulette, Slot machines have a number of advantages which explain their popularity among casino players.
Depositing Funds to Your Online Casino & Poker Room Account - The Best Options
Ways To DepositWhen I first wanted to start playing in online casinos and poker rooms, I thought it would be as easy as 123 to start playing - surely all you need to do is to download the software enter your credit card details and away you go?Well yes kind of, but you may already have seen there are a multitude of different payment and deposit methods available ranging from credit and debit cards right the way through to the good old snail mail check!There are a range of options but it is vitally important that you choose the right one otherwise your casino and poker play may not be as rewarding as you first think.Credit CardsHistorically credit cards have always been the first thing people think of when looking to deposit money - and why not - these days most of the major banks offer internet fraud protection and depositing via credit card is pretty instantaneous - so what is the problem - well there could be a few.
Online Poker --- Is It Safe? --- Is It for Me?
Online Poker RoomsRapidly Growing in PopularityPlaying online poker is fast becoming the most popular form of Internet gambling. You can play Texas holdem online, and match your gambling skills against players from all over the world, playing live poker games, with real people, right on your computer.
The Secret of Field/Place Betting
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