Basic Baccarat Game Concepts Game Introduction
I know there are a lot of players who consider road identification to be the most important thing in playing baccarat.
Though most of them have missed out on the most important thing. That is, if you don’t know how to adjust your bet according to the condition, then there’s no way you are going to profit in baccarat.
Every strategy is based on a certain game logic and they are aiming for a certain game advantage. Though all of these were based on we have an understanding of the basic betting skill set of the game. Without it, we won’t be able to survive in the game.
So we first need to know that the basic game concept and mindset are more important than road identification.
Frankly speaking, if one only focuses on learning the strategies and theories without being able to adjust them as the game goes on, it would be hard for them to profit from the game.
On the contrary, if a player who’s new to all techniques but knows to play with a clear mindset and be calm with the game result, then the player would survive longer than others in the game.
Baccarat betting concept
Baccarat betting concept 1 - Basic concept
We all know that the odds for each card to be dealt in the game are the same, it won’t change due to any actions the players have taken before the cards are dealt.
The experienced player may only bet a certain way to increase his win rate for a little percentage, nothing more.
However, unlike blackjack or hold’em, games in which you may utter the result by taking actions in the game, baccarat’s actions are strictly based on the cards dealt and it’s not optional. Since it’s not interfered with as blackjack would be by the request for more cards, we need to memorize all the conditions that there might be a third card and the conditions that it doesn’t.
Baccarat betting concept 2 - Advantages and win rate
Odds are the key factor for every gambling game. It was decided by the house given that they’ve known the house's advantage within each game. To be able to break it down will give us a clear look at how to play the game.
In baccarat, Bankside has a win rate of 47%, the house advantage is close to 1%. Player side has a win rate of 45% and the house advantage is close to 1%. Tie is about 10% and the house advantage is around 15%. Knowing all this increases our confidence in choosing the side to bet.
Baccarat betting skill
Baccarat betting skill 1 – Don’t be greedy
I believe you’ve all heard about some guarantee win road strategies, meaning their win rate is 100%. Don’t fall into the trap since it doesn’t exist. In most games, luck is always takes in as a huge factor in it. So don’t randomly increase your betting amount during the game.
No matter if you are in a lucky strike or an unlucky strike, do not go rogue with your original strategy. It’s an irrational behavior if you suddenly increase your betting amount rapidly. Since not only you may win, but you will have a chance to lose more too.
Baccarat betting skill 2 – Go for Bank if you are lost
When playing baccarat, the most common question is to bet on Bank side or Player side.From the previous win rate we know that betting on Bank side has the highest win rate with the lowest house advantage. Therefore, no matter when we are lost on the road or we are in a bad luck strike, I would suggest you bet on Bank side since it has the highest win rate.
Baccarat betting skill 3 - Set a goal for your bet
After knowing the basic concepts, now we have to set a goal in order to keep profiting in the long run. Since we don’t know how our luck would be each day, we must set a stop loss and take profit whenever we are playing the game. Or else we wouldn’t know when to exit the game. The worst scenario is that we can’t hold on to our winnings and lose all our savings in the game. Setting up goals helps us survive in the game in a long run.
That’s all for today. It’s not an impossible mission to profit from baccarat. We all strive for increasing our win rate as much as we can. Please remember to keep calm and rational while looking into the different strategies. Stay calm for each result so that we won’t be beaten emotionally. We ought to grow our stake and also our mindset while facing obstacles as well.