Casino Table Games: 12 Winning Craps Tips

If you're looking for a relaxing, leisurely time in the casino, you had better avoid craps. But if you're looking for lots of action, then you want to find a spot at a craps table. Craps is a thrilling table game unlike roulette or baccarat. What's more, it is simple to play unless you choose to complicate it. Here are some winning craps tips for you.

12 Winning Craps Tips

- The casino always has the advantage in crap, but this changes with the bets you choose. To make the most of your bankroll, wager only on those craps bets that have a low house advantage. On occasion or if you are feeling lucky or adventurous, you might want to try the more exotic bets.

- Always check the betting limits of a table. Make sure you have enough bankroll to play with. Since craps is a fast-paced game, you'll want to play in a lower-stakes table if you are on a budget.

- Watch how you bet and how much. Sometimes you can bet hardway, but avoid doing it often. And when you do, do not wager too large. Never risk your whole bankroll in one or two bets.

- Follow a betting system that has a positive progression if you want to change your wagers. Increase or bets only when winning; never when you are losing.

- Choose the pass line wager and make an odds bet whenever possible.

- Do not be fooled by buy bets and lay bets. The house vigorish takes away the benefits from them.

- If you are a novice, ignore the bets you don't understand. Stay with pass line.

- Be a good sport, win or lose.

- Do not try to tell others how to bet at the craps table.

- Play for fun. Make new friends and avoid antagonizing fellow players by wagering on the don't pass line.

- Make place bets on the 6 and 8; they are good bets.

- Avoid the big 6 and big 8 wagers unless you do not want to speak to the dealer to make a place bet on them.

And as a final winning craps tip: if you don't like crowds, play craps online. You can play free craps if you like so you can practice. Or you can play for real money. Craps has better odds than most other games and if you play it well, your bankroll will last a long time and will have a great time. Many people enjoy the privacy and convenience of playing craps online, so why not give it a shot?

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