Basic Rules

May 27th, 2009

The rules of blackjack are fairly simple however there are small variations that can make a big difference to your wallet. Make sure you check out the rules before you start playing at a Casino online or in the real world. I once played on a Ferry and it was only after a few hands that I realised that the dealer won if I drew on 17-21. This give the house a massive 8.86 % extra advantage. I quickly left the table with my remaining money in tact.

I have outline the basic rules to get you started, for a complete set of rules please refer to the online Casino you intend to play on as rules can vary between casinos.
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History of Blackjack

May 27th, 2009

I have added the history of Blackjack because it is very interesting and has shaped the game into the modern format. The game is like it is today due to a number of key individuals. The game has changed a lot over time, hopefully for the better; you decide.
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Blackjack Strategy

May 27th, 2009

The rules of blackjack are fairly simple however there are small variations that can make a big difference to your wallet. Make sure you check out the rules before you start playing at a Casino online or in the real world. I once played on a {Ferry~Cruise} and it was only after a few hands that I realised that the dealer won if I drew on 17-21. This give the house a massive 8.38 % extra advantage. I quickly left the table with my remaining money in tact.

I have outline the basic rules to get you started, for a complete set of rules please refer to the online Casino you intend to play on as rules can vary between casinos.
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Card Counting

May 27th, 2009

Card Counting is great when the pack is not shuffled between deals. When you play online the deck is effectively shuffled. Hence the strategies are based on asituation where there is no knowledge of the distribution of the rest of the cards in the deck.

If you want to learn how to card count you must learn the basic straegy by heart first, then take your skill into ther real world. {Be wary though if the Casino suspects you of card counting you will be asked to leave.~If a Casino suspects that you are card counting then they may ask you to leave or you might end up being eaten by vultures in the middle of nowhere.}
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Betting Systems

May 27th, 2009

I outlined listed below some of the better known systems – there is no miricle system I am afraid – I would encourage you not to use a system but play steady bets of the same value. It is your choice whether you decide to use a betting system or not. {I prefer to use the 2 Level Progressive Betting System.~I prefer to use the 2 Level Progressive Betting System, but sometimes revert to the Martingale System.}
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Blackjack Glossary

May 26th, 2009

I have explained below some of the most commonly used terms in blackjack.
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