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  1. It occurs to me that ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by marriedputter View Post
    Which is why those close to retirement put more and more money in US Treasuries.

    The average annual rate of inflation is 3.22%. As you can see from this chart if you buy a Treasury Bond the yield is so low that you will actually have guaranteed yourself a loss. The price may fluctuate if you decide you need money and want to sell the bond. A person may gain but a person who is so conservative to buy this investment could not possibly be motivated by that prospect.
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  2. One2Six automatic card shuffling machines for sale

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeBlackJack View Post
    Hello!
    I have four One2Six machines for sale.

    Pictures available here:
    https://goo.gl/H7R2i3

    3 of them had been in use, tested, working perfectly!
    1 is brand new, but needs a licence to operate.

    Located in Malaga, Spain.

    Available for inspection and collection.
    Shipping to your location is available too.
    PM or email me if you need more information.

    Other American Roulette and BlackJack/Poker equipment
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  3. The HNF Count

    Most of the information on the "High Normal Form" is buried in ancient threads. I thought it worthwhile to give it a more permanent home.

    The HNF uses the tag numbers

    A,2,3,6,7 = +1
    4,5 = +2
    8,9 = 0
    T = -2

    For betting accuracy, the Ace should be side counted as -3.

    This is an unbalanced count. Therefore, IRC = -4 * Number of Decks

    In the simulations I've performed or seen, the HNF outperforms ...

    Updated 02-01-2016 at 02:49 PM by First Normal Form

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  4. Relevant Ohio Law on Card Counting

    Ohio casino law explicitly states that card counting is legal:

    OAC 3772-11-08
    3772-11-08 Compliance with law; prohibited activities

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    (B) A person who, without the assistance of another person or without the use of a physical aid or device of any kind, uses the person's own ability to keep track of the value of cards played and uses predictions formed as a result of the tracking information in their playing and betting strategy shall not be considered ...
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  5. The Columbus Dispatch

    In a September 19, 2012 article, The Columbus Dispatch stated:

    "Although the idea of beating the casino has been dramatized in movies such as 21, in which college professor Kevin Spacey organizes his math students in an elaborate cheating scheme, it’s usually not that sophisticated nor complex, Edwards said."

    The movie was about card counting and in no way was a "cheating scheme". When questioned, the author of the article claimed that Wikipedia says ...
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