Blackjack- Should You Count Cards?

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* Learn how to constantly conceal your card counting skills when playing, to avoid being asked to leave.

* Play at odd hours usually very late at night intorepparttar early hours ofrepparttar 137309 morning, because it's best to play one-on-one withrepparttar 137310 dealer or with as few other players as possible atrepparttar 137311 table.

* Change tables and casinos frequently, to avoid being detected.

* Have a very large bankroll. As a professional, you will need about 300-500 times your average bet, to be able to take advantage ofrepparttar 137312 count by stepping up your bets dramatically and playing multiple hands, while also being able to weatherrepparttar 137313 wild swings in your bankroll that will frequently happen inrepparttar 137314 short run. This translates to a working bankroll of about $30,000 - $50,000, based on average bets of $50 - $100, which is what you'll need to earn a full time living.

If you are indeed able to do all ofrepparttar 137315 above flawlessly, then congratulations! You are an expert card counter and you will make money inrepparttar 137316 long term.

Forrepparttar 137317 99% of us who are recreational players and unable - or unwilling - to makerepparttar 137318 substantial effort required to count cards expertly, then playing Basic Strategy isrepparttar 137319 next best thing. This will give a very low edge against you of about one half of one percent, while still providingrepparttar 137320 chance to come away a winner inrepparttar 137321 short term.

Learning perfect Blackjack Basic Strategy takes only a few hours and can be mastered by virtually everyone. You can play any table, any time, for as long as you like, without having to worry about being noticed byrepparttar 137322 Pit Boss. In fact,repparttar 137323 Pit Bosses will welcome you with open arms. You'll still haverepparttar 137324 lowest odds against you of any table game inrepparttar 137325 casino and you'll have a fighting chance of beatingrepparttar 137326 casino with a good run of cards.

This isrepparttar 137327 best way to play for casual, recreational players who want to have fun but not lose their shirts.

Don't get me wrong:repparttar 137328 bottom line is that if you want to be a serious, dedicated Blackjack player, who getsrepparttar 137329 most thrill out of beatingrepparttar 137330 casino and is willing to work hard to do it, then by all means learn card counting.

However, forrepparttar 137331 recreational player, Blackjack should be easy to learn and fun. With Basic Strategy, it is.

Tom is the webmaster at Blackjack For Everyone, which is a website dedicated to the recreational Blackjack player.

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