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Frank’s books and tapes have sold almost two million copies. He has been awarded certificates from Amazon.com as the best-selling gaming author on the Internet and the Barnes & Noble website calls him: “Unquestionably the number one best-selling gaming author.”

THE VIRGIN KISS and Other Adventures!

Mar 22, 2008 Books
America’s #1 best-selling gaming author leaves no stone unturned in his new release about a life lived beating the odds. Frank Scoblete’s near-death experience in 2007 is an apt metaphor f...

The Lure of Slot Machines

Nov 23, 2006 Slots
Slots are king. They are the mother-load of gold for the casinos online and off. Even a superficial examination of the casino landscape will show this. For every billboard or webpage that extols a giv...

Casino Myths Undone

Sep 16, 2006 Games
Most people who are well read in casino gambling know that quite a few of the common myths gamblers have are mistaken. For example, slot machines do not have predetermined win and loss cycles. Every...

Table Games: How Much Do You Need to Play?

Aug 23, 2006 Games
Part 2 We continue with other Table Games, but first an introduction from Part 1. The math of gambling can tell us quite clearly what our average expected loss (or win) will be at each and every ...

Table Games: How Much Do You Need to Play?

Jul 18, 2006 Games
The math of gambling can tell us quite clearly what our average expected loss (or win) will be at each and every game by plugging our betting levels into a very simple formula: Average Bet x Speed of ...

Casino Math and Craps

Jun 16, 2006 Craps
Casino Math and Craps by Frank Scoblete Casinos games do have house edges, some high, some low. Blackjack is an exception because it is possible for some players to get the mathematical edge at that g...

Standing On 17-21 Is Not Always Utopia

May 30, 2006 Blackjack
When you play blackjack your final hand can only be one of these possibilities - a blackjack, 21, 20, 19, 18, 17, 16 or less, or you could bust (total exceeds 21). When you bust, you automatically los...

Different Casinos, Different Rules

May 30, 2006 Games
The casino is like another country; it has its own rules, language and culture. Each table game is like a province in a country, with its own distinct dialects and mores. To not feel like an unwanted ...

Craps: To Hedge or Not to Hedge: part II

Apr 13, 2006 Craps
Don’t Pass after you have successfully maneuvered through the toughest part of Don’t betting, the come-out roll where you lose eight times for every three times that you win, you have incr...

Craps: To Hedge or Not to Hedge part 1 of 2

Mar 15, 2006 Craps
Spend some time at the craps tables and you will see and hear a host of hedges, the most common of which are hedges that increase or decrease your chances of winning or losing on the Pass Line. But ar...

General Gambling Q & A List: Part II

Feb 24, 2006 Blackjack
In this series of articles, I have compiled a list of Gambling Q&A; I am asked whenever I give talks about casino gambling. My list of 8 questions is in no particular order of importance, but ...

General Gambling Q & A List: Part III

Feb 24, 2006 Slots
In this series of articles, I have compiled a list of Gambling Q&A; I am asked whenever I give talks about casino gambling. My list of 8 questions is in no particular order of importance, but thes...

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