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History Travel

The Evolution of Gambling and Casinos

Casinos are a huge source of entertainment today, but where did it all begin? Although, the precise origin of gambling is not known, there are

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The History and Evolution of Slot Machines

URComped CEO Craig Shacklett sits down with the director of the Center of Gaming Research at UNLV, Dr. David Schwartz to discuss how slot machines

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Meaning behind the name “Caesars Palace”

Craig Shacklett sits down with Dr. David Schwartz to talk about Caesars Palace and other big names on the strip and what their names mean.

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The History of Baccarat

The beginnings of Baccarat [bah-kuh-rah] are hard to determine due to its popularity and variations.  The three main variations are Chemin de Fer, Banque, and Punto

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Casino Offers Gaming

Secrets of the Casino Players Card

The simple card you have to sign up for every time you go to a new casino with promises of “Tier Credits” or points which get you treated better next time you go to the casino. Do I really need one? Does it affect my jackpots? What are they tracking?

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How to maximize your casino offers

URComped CEO, Craig Shacklett, shares 5 simple tips to help any level player MAXIMIZE their casino offers (without increasing how much you bet!)

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How casino “cruise certificate” events work

Many gamblers nowadays are introduced to cruising via free cruise certificates given to them by the land-based casinos they play at. At first glance, a

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Do I need Travel Insurance for a Comped Cruise?

You’ve taken the time to plan your dream cruise and now all of that preparation and waiting has paid off when you hear the most

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Top 5 Slot Jackpots – March 22nd

Hello & Welcome Back To This Week’s Edition Of URComped’s Top 5 Slot Jackpots Of The Week – March  25, 2020 Edition… #5 BrianChristopherSlots playing

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Sports betting, what happens when it’s legal nation-wide?

Dr. David Schwartz, Director of the Center for Gaming Research at University of Nevada Las Vegas and Craig Shacklett, CEO of URComped, talk about Legalized