Blackjack Money Management
money management when playing blackjack will allow you to ride
out a series of losing hands. It is unrealistic to think
that you will win every hand. Read through these following
tips and combine them with the money management basics that
follow the tips to ensure that you are put on the road to
really want to win at blackjack you must:
and understand the blackjack strategy charts
Properly control your emotions
If you do
all four you will be a winning blackjack player. That does not
mean that you won’t have losing sessions. Everyone does. It
means that you remove the house edge and put yourself in the
position of winning more than you lose. By following this
strategy in the end you will end up winning more than you lose.
Perfect Basic Blackjack Strategy
exactly what it says. Do what the charts tell you to do all the
time. Not some of the time. Not based on what happened the
last time you followed the charts. Follow it every time.
Always play perfect basic blackjack strategy to win at
important key to winning at blackjack and other gambling skill
games, is how you feel. Are you feeling confident? Are you
mentally prepared to play blackjack? If you are not 100%, if
you are having trouble concentrating on things that day, then
you probably should not be playing blackjack that day.
If you are
unable to control your emotions if losing then stop playing
are not at your best mentally, then you will not be able to
concentrate and play blackjack according to the strategy that
has been laid out in our blackjack strategy charts.
state of mind puts you into a winning state of mind.
bankroll needs to be large enough to withstand the normal
fluctuations that happen during a blackjack game. Two of
the biggest mistakes that blackjack players make are not having
enough money to bet and overbetting.
You need a
bankroll large enough to sustain the short swings of bad luck
that you will inevitably encounter at the blackjack tables.
You must understand that there will be times that you will be
losing money. You still need money to keep playing and
ride out the short swings.
who overbets in relation to their bankroll, will win more when
they are winning and obviously lose more when they are losing.
If that losing streak is extended then they will lose all their
guard against overbetting and both having a large enough
bankroll, my recommendation is to have at least 30 units at the
table each time you play. A unit is equal to the amount
you will be betting. So if you are betting $1 a hand then
you would need $30 in your bankroll.
gamble with money you can not afford to lose. Gamblers who
bring money to the table that they can not afford to lose have a
tendency to continue to chase there losses. They end up
risking additional money to try and win back money that they
have lost. This then puts them at even greater financial
majority of people gamble because they have fun doing so.
So please do not gamble with money that you can’t afford to
to quit can be the difference between winning and losing
what separates the winners from the losers is that when winning,
the winners leave the table a winner and when losing, restrict
their losses to affordable amounts. A smart gambler will
never let themselves get cleaned out at the tables.
advantage over the casinos is that you can get up and walk away.
To be a
winner you must maximize your winnings and minimize your losses.
Do this and you’ll have more wining sessions than losing
are winning put some of those winnings aside. For example
if you are up 20 units put aside 10 units. As you continue
to win, put those winnings aside as well.
playing as long as your winning streak keeps on going.
Keep putting those winnings aside. When your luck changes
and you have lost your buffer then you can go home a big winner.
If you are
winning and want to increase the size of your bet, do so in
increments. Don’t go from $5 bets to $50.
to minimize losses, never lose more than 20 units in any
gambling session. Just get up from the table and walk
your means. If you have a $100 bankroll do not start
playing $25 hands.
start increasing the size of your bets in an effort to chase
after your losses. This only ends up with you losing more
also quit playing when:
other players at the table are really bad.
You lose a
couple of big bets and start getting really mad.
chasing your losses
distracted by your bad luck and are unable to concentrate.
know when to quit, you will definitely be on a path to winning.