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Online Gambling Agent Advice

by Shona Lafleur (2019-09-15)

When you enter the poker room, the first thing you'll need to do is purchase poker chips. To do this you may need to locate the "cage" where chips are bought and sold. Once you find the cage, wait in line and when it is your turn place all of the money on the counter that you wish to exchange. The employee will count it, and then give you your chips.

6 hours agoYour next task is finding a poker table. Many first timers will stroll up to a table and sit down, only to discover that you will need to go to the front desk first to book the seat. To do this, go up to the front of the room where there is a desk and also a board with initials on it. Tell the employee your initials, and what game you are trying to play. For instance, if your name was Jim Brown and also you wanted to play $1/$2 $100 max, you would tell the employee "I need $100 max - my initials are JB". Then you will go up on the board and can be called up when your table is ready.

As soon as you take your seat at the table, you can find a few differences between live and online poker. The first you'll need to know about is that players don't have to post the blind to come in to the game. The only rule is the fact that you can not come in as the dealer, but in addition, you can sit anywhere and receive cards without posting the blinds (unless you come in as the big or small blind, of-course).

The next rule to remember is the fact that there is no pre-select buttons! Make sure you act sequentially, because many players will become furious if you fold out of turn or make bets out of turn, especially the old timers. Also remember to never discuss a hand or offer advice while a hand is still going, because that's another rule which is sure to get you in trouble. When you win that first pot, it's going to feel great to rake the chips in, but make certain you remember to tip the dealer. A standard tip for a $50 pot will be $1 or $2, and as the pots get bigger, you really need to tip more. If you forget to tip once it's not a huge deal, but you do not want to be known to the dealerships as "the guy who never tips".

If you choose to take a break from playing, but plan on coming back, just walk away from the table and leave your chips there. As long as you are back within a reasonable amount of time the dealer will save your seat and leave your chips there. If you're ready to leave the casino, put your chips into a rack then take them to the cage and cash them out. That is it!