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Paige is an avid Poker and Roulette fan who loves to hedge her bets. As a younger team member, she’s more likely to try new games and try to find the best way to win. Part of what drives Paige is the need to understand casino games and how they work. Then, she likes to break things down and ensure that anyone can understand them. She considers herself an intermediate player, and hopes to play like a pro soon.

Atlantic City Casinos Reopen to Strong Criticism on Safety Measures

Atlantic City Casinos Reopen

After 108 days, Atlantic City casinos finally opened on July 2, but critics aren’t happy with health and safety regulations. While some are happy to see the resorts open, many believe that Governor Phil Murphy’s orders are too strict. In the latest regulations, indoor dining, smoking, and eating are still prohibited at the resorts. Which […]

Unions Claim Cashless Gaming Will Cause Job Losses at Nevada Casinos

Cashless Gaming Proposal

While we’re all getting used to new public safety measures, Nevada is planning some more changes to improve health regulations at casinos. In a proposal for cashless gaming by the Nevada Gaming Commission (NGC), casinos will need to offer cashless payment services. But, the United Auto Workers (UAW) union for casino floor employees has voiced […]

Michigan State Working on New Online Gambling Laws

Michigan State Internet Gambling

While Ohio slowly moves toward allowing sports betting, Michigan state is polishing up new regulations to allow more online gambling. These new policies will allow three Detroit casinos and a dozen Native American tribes to offer sportsbooks and casino-style games online. And, will be subject to the Lawful Internet Gaming Act and provisions. When the […]

Mississippi Gaming Ready to Open within New Safety Guidelines

Mississippi Gaming Ready to Reopen

Despite high pandemic numbers in the Magnolia state, the Governor has decided to let Mississippi gaming operators reopen their casinos. In conjunction with health and safety guidelines, of course. So, what’s on the cards for this week? According to the Mississippi Gaming Commission, all venues will have to follow guidelines to a tee. While it […]

Are Regular Bettors Gambling More Frequently in Quarantine?

Gambling Survation Poll Results

According to a new Survation poll, 38% of British gamblers who class themselves as “frequent bettors” said that they were betting more during the pandemic. This isn’t surprising news, but 32% of other respondents say they gamble less. So, what does this mean for other gamblers, and what are governments going to do? Reportedly, politicians […]

Internet Lottery Tickets Bring Needed Revenue to Quarantined States

How Internet Lottery Tickets Help

As the United States continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic, states that sell lottery tickets online are benefitting from needed revenue. These states have reported an average hike of 10% in sales since the start of lockdowns. So, where does the money go, and why are people still buying? In short, state lotteries fund public […]

Casinos Donate Food & Money to Help Communities Affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic

Casinos Donate to Relief Efforts

Many casinos across the US might have closed their venues but they are still helping their communities. A handful of casinos donated food and money to help their communities. These casinos are stepping up, despite losing profits and shares during the crisis. In summary: Three significant organizations are helping communities affected by the virus. Multiple […]

Montana Casino Bandit Facing 40-year Sentence for Magic Diamond Robbery after Pleading Guilty

Montana Casino Bandit Jacob Burritt

The now-infamous Montana casino bandit has pleaded guilty to robbing the Magic Diamond Casino with a fake Molotov-cocktail. On Tuesday, the accused has pleaded guilty to felony robbery and arson in court. On April 27, 2019, the man entered the Magic Diamond Casino in Bozeman while highly intoxicated on meth. He was wearing a mask […]

Wynn Macau Brand Used in Web Casino Scam

Wynn Macau Web Casino Scam

A web casino scam aimed at Asian investors has been exposed after using the Wynn Macau brand to lure in investments. Allegedly, the Wynn Resorts arm in the Chinese Special Administrative Region has been used as a trap for stakeholders into an illegal web casino venture. China is firmly against online wagering, including casinos. In […]

Federal Court Sentences Maryland Dealer to 18 Months for Cheating Scheme

Maryland Dealer Sentenced

A Maryland dealer has been sentenced by a federal court for his million-dollar baccarat cheating scheme. The dealer, Ming Zhang from Virginia, will also have supervised release for three years when he’s served the 18-month sentence. Maryland U.S. District Court Judge Paul W. Grimm has similarly ordered Zhang to return the money to the casino […]

New Full House Resorts Partnership for Mobile Sports Betting

Full House Resorts Indiana

Full House Resorts is gearing up to start offering mobile betting in Indiana and Colorado alongside Wynn Resorts. The casino operator is hoping to increase their rapidly-growing share prices through the partnership. Today, the Las Vegas-based entity confirmed that the two mobile betting services were officially signed and sealed. Their deal is with WSI US […]

Pay to Play Student Law Coming in California

Pay to Play Laws USA

A new “Pay to Play” bill has been signed into law to allow college football players to receive endorsement money. Despite only starting in 2023, the controversial bill is already ruffling feathers. Legalized sports betting could also be affected by Senate Bill 206. Moreover, universities will no longer eb able to punish players who accept […]

Las Vegas Drink Fees Spark Blowback from Patrons

Drink Fees at Sahara Las Vegas

Hidden drink fees at Las Vegas Strip venues are causing an uproar online after the mandatory “service charges” are publicised. According to industry leaders, the latest fees are “discreetly attached” to elevate the actual cost generated by the resorts. Las Vegas locals and visitors are less than pleased about the growing expense of beverages. Especially, […]

DC Lawmakers Questioning Intralot Gambling Contract

DC Sports Betting Halted over Intralot Contract

An allegedly dodgy contract has been awarded to a Greek gambling operator, Intralot, in Washington DC. Instead of the usual bidding process, the operator was given the contract by the city. Of course, this goes against the law and two legislators are calling for an investigation. DC is planning to legalize sports betting later this […]

Encore Boston Patrons Melee to Be Reviewed in Massachusetts

Encore Boston Patrons Arrested USA

A large-scale fight between Encore Boston patrons has sparked a review by Massachusetts officials. Four arrests were made after a series of fights broke out on August 12th. According to reports, rowdiness and fights broke out at closing-time for the Encore bar as well as on the casino floor. Details of the evening’s events will, […]