Casinos are great way to relieve your daily stress. It is no wonder that affluent people visit these casinos every now and then, just to burn some cash and they do it on purpose. They just want to have pure fun and nothing else; and they don’t mind splurging some money for it. But not all of us can enjoy this luxury. We just can’t waste our money on casinos. So before you enter a casino next time, you need to know these 5 aspects of gambling otherwise, you could be in deep trouble.
1# Opt for Those Machines that You are Comfortable with
It does not really make any sense to try your hands on those machines that you have not tried before in a casino. If you have mastered the art of Jack Wild, it will be foolish on your part to try Deuces Wild or any other machines. Each machine is governed by different set of rules and therefore, unless you have proper understanding of them, you are not going to register a win. So, learn the rules first and then try your hands on those machines.
2# Always Ask for Free Stuff
Casinos offer some freebies to customers to lure them in. Free drinks, free buffet, coffee shop comp etc are the things that you will always get in a casino. Now, of course, I am not asking you to drink as much as you can just because drink is free. Nope, because when you get intoxicated, your senses get numbed and you will not be able to make proper decision. So, it is okay to have some fun and enjoy some free stuff while you are in a casino but you should not go over the top with it.
3# Have a Money Management Plan Ready
Gambling is not just about burning dollars; it is also about winning. So, you need to have a money management plan ready before you enter a casino unless you don’t mind jeopardizing your financial stability. You need to make a plan like this – ‘I will quit the game if I lose $200’. This will help you avert major financial crisis. Gambling is not all about making major gains rather it is also about making small fortunes as well.
4# Don’t Play for Prolonged Hours
You should not be playing too hard in a casino. Casinos are meant for enjoying pure fun and earn some cash if possible. If you continue to play for prolonged period of time, you will be stressed out and there is a possibility that you will end up making bad decisions which will have a direct bearing on your financial conditions. Take rest every now and then as it will help you rejuvenate yourself.
5# Don’t Give Free Advice to Anyone
The problem with giving free tips to fellow gamblers is that they will praise you if they win the next round but if they lose after listening to your tips, they are going to blame you squarely for that. So, try to keep all these tips to yourself and try to concentrate on your game.
Cathy is a trainee journalist and a member of the popular gambling forum – Bonus Paradise. She is passionate writer and has contributed articles to some well known journals.