The IGRA of 1988 provided a regulatory framework for tribal gaming, including establishing a national gaming commission for tribal casinos. Over 30 U.S. states have tribal gaming, with tribal casinos pending in 3 other states. Oklahoma has the most tribal casinos, over 100 of them, while California has the second-most.
Get together with a few friends and family or talk into a microphone yourself to start a gambling podcast for your local area or state. Costs are minimal and, with enough listeners, podcast monetization becomes possible. Use your computer or smartphone, internet connection, a podcast host, and away you go.
Do you want to win a 60-thousand-dollar slot machine hand pay? Are you sure? What’s your plan in case you do win? From making the bet to income tax preparation, I’ll go over everything you’ll need to be prepared for. Like, how many $100 bills can you carry without being obvious? And is there a legal way to not pay income taxes?
Too often, a beginner slots player gets lost, figuratively and literally, the first time they enter a casino. It can take a while to learn how to play slot machines. Plus, it isn’t in the best interest of the casino to help. I offer a primer on the basics of slots from a bit of history, the Golden Rule, and what comes next.
In some states, video poker is skill-based slots. Yes, to win at video poker means perfect play and the best paytables. But try applying my winning slots strategies as they take advantage of how casino operators have set up their video poker machines. Here, I show how to apply my winning slots strategies to video poker.
In southwest Ohio, near Cincinnati, lies Belterra Park. This slots parlor with a horse racetrack offers Class III, Vegas-style slot machines. During my visit to this old favorite casino, I tried two strategies to find slot machines to evaluate as winners. With only a $300 bankroll, I spent $1000 and still left with almost $100.
Lyle asked a question about West Wendover, Nevada which led to discovering Wendover High Payout Returns. For $25 slot machines in Wendover, per statistics available from the state of Nevada, payout returns over 100% existed over the summer months. I provide Lyle with advice and performed further analysis for my readers.
The 130+ year slot machine history helps us understand the future of slots, including technology, popularity, and regulation. From Charles Fey in 1887 to centralized computers in modern casinos, learn the origin of pay tables, bar reel symbols, the RNG, and who did what when for the gaming machines we love to play.