The smallest house edge in all casino games is in Blackjack.

Which Casino Game Gives You The Best Odds of Winning?

You step into a crowded casino on a Friday night with $200 burning a hole in your pocket. You want to gamble, though you want to play the games that have the lowest casino edge. Where should you go? If you want to increase your chances of winning, there are some games that you should play...

The King explains what Card Burning is and how it works in live casinos.

Why Do Blackjack Dealers "Burn" Cards?

Why do blackjack dealers "burn" cards, and which situations require blackjack dealers to burn cards? First off, let's start with the two main situations where a blackjack dealer will "burn" a card: 1. They are starting a new shoe of cards. 2. They are taking over from another dealer. I...

The meaning of Rakeback is explained as it pertains to playing in online casinos.  What is it?

What Is "Rakeback" And Why Do Online Casinos Offer It?

Some online casinos will offer their customers "rakeback". What exactly is "rakeback"? "Rakeback" is essentially when the online casino returns a percentage of your costs back to you. When it comes to online casinos, this "cost" is the edge that the casino enjoys over you in a particular ...

Land casino etiquette - Playing two slot machines at once?  When is it ok and when is it not ok?

Can I Play More Than One Slot Machine at Once?

If you have stepped inside of a casino, you have surely seen people using two or more slot machines at the same time. They will often have their purse or jacket sitting on the chairs in front of each machine to block them off, and sometimes they will even step away to go to the bathroom, expecti...

There is a lot of thought put into the design and the layouts of the casinos across the globe.

Why Don't Casinos Have Clocks or Windows?

There has been a rumour around for many years that brick-and-mortar casinos will pump oxygen through the air to keep their customers energized. This is a myth and is not true. Casinos will keep the air nice and cool (if it is too warm, people will get sleepy and want to leave), though they won't...

The casinos around the world are returning to full capacity.

Casinos Around The World Returning To Normal

For fans of traditional brick-and-mortar casinos, things are finally starting to return to normal. At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, many casinos around the world were completely closed. This caused many people to move to online casinos. Online casinos are great, but sometimes you ...

The topic of tipping while playing in online casinos is discussed in this article.

Can I Tip at "Live" Online Casinos?

If you have ever played in a casino game at a "brick and mortar" casino, you likely know that there is an expectation to tip after you win a big amount of money. For instance, let's say that you win $1,000 after a spin of the roulette wheel. It's pretty standard to tip the croupier at this point...

The article discusses the standard play-through requirements for online casino bonuses.

What Are Playthrough Requirements?

When online casinos dish out bonus money, there are "playthrough requirements" that must be met before the money is yours. After all, if casinos just dished out bonus money and let people immediately withdraw it, they probably wouldn't be in business for too long. A playthrough requirement i...

Live casino dealer wearing a red bow tie.

How To Make Money Playing Live Casinos

Live casinos are plenty of fun. I mean, who wouldn't want to play casino games from the comfort of their own homes with a real, human dealer? Technology has made great strides when it comes to online casinos, and "live casinos" are one of the great innovations for the industry over the past 1...

The A-list celebrities that love to gamble - Floyd Mayweather.

Who Are Some of the Biggest Celebrity Gamblers?

Some of the biggest stars in the world - including the likes of Ben Affleck, Leonardo DiCaprio and Matt Damon - love to gamble. Some have achieved a decent amount of success while gambling - Ben Affleck has won a major poker tournament, Matt Damon has played in the World Series of Poker and Tobe...

The Casino comps  and how they work are explained in this article.

Why Do Casinos "Comp" People?

Casinos, especially casinos in places like Las Vegas and Macau, will spend many millions of dollars per year "comping" players. "Comping" is when you give your players "perks" in order to play in your casino. This can include free hotel rooms, free food and even free use of the casino's priv...