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Poker Legal Challenges Popping Up All Across US After Rulings

While the laws in states around the US are different involving what is legal and illegal gambling involving the game of poker, there is one area of the law that is almost the same in every state. Games of chance are considered illegal. Poker has, for a long time, fallen under a grey area regarding …

Poker in Limbo As US Online Players Still Waiting For Payouts

The game of poker has been around for hundreds of years, and one of the main ingredients in playing good poker is knowing when to call a bluff. For poker players in the US, the toughest part of the past six months has been to try and decipher what exact cards the US government are …

Poker Advice basics

Patience is the hurdle most beginners struggle with. The biggest mistake is usually playing too many hands. If they have not seen a hand for 20 minutes, all of a sudden A4 looks like a monster in any position. Don’t do it. Patience is everything. Secondly, watch! Watch how many hands someone plays and how …

Poker – Hold’Em Strategy for Beginners

In this article, I will introduce the 4 basic strategies involved in poker – tight, loose, aggressive and passive. I will assume that the reader already knows the basic terminology associated with poker. If not, please visit my website (below) for access to a glossary and an explanation of the rules. Tight A tight player …

Public Online Poker Companies Becoming More Attractive To Players

The fallout from Black Friday in the US continues all across the world, and many players are becoming increasingly selective when it comes to choosing an online poker room. With Full Tilt Poker being accused of operating as a Ponzi scheme, players are starting to be more careful with where they put their money. On …