Blackjack Strategy for Doubling Down – Plus Resource Links

When I started writing Blackjack Strategy for Doubling Down - Plus Resource LinksI, I remembered a session sitting playing $5 Blackjack table at Arizona Charlie's in Las Vegas years ago. .  It was the annual trek to VIMFP (the Vegas Internet Mafia Family Picnic) sponsored by the Vegas Gang at VegasTripping. It was late, my bankroll … Continue reading Blackjack Strategy for Doubling Down – Plus Resource Links

Four Formats For Playing Blackjack – Which is Best For You?

There are Four Formats For Playing Blackjack. Table, cards and chips - real or virtual - are the basic elements for blackjack. Blackjack has come a long way from the days when it first appeared in America as the game we know today. The name for the game however was Twenty-One which has been used … Continue reading Four Formats For Playing Blackjack – Which is Best For You?

6:5 Blackjack IS a Big Deal at New England Casinos

This past week, I was saddened to hear Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods are taking the plunge into lowering BlackJack pay-tables from 3:2 to 6:5 for a blackjack. With increased competition in table games from Twin Rivers & Tiverton Casinos, MGM Springfield and the upcoming Encore Boston Harbor, I thought keeping all of their blackjack tables … Continue reading 6:5 Blackjack IS a Big Deal at New England Casinos