Baccarat Regulations

Baccarat is played with eight decks of cards. Cards than are of a value less than ten are valued at their printed value while ten, J, Q, K are 0, and A are each given a value of 1. Bets are placed upon the ‘banker,’ the ‘player’ or for a tie (these aren’t actual players; they just symbolize the two hands to be dealt).

2 hands of 2 cards are then played to the ‘banker’ and ‘player’. The score for each hand will be the grand total of the two cards, but the first digit is dropped. For example, a hand of 7 … five will have a score of 2 (sevenplus5=twelve; drop the ‘one’).

A third card can be dealt depending on the foll. standards:

- If the player or banker has a value of 8 or nine, both bettors stand.

- If the bettor has five or lower, he/she hits. gamblers stand otherwise.

- If bettor stands, the banker hits of five or less. If the gambler hits, a chart might be used in order to decide if the banker stands or hits.

Baccarat Odds

The larger of the 2 scores is the winner. Victorious stakes on the banker pay out nineteen to twenty (even money less a five percent commission. Commission is monitored and cleared out when you leave the table so make sure that you have cash left over before you leave). Bets on the player that end up winning pay 1 to one. Winner bets for tie by and large pay eight to 1 and sometimes 9 to 1. (This is a crazy gamble as ties happen less than one every 10 hands. Avoid wagering on a tie. Nevertheless odds are significantly better – 9 to one vs. 8 to 1)

When played correctly, baccarat offers generally good odds, apart from the tie wager obviously.

Baccarat Tactics

As with just about all games, Baccarat has some established myths. One of which is similar to a roulette misconception. The past is in no way an actual indicator of future events. Keeping track of old conclusions on a chart is definitely a complete waste of paper as well as a slap in the face for the tree that gave its life to be used as our stationary.

The most established and possibly most successful tactic is the one-3-2-6 method. This process is used to magnify winnings and cutting back risk.

start by wagering one unit. If you win, add one more to the 2 on the table for a total of three on the 2nd bet. If you win you will have 6 on the table, take away 4 so you have two on the 3rd wager. If you win the 3rd gamble, add two to the four on the table for a total of six on the fourth bet.

If you lose on the 1st bet, you take a loss of one. A win on the 1st bet followed up by loss on the 2nd brings about a loss of 2. Wins on the 1st two with a loss on the 3rd gives you a profit of 2. And wins on the first three with a loss on the 4th mean you breakeven. Getting a win on all four bets leaves you with 12, a profit of 10. In other words that you can get beaten the 2nd bet 5 times for every successful streak of four bets and still break even.