This site uses cookies to improve your browsing experience. By continuing to browse the website, you accept such cookies. For more details and to change your settings, see our Cookie Policy and Privacy Policy. Close

wasting free money

    • belayd
      belayd
      Global
      Joined: 17.03.2011 Posts: 1,021
      This is a tale of two live poker rooms. Both are in casinos. One offers fixed limit, and I'm playing there. The other offers only $1/$2 no limit and I've _thought_ about checking it out.

      The casino associated with the no limit poker room just sent me a birthday card that serves as a coupon. Any time between June 1 and June 30, I present the coupon at a novelty table (blackjack, etc.) and get a free $15 bet. I have to play a hand. If I lose, I'm SOL. If I win the hand, I can immediately cash out the initial $15 plus any profit.

      Of course, I wouldn't play more than just the one hand at something stupid like blackjack, but I'm wondering whether it would be smart to be a sucker at all and go to the NL cardroom when I wasn't planning to, just to take advantage of that one free $15 blackjack bet. And then, of course, check out the 200NL action in the poker room.

      Any thoughts?
  • 1 reply