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Las Vegas Craps (Photo courtesy of Flickr User Las Vegas Lass)

This is the 10th tip in our eBook How to Play Craps – 11 Rolls to Win.

Las Vegas Craps…it’s all in the name!

How can you not have fun when you play the game named after the fabulous city of Las Vegas! Las Vegas Craps, also called Bank Craps is popular in Nevada casinos. This variation has a special table layout and has a string-like wire that is stretched a few inches from the table’s surface. The dice must be thrown over the wire or string. When betting in Las Vegas Craps, all bets must be made against the house. It’s important to know that the house edge is appoximately 1.4%.

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Craps Strategies (Photo Courtesy of Flickr User JaseMan)

This is the 9th tip in our eBook How to Play Craps – 11 Rolls to Win.

Your best bet when it comes to craps is the one with the smallest house advantage.

Some people believe in craps strategies and betting systems to gain advantages. However, no system or craps strategies can be consistent in a game of pure chance…some players still believe it gives them an edge.

Try them out for yourself!

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#8 – What Are My Odds in Craps?

Posted by Megan On April 22nd

Odds in Craps

This is the 8th tip in our eBook How to Play Craps – 11 Rolls to Win.

Here is a helpful chart of popular bets, payouts and odds in craps.

You can increase your chances and odds in craps with an additional bet known as the odds bet. An odds bet is placed behind your original pass line bet on the craps table layout. When a shooter makes his point, no only are you paid even money for your pass line bet, but you are also paid true odds for your odds bet.

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Casino Craps

This is the 7th tip in our eBook How to Play Craps – 11 Rolls to Win.

Before you belly up to the craps table you might want to learn how to play nice with the dice.

Casino craps may be a bit overwhelming, but with these tips you will look like a pro.

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#6 – Multi Roll Craps Bet: All Together Now

Posted by Megan On April 15th

Multi Roll craps bets

This is the 6th tip in our eBook How to Play Craps – 11 Rolls to Win.

Don’t put all your wagers on one number.

Multi roll craps bets are bets that cannot be determined on the first roll.

It’s important to know that casino rules can vary for multi roll craps bets, so we advise that you always check the rules before playing them.

If a point is made by the shooter before the outcome of the multi roll bet decided, these bets are considered “not working” in the new come-out roll until the next point is established (unless the player calls the bet as “working”). Did you know that the Big “M” Casino (Fort Myers Beach) has a free craps class on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday?

Here are some popular multi roll craps bets:

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#5 – Rolling Solo: Single Roll Craps Bets

Posted by Megan On April 12th

Single Roll (Photo courtesy of Flickr User Marcus Hansson)

This is the 5th tip in our eBook How to Play Craps – 11 Rolls to Win.

With just one roll of the dice a single roll bet could make you a winner!

These single roll bets are also known as service bets and can include bets like these:

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#4 – Craps Bets: So Many Ways to Win

Posted by Megan On April 8th

Craps Bets, So many ways to win (Photo Courtesy of HikingArtist.com)

This is the 4th tip in our eBook How to Play Craps – 11 Rolls to Win.

Have you ever heard the phrase “You have to play to win?”

Well, get ready to roll! It’s easy to play once you know the basic craps bets. There are more than 40 different types of craps bets, but don’t be alarmed, we are only going to cover the basic bets which get you started.

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Craps Table (Photo Courtesy of winestem on Flickr)

This is the 3rd tip in our eBook How to Play Craps – 11 Rolls to Win.

The craps table is easy to see and HEAR!

It’s usually where the excitement gathers. Everyone is standing around the table including four casino employees. It is long, green and covered in a felt-printed betting diagram. The center of the table is where the hardways and one roll bets can be placed.

The ends of the table have many sections where bets can be placed. The most popular are:

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Learn the rules of craps and win money (Photo courtesy of Nick Ares)

This is the 2nd tip in our eBook “How to Play Craps – 11 Rolls to Win.

Step 1. Roll dice, Step 2 WIN MONEY!!

Well, we wish it were that easy, however the rules of craps are a little more involved than rolling and winning.

Craps is one of the most exciting casino games ever played. It is played by multiple players shouting with excitement while betting against the casino. It’s important to note that payouts for various bets may be slightly different, depending on which casino you visit.

The basic rules of craps begin with players taking turns rolling two dice. The person rolling the dice is called the shooter. The shooter is required to bet at least the table minimum on either the pass line or the don’t pass line. These lines may also be known as the win or right bets, or the don’t win or wrong bets (if you would like to learn more about the lines, download the FREE eBook at the end of the post).

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