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  1. Tips from the Inside

    Tips from the Inside
    by Nicholas Colon


    There are many card counting systems available to players. Each is more advanced than the previous. A level one system is basic. Level two systems are more advanced and level 3 and 4 systems are even more complex. Level 4 systems are Ultimate Count Systems. So as you can see there’s a lot out there for you to research.
    If you want to learn how to be an excellent card counter you need to learn a system that is easy ...

    Updated 06-27-2022 at 03:13 AM by Norm

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  2. table mins in philly?

    Quote Originally Posted by Al Rogers View Post
    From the August issue of Current Blackjack News (excerpted with permission):

    PA: Philadelphia Aug 2021 tables edge decks cut min max rules
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  3. How To Learn Basic Strategy

    This is a cross-post from my blog

    Basic Strategy is the correct strategy for playing every hand in the game of blackjack. It lets you know when to hit, stand, split, double, and surrender. Blackjack gurus often hand their students the following chart from the Wizard of Odds, and tell them to memorize it:



    Nice info, Mr. Guru, but how in the world do we memorize this?
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  4. Guess What... Casinos Cheat!

    This is a cross-post from my blog

    Introduction

    I constantly hear APs tell me the standard opinion that “casinos are heavily regulated, they would never think of cheating.” Here’s how the reasoning goes:

    1. Casino licenses are valuable
    2. Casinos have regulators constantly scrutinizing their every move
    3. Therefore, the cost of being caught cheating is higher than the gain from cheating
    4. Therefore, casinos
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  5. Cover Part I

    This is a cross-post from my blog
    Introduction
    This series of posts is dedicated to killing sacred cows about “cover” (I use quotes because I think even the basic mental assumption of cover advice are bad). The purpose of these posts is to get you to realize that most of the advice out there is garbage, and shamelessly sell our class “Getting Away With It.”

    The Cancer That is “Cover” Advice
    Nearly every new card counter that comes to one of our classes, or stumbles ...
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