The routine for cashing out vanes, but typically they
will credit your credit card for only the amount of
the original buy-in, with any excess mailed as a check.
Cryptologic's franchises will not pay anything until
you receive a special pin number by snail mail. Be
prepared for some suspense until you actually get
your money. There are a few sites with very restrictive
contracts with the credit card processors.
Refunds can be made only for the exact amount of the
original purchase, so if the closing balance is below
that because of a loss, they have to send a check.
It is also common for them to ask you to fax copies
of your identification. Bear with it. Important: never
empty an account until the bonus has shown up. The
purpose of premiums is to give the house a shot at
a larger deposit, and if the player's money is gone,
there is less reason to cough up the prize.
This also goes for when there are problems with the
casino, such as incorrect figures, bonuses that were
half what they should be, and so on. When a problem
arises that takes some dickering, stop playing, but
leave the money in the account. You are dangling bait
in front of the house - if they treat you right, you'll
go back to losing money. If the deposit is gone, then
you are just another complainer who isn't coming back
anyway so there is no reason to pay.
most important decision in any fixed-limit poker game
is how to play your starting hand. Your rationale
for making that first decision to fold, cal), or raise
(blinds or bring-in bets prevent checking) Is a crucial
aspect of your overall strategy-not only for mathematical
reasons, but because it conveys a first impression
of your strength to your opponents for the rest of
the hand. Sound starting strategies will set you up
for success, while poor starting strategies Will undermine
every other one of your poker skills.