Most people don’t really believe in going to a casino to make some money, but this really is doable…

Advantage players have but one mission and that is to go straight down to a casino and extract a considerate amount of funds from the casino.

Of course, it is of utmost importance to maintain your anonymity for as long as you can…

Here you can stumble upon many a great article covering the joys and wonder of advantage play, but also offering you tips and tricks how to make it and last longer playing casino games with an advantage.

In short... you want to learn how to make money? Are you so eager to learn all there is to know about advantage casino play? Well, you’ve come to the right place, as these articles will give you plenty of good information.

Now you have a taste of what it takes to become a full-time advantage player, so dig right in and start sifting through these articles, providing you with a rarely-seen inside view of the AP world.

Five years of advantage play

Five Years of Advantage Play

November 04, 2021 08:31
Scott Cao

With five years of full-time advantage play completed, I thought I would share some reflections. Last year, I made $98k from...

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Using craps for cover

July 31, 2020 09:19

Prior to the pandemic, I had started to believe the only way to survive playing double-deck blackjack is to spread some other...

Machine advantage players

Machine advantage players

July 05, 2019 12:29
Captain Jack

Captain Jack: On Green Chip recently, someone asked about slot machine advantage players and why he can't find anyone who is...

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Promos, Competition, and Lurkers -- another side of The Power and Value of Networking

July 02, 2018 09:12

According to the reports that we have, a recent casino promotion went more smoothly than many others have. It lasted the whole...

Team mmember types

Team member types

May 28, 2019 10:28
Captain Jack

The sum total of a diverse advantage play team is far greater than its parts. A team can be comprised of just one person, or...

New players need a knowledge base before moving beyond counting

Memo to New AP’s

June 21, 2019 13:15
Lonesome Gambler

I understand your desire to know everything that there is to know about advantage play right off the bat, as I've always had...

Team partner blackjack play

Team/partner blackjack play

October 19, 2018 10:38
A Blackjack Player

I once partnered up with a guy I met on Green Chip years ago. After a couple of losing sessions, I became very suspicious that...

Casino longevity

Casino longevity

October 26, 2018 08:29

The best teacher in matters of casino longevity for advantage players is experience. Be observant of the pit crew. Learn to...


Mitigating theft risk for teams

October 28, 2019 11:03

There are many requests on Green Chip for blackjack team advice -- how do you prevent theft, etc. However, advice is sparse as...

Some of the best advice i've taken

Some of the best advice I've taken

December 19, 2016 07:54

“Hang in there. You'll get it back." -- George C. At the bottom of a 100 big bet negative swing these words were posted in...

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There is More than Blackjack

March 20, 2017 06:16

Playing only blackjack is not utilizing all of your opportunities. There are many other opportunities that exist in just about...

50 reasons that phone call is not about you

50 reasons that phone call is *NOT* about you -- misplaced concern about pit personnel behavior

July 06, 2017 09:14
a bad turn

I've been working a great deal on being less worried about heat lately, so I thought it would be fun to come up with this list....

Certainty equivalent analysis

Certainty Equivalent Analysis

December 19, 2016 07:49
Karel Janecek

An interesting discussion developed on the Green Chip Theory page about the notion of Certainty Equivalent (CE). I decided to...

The power and value of networking

The power and value of networking

May 22, 2018 08:18
a bad turn

For experienced long-time advantage players (AP's), what I am going to write here is nothing new. For those of you just getting...

An inside view of the brave new ap world

An inside view of the “brave new AP world”

June 14, 2017 07:01

I and two other players known to me started advantage play around the same time, roughly 13 years ago, with similar small, four...

An aps purpose in life

AP’s purpose in life?

July 29, 2019 12:30
Cali Girl

I recently came across an essay on the realities of being a full-time professional advantage player, which summarizes a debate...

Making money as an advantage player

Making money as an Advantage Player

March 29, 2018 10:58
Ace Ten

For several years I was what most would call a full-time advantage player (“AP”). However, my full-time play resulted in me...

Avoiding detection in the online gambling

Avoiding Detection in the Online and Land Based Gaming World

February 21, 2017 13:22
Robert Secord

The goal of any Advantage player is to maintain anonymity they can keep playing, and extracting funds from the casino. This is...