AMERICAN CASINO GUIDE: Chapters

Inside The American Casino Guide

Section I: Gambling Strategy Articles

Section II: Casino Listings by State

Section III: Coupons

About Your Guide
A quick overview of the guide and how to use the information it provides.
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

Your Best Casino Bets — Part I
Which casino games are your best bets for staying ahead of the house?
- by Henry Tamburin, expert player, author, columnist and gambling instructor

Your Best Casino Bets — Part II
Which casino games average the most money for the house?
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

Casino Comps
A "comp," short for complimentary, refers to anything casinos give you for free for playing there.
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

Players Clubs and Comps
The advantages of joining casino players clubs and how to make the most of them.
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

Taking Advantage of Players Clubs
How players clubs work and why you should join every one you can find!
- by H. Scott Krause, casino business and marketing expert

Las Vegas Resort Fees
Understanding the hidden hotel fees when booking your stay in Las Vegas.
- by Dewey Hill, expert on frugal travel and gaming

Slot Machines
How to play and win at the slots.
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

Slot Machine Trends - 2016
What you need to know to play and win the latest slot games.
- by John Grochowski, "Chicago Sun-Times" gaming columnist and casino expert

Video Poker
How to play and win at video poker.
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

"Not So Ugly Deuces" Optimum Strategy
A strategy for optimizing your video poker game
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

Video Poker: The Razor's Edge
The insider's guide to video poker machines - Zamzow's WinPoker software and other strategies
- by Linda Boyd, gambling industry expert and author

Blackjack
How to play and win at blackjack.
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

Four Easy Ways to Get the Edge at Blackjack
Straight talk about best blackjack strategies
- by Henry Tamburin, expert player, author, columnist and gambling instructor

Roulette
How to play and win at roulette.
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

Baccarat
How to play and win at baccarat.
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

Craps
How to play and win at craps.
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

A Few Last Words
Helpful advice for problem gamblers.
- by Steve Bourie, gambling industry expert, author, speaker

This section contains a state map, a state gambling overview, and a detailed profile of every casino located in each state listed below. Detailed maps are included for Las Vegas, Reno, Atlantic City, Biloxi and Tunica.

Alabama
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
  Biloxi Map
  Tunica Map
Missouri
Montana
Nevada
  Las Vegas Map
  Reno Map
New Jersey
  Atlantic City Map
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Texas
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Casino Index
Reference Map of U.S.

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Steve Bourie
Steve Bourie
Steve has more than 30 years of experience in the gambling industry and is a former marketing executive at a South Florida gambling facility. His casino travel articles have appeared in Fortune Magazine Read More
Chapter Topics
Your Best Casino Bets
by Henry Tamburin
- Which casino games are your best bets for staying ahead of the house.

Comp City USA
by Max Rubin
- Taking advantage of casino comps — knowing how to get your share without risking a bundle

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Reviews
If you buy just one book on gambling, make it Bourie's.
-Rick Alm, Gaming Columnist, The Kansas City Star

Best resource we've seen on gambling destinations.
-Las Vegas Advisor Newsletter

A great book and a resource I wouldn't be without.
-John Grochowski, Chicago Sun-Times Gaming Columnist

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