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Rules & Strategy

Money Management

A large part of being a successful gambler includes thoroughly understanding what you’re up against every time you play. It doesn’t matter if you’re a casino gambler, a sportsbettor, a poker guru or even a lottery junkie. Every time you sit down to play or make some sort of a wager, you’re paying a fee for the luxury of gambling. It’s not only “Lady Luck” you’re squaring off against, but the casino’s vig, the sports book’s juice or the poker room’s rake. Battling on multiple fronts as you are, it takes more than a little luck and skill to walk away a winner in the long run. It takes control. Control of yourself and control of your money.

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