Online blackjack already offers players one of the best house edges in the online casino industry. Prior to any blackjack strategy, online blackjack has a house edge of 2 to5% depending on the individual house rules. In our current climate most house edges for blackjack online sit at around 4 to 5%. When playing blackjack … Continue reading What Can Basic Strategy do for you in Online Blackjack?
Basic strategy is one of the few set-down blackjack strategies that casinos are pretty cool with allowing players to use. But there is a reason behind that. Casino staff will allow the myth to perpetuate that basic strategy guarantees wins. Then, after a few consecutive losses, they can watch as players toss aside their basic strategy … Continue reading Dealing with Consecutive Blackjack Losses and Basic Strategy
The term basic strategy is tossed around all over sites with blackjack advice. It comes up when experienced blackjack players are imparting advice to novice players. And it is always recommended as the place to start with blackjack strategy. But what the heck is basic strategy anyway? Basic strategy is the simplest form of blackjack … Continue reading What is Basic Strategy?
This morning I started in on how it is time to go back to the basics of blackjack. Basics are important. Think of them as the foundation for your blackjack strategy. And basic strategy should be the basis of all of your blackjack strategy. Also this morning I talked about basic strategy. I said that … Continue reading What is Blackjack Basic Strategy?
Blackjack players are the best off when it comes to casino games. For one thing they have a lower house edge to begin with. On top of that they can actually use strategy to influence the outcome of a round of blackjack. Players are also lucky because they have the easiest to use and most … Continue reading Using Basic Strategy with Blackjack
Casinos and online casinos love to perpetuate the idea that blackjack is the one casino game in which the house can be beat. They will even admit that you need a blackjack strategy to beat the house. And they are more than willing to perpetuate the myth that blackjack strategy is the key to beating … Continue reading Blackjack Strategy: Basic Strategy and Losses
Everyday blackjack wins new players. These new players may come to the game in a brick and mortar casino, or perhaps they have tried it out in a game of online blackjack. But chances are they have heard that this is the casino game in which they could possible beat the house. Or at the … Continue reading Once More with Feeling: Basic Strategy!
Basic Strategy is the single easiest blackjack strategy tool that can be used. Basic strategy can be used for blackjack in a brick and mortar casino, and also for online blackjack. This is because it is based on the basic rules of the game, making it a versatile blackjack strategy tool. However, this does make … Continue reading Basic Strategy or Instinct
Every now and then the time comes when I need to clarify some things about basic strategy. It amazes me that as easy as this strategy is, it is constantly misunderstood or misrepresented. And then it all has to be all untangled again. Let’s start with what basic strategy is so that if you don’t … Continue reading What Basic Strategy is and What it Isn’t
While we can all appreciate something that takes some effort to earn, there are times when it’s nice to get something with some ease. Basic strategy does that in blackjack. It gives you some very advantageous blackjack strategy without putting a lot of extra effort in it. Card counting, now that requires hours of practice. … Continue reading Why I like Basic Strategy and You Should Too