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Winning at the Big 3

Everyone's got a buddy or an Uncle with winning gambling strategies, here are some that actually work.

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"That's it?" I ask, a little disappointed at having watched him for such a short session.
"Once four aces are out, that deck is shot," he says. "There's nothing there for us anymore. Besides, we almost doubled our money." Eagle-eyeing around the casino for a place to cash out his winnings, he says, "Here's another thing to remember: when you win money, it's not the casino's money anymore, it's yours. A real fallacy is when people think they're playing with the casino's money, so they play looser. Once you win the money, it's yours. Take it. Then leave the casino."
And that is exactly what we do.
Michael Kaplan is Cigar Aficionado's gambling columnist.
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