Picking a Good Blackjack Table

Do you know how to pick a good blackjack table? Imagine walking into your favorite casino and onto the floor. You head to the blackjack tables. Games are going at all the tables and all the tables have at least one empty seat. You begin cruising the floor trying to determine which table to take … Continue reading Picking a Good Blackjack Table

How Not to Look Silly at the Blackjack Table

I heard tell of a guy who is planning a vacation to Vegas. He’s a slots player but for some reason feels compelled to play blackjack. He’s wondering how he can avoid looking silly while at the blackjack tables and just how different blackjack is from slot machines. My first piece of advice to this … Continue reading How Not to Look Silly at the Blackjack Table

That Third Base Chair at the Blackjack Table

I don’t know how many times I’ve heard people at a blackjack table getting up in arms about how the person at third base plays their hand. They somehow always ruin the play for the rest of the table. If they hit they’re accused of taking the dealer’s bust card. If they stand then they’re … Continue reading That Third Base Chair at the Blackjack Table

Table Manners for Blackjack: Cards and Touching

Yes, blackjack has table manners. It is played at a table after all. Actually that is a more relaxed term for blackjack etiquette, and the things that make up blackjack etiquette are kind of like the unwritten rules for blackjack. Fist off we are going to talk about the cards and touching. In a face … Continue reading Table Manners for Blackjack: Cards and Touching

Blackjack Myth: Avoid Choosing the Last Seat at the Table

This one kind of goes along with that whole myth about the player at third base being able to effect the outcome of the dealer’s hand. According to this myth, any smart blackjack player will avoid sitting and playing in the last seat at the blackjack table. Mostly this blackjack myth came about because of … Continue reading Blackjack Myth: Avoid Choosing the Last Seat at the Table

Is Blackjack Beatable or Not?

You can go online and read about how blackjack is a beatable casino game. But then when you go to the casino and lose money or watch how another player makes more money than you. How does that work? Is blackjack really a beatable casino game? Is it more beatable for one player over another? … Continue reading Is Blackjack Beatable or Not?

Blackjack Tournament Tips—Catching the Table Leader

Most of the time blackjack players are just fine playing against the dealer. They do not have to worry about what any other blackjack players at the table are doing. They can play out their rounds of blackjack only focusing on their strategy and what the dealer is doing. But from time to time we … Continue reading Blackjack Tournament Tips—Catching the Table Leader

A Full Table of Blackjack or One on One

There’s some debate one which is the better way to play blackjack: at a full table or one on one against the dealer. The truth is that there are advantages to both. It just depends on what kind of blackjack player you are. A Full Table Playing blackjack at a full table—or at least with … Continue reading A Full Table of Blackjack or One on One

What Makes Blackjack Beatable

With most casino games the house is favored and as a player you can only really count on losing your money. The only thing to wonder about is whether you’ll lose it slowly or quickly. And you wonder if you’ll hit it big. This is because the majority of casino games are games of chance. … Continue reading What Makes Blackjack Beatable