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Daniela López
Casino Analyst
Daniela López
Daniela Lopez, a Casino Analyst for CasinoEncyclopedia.com, excels in analyzing online casinos and game strategies. Her expert insights guide players in making informed decisions. Daniela's commitment to industry trends keeps the site a trusted resource, helping gamblers improve their play and success chances.
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Basics of Handicapping in Sports Betting

Basics of Handicapping in Sports Betting

Handicapping in sports betting is a method used to predict the outcomes of sports events. In this article, we explore how bettors use various techniques to evaluate the chances of different outcomes…
Jan 25, 2024
Poker Table Strategies Decoding Table Positions

Poker Table Strategies: Decoding Table Positions

In this article, we're going to explore the concept of position in poker and why it's so crucial to your success at the table. The term 'position' in poker refers to where…
Sports Fixed Betting Systems

Sports Fixed Betting Systems: Guide to Smart, Steady Wins

In this article, we explore the concept of Fixed Betting Systems in Sports Betting, a method gaining popularity among bettors worldwide. At its core, a fixed betting system involves using a consistent…
Jan 24, 2024
Basic Strategies for Popular Casino Games

Basic Strategies For Popular Casino Games

In this article, we dive into the world of blackjack, roulette, and baccarat strategies, guiding you through the essentials of each game. Casino games have long been a popular form of entertainment,…
Jan 22, 2024
A Pro Gambler’s Financial Guide to Retirement

A Pro Gambler’s Financial Guide to Retirement

Professional gambling as a source of income is something many might not think of as a regular job, but it's a real option for some. In this article, we're going to take…
Online Gambling Bonuses and Promotions

Online Gambling Bonuses and Promotions

Online gambling bonuses and promotions are key features in the world of internet gambling. In this article, we aim to shed light on the importance of understanding these offers. We'll break down…
Digital Tools for Online Gambling Money Management

Digital Tools and Strategies for Online Gambling Money Management

In this article, we discuss Digital Tools and Strategies for Online Gambling Money Management, a key area that has gained importance with the rise of online gambling. We aim to highlight the…
Jan 19, 2024
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Staying in Control: Tips for Responsible Gambling

In this article, we're going to explore some essential tips for responsible gambling. Gambling can be a fun and exciting form of entertainment, but it's important to approach it with caution. We'll…
Jan 17, 2024
Choosing the right Casino

How to Choose the Right Casino

Choosing the Right Casino is a crucial decision for anyone looking to enjoy gambling, whether online or in person. In this article, we'll guide you through the essential factors to consider, ensuring…
Bankroll Management for Beginners

Bankroll Management for Beginners

Bankroll management is the key to avoiding the common problem of overspending in gambling. Have you ever found yourself so engrossed in the thrill of the game that you spent more than…
Jan 16, 2024
Real Stories of Recovery Overcoming Gambling Addiction

Real Stories of Recovery: Overcoming Gambling Addiction

In this article, we focus on real stories of recovery from gambling addiction. Through the experiences of John and Sarah, we gain insight into the personal battles against this challenging addiction. Their…
Answers to Common Questions About Gambling Addiction

Answers to Common Questions About Gambling Addiction

In this article, we explore some common questions about gambling addiction, a concern that touches many lives. Gambling addiction, often hidden and misunderstood, affects not only the individual but also their family…
Self-Exclusion Programs: Taking Control of Your Gambling Habits

Self-Exclusion Programs: Taking Control of Your Gambling Habits

In this article, we'll explore the world of Self-Exclusion Programs, a vital tool for those struggling with gambling. These programs are designed to help people who find it hard to control their…
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Helplines Problem Gamblers

Helplines for Problem Gamblers are essential in providing support and guidance to those who are struggling with gambling addiction. In this article, we aim to offer a beacon of hope for individuals…
Jan 15, 2024
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Setting Betting Limits

Engaging in betting activities can be thrilling, but it's essential to approach it with a clear strategy to ensure it stays enjoyable and within healthy boundaries. Setting and adhering to betting limits…
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A Comprehensive Guide to Responsible Gambling

In this article, we're going to talk about responsible gambling. It's something many people enjoy, but it's important to do it in a way that's safe and responsible. We believe that setting…
Jan 12, 2024
Spotting the Signs Recognizing Gambling Addiction

Spotting the Signs: Recognizing Gambling Addiction

Recognizing Gambling Addiction is an important step in understanding how it impacts individuals and their loved ones. In this article, we will explore the signs and consequences of this often overlooked issue.…
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Introduction to Casino Games

Introduction: Casino games are pretty straightforward. They're about having a good time and the possibility of winning money. Picture a big room with a bunch of different games to pick from. You’ve…
Jan 09, 2024
NJ Lawmakers Give Online Gambling 5 More Years

NJ Lawmakers Give Online Gambling 5 More Years

New legislature is often the reason why some states change their stance on online casinos and betting. It was such legislature that prompted New Jersey to change its stance on online gaming.…
Jun 29, 2023
NSW Treasurer Delays Tax Hikes

NSW Treasurer Delays Tax Hikes

After the incident with several casino brands in Australia, a new tax hike had been proposed by the government. This hike would generate $364 million over a period of 3 years from…
Jun 21, 2023
Kings Mountain Casino to Introduce Sports Betting

Kings Mountain Casino to Introduce Sports Betting

Besides casino games, there are plenty of sports fans looking to watch their favorite teams and bet on their matches. There are some casinos that offer sportsbooks to do so and some…
Jun 13, 2023
Australia Bans CS: GO Betting Site

Australia Bans CS: GO Betting Site

With the rise of technology, gaming turned into a competitive online sport. E-sports tournaments feature a variety of games, CS: GO included. There are several tournaments with this popular FPS title, and…
May 19, 2023
Casino Woodbine Workers on Strike

Casino Woodbine Workers on Strike

Canada is one of the casino hubs of the world as it has a solid number of casino fans looking to enjoy their games. They have loads of operators that offer online…
May 12, 2023
Sticky Fingers Trio Jailed After Chip Theft

Sticky Fingers Trio Jailed After Chip Theft

When you refer to someone as a person with sticky fingers, you’re referring to a thief. Casinos are no strangers to thieves and they take extra precautions by using CCTV footage, security,…
May 08, 2023
Rivers Casino Portsmouth Fined for Contract Breach

Rivers Casino Portsmouth Fined for Contract Breach

Whenever a player enters a casino, the player needs to follow certain rules before, when and after they’re done playing games. Similarly to that, casinos have a set of regulations they need…
Illegal San Jose Casino Busted

Illegal San Jose Casino Busted

There are plenty of casino venues available in the States. Some of them are located in Vegas and all over Nevada, but there are casino resorts available in other US states. However,…
Apr 27, 2023
Ontario Gateway Casinos Recovering From Cyberattack

Ontario Gateway Casinos Recovering From Cyberattack

Security is one of the most important issues that the world of iGaming is dealing with. It’s an ongoing issue that can hamper a site’s performance and shut it down. All it…
Apr 19, 2023
Virginia Casino Robbery Thwarted

Virginia Casino Robbery Thwarted

Casinos attract all sorts of people, even criminals. They take the necessary measures and when a crime occurs, then the case is settled eventually. One such individual decided to walk away with…
Apr 14, 2023
Neymar Loses €1 Million While Playing Online Poker

Neymar Loses €1 Million While Playing Online Poker

Football is arguably one of the most popular sports in the world. It has had many icons and many more are in the making. They enjoy all sorts of things off-season and…
Mar 31, 2023
William Hill Gets £19.2 Billion Fine

William Hill Gets £19.2 Billion Fine

The point of rules and regulations is that they are to be followed to the letter. Any adaptations and changes made to the law are to be implemented immediately. This goes for…
Mar 29, 2023
Murder at Hard Rock Tahoe

Murder at Hard Rock Tahoe

Nevada is a state that usually casino fans associate with Vegas. But there are lots of casinos all across the state. You can take the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino as an…
Mar 28, 2023
The Star Confesses to Charges

The Star Confesses to Charges

Rules and regulations are made to be followed which is why iGaming providers and casinos are punished if they don’t. Regulatory bodies are put in charge of making sure casino operators stick…
Mar 21, 2023
Gambler and Casino Locked in Legal Battle

Gambler and Casino Locked in Legal Battle

Aspinall’s Club is suing a patron, who refused to pay a debt after losing a ton of cash in double-chance baccarat. Lester Hui, the gambler in question, is claiming that the casino…
Mar 20, 2023
OC Woman Funded Casino Spree via Fraud

OC Woman Funded Casino Spree via Fraud

An OC woman is accused of fraud for using a scheme to get $10 million from a company so she could spend the money at the Wynn in Vegas. She was successful…
Feb 21, 2023
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Texas Law Embraces New Casinos

The world of casinos is changing as certain brands have been expanding in their originating countries and abroad. Many US casino brands have expanded across the States and there’s a current wind…
Feb 09, 2023
Commerce Casino Standoff

Commerce Casino Standoff

Early Tuesday morning, law enforcement was involved in a tense situation at the Commerce Casino located at 6121 Telegraph Road in Los Angeles. According to reports from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's…
Feb 01, 2023
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WSOP Slip up Causes Outrage

Poker is one of the most popular casino games played online and offline. The World Series of Poker is therefore one of the most popular events that poker players enjoy. The main…
Jan 30, 2023
Inside Man Avoids Jail After Casino Robbery

Inside Man Avoids Jail After Casino Robbery

Ireland is a place where you can find people enjoying casino games. The Fitzwilliam Card Club happens to be one such place and it’s located in Dublin. The same place was robbed…
Jan 27, 2023
Man arrested after carjacking right outside Rolling Hills Casino

Rolling Hills Casino Carjacking Cleared

The Strip isn’t the only place where casino players can find their favorite games. Rolling Hills is another spot as it has a casino facility. But casinos can be pretty dangerous as…
Nottingham Casino Incident Being Cleared

Nottingham Casino Incident Being Cleared

The UK has its fair share of casinos and people enjoying those kinds of games. The Admiral Casino in Nottingham happens to be one of them and it’s a pretty popular one…
Edina Men Ran TikTok Casino Scam

Edina Men Ran TikTok Casino Scam

Casinos aren’t just places where people can enjoy some games and have some fun. They can also be targets of scandals and scams. Recently, 2 people who conducted illegal casino operations are…
Jan 24, 2023
Alvin Chau Gets Sentenced to 18 Years

Alvin Chau Gets Sentenced to 18 Years

China has been going through a tough period which is especially visible in the casino industry as the Macau region bases its economy on the operation of casinos. The government has been…
Jan 18, 2023
Townsville Ville Resort Casino Tragedy

Townsville Ville Resort Casino Tragedy

The Ville Resort Casino is one of the spots that casino fans visit when in Australia. It’s a complex that offers various casino games for people looking to enjoy them, but there…
Jan 11, 2023
China Tackles Illegal Gaming Across Borders

China Tackles Illegal Gaming Across Borders

2022 was a busy year for China. The country was struggling with new coronavirus cases as well as multiple riots because of government measures. The country reelected its president for another term…
Jan 09, 2023
Cambodia Casino Caught Fire

Cambodia Casino Caught Fire

Cambodia is a country that’s known in the casino industry as there are several casino fans living there. They usually visit a land-based casino to enjoy their favorite games as they have…
Dec 30, 2022
Macau’s Operators Sign New Contracts

Macau’s Operators Sign New Contracts

The casino industry all over the world took a hit with the pandemic. The brands that relied on land-based casinos took a blow, but once the situation was under control, they got…
Dec 19, 2022
Star Entertainment Gets $67.9 Million Fine

Star Entertainment Gets $67.9 Million Fine

It was earlier this year that the Australian Star Entertainment Group came under suspicion by the government, of participating in money laundering schemes. Moreover, an investigation showed that the brand had several…
Dec 09, 2022
Montana Casino Robbery Under Investigation

Montana Casino Robbery Under Investigation

Casinos are hosts to all sorts of guests. They are magnets for casino fans, but they also get the attention of certain unsavory characters. An incident in Montana recently proved the latter…
Dec 07, 2022
Macau Gives New Casino Licenses

Macau Gives New Casino Licenses

Macau is a region in China that’s well-known to casino fans all over the world. It has casinos that fuel its economy and plays a vital part in China’s economy. But because…
Nov 28, 2022
Oakland Illegal Casino Den Raided

Oakland Illegal Casino Den Raided

US casino fans are looking to play some casino games they can go to a land-based casino, or they can visit an online site. But there are some people that are looking…
Nov 24, 2022
Illegal Casino Operation Uncovered in Cyprus

Illegal Casino Operation Uncovered in Cyprus

Cyprus is one of the countries where lots of casino fans live. The legislation is friendly to gaming online and offline which is why the country has several establishments available online and…
Nov 21, 2022
Two Kings Casino Investigation Nearing End

Two Kings Casino Investigation Nearing End

Tribal casinos are a common occurrence in the States. There are lots of them available and they operate on tribal territory exclusively. The Indian Gaming Act is there to regulate their operations…
Nov 09, 2022
Macau to Go Back to Normal

Macau to Go Back to Normal

Macau, and China in general, have had the most of it when it comes to COVID. The virus has spread across the country and has forced its officials to introduce strict regulations…
Nov 08, 2022
Melbourne Casino Gets $120 Million Fine

Melbourne Casino Gets $120 Million Fine

It seems the casino industry in Australia is going through tough times when huge brand names are found guilty of doing illegal activities. The Crown Entertainment brand was found guilty of a…
Australia to Introduce New Casino Ads

Australia to Introduce New Casino Ads

Australia has had a lot of things happen to its casino industry. Famous brand names have lost licenses or were fined because of not adhering to regulations. Also, the number of casino…
Nov 02, 2022
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Hairdresser Opens up About Casino Addiction

Casino addiction is a serious issue. The stigma that surrounds it prevents victims to speak out and get some help which is why it’s such a difficult issue to deal with. One…
Oct 31, 2022
3 Suspects Arrested on Cruise After Scam Failure

3 Suspects Arrested on Cruise After Scam Failure

It’s no secret that there are people visiting a casino to get money in any way they can, including cheating. All Vegas casinos have caught many cheaters and will do so again…
Metaverse Casino Stopped Amid NFTs

Metaverse Casino Stopped Amid NFTs Sale

The Metaverse is the latest thing in the world of social media. It allows users to make avatars and do all sorts of things that seem fun and interesting to them. This…
Oct 28, 2022
Improved Hard Rock Casino Gaming Floor Debuts

Improved Hard Rock Casino Gaming Floor Debuts

Big brands in the casino industry will expand when they see an opportunity. This gives them footholds in various countries and states. You can see this all over the US. Hard Rock…
Oct 27, 2022
Former Casino Cheat Reveals Tools of the Trade

Former Casino Cheat Reveals Tools of the Trade

They say cheaters never prosper, but some people are really good at cheating. In fact, they’re so good that they’re never caught. The cheaters that do get caught either quit their scheme…
Oct 25, 2022
Green Hills Heritage Raises 15K on Casino Night

Green Hills Heritage Raises $15K on Casino Night

Casinos are usually associated with Vegas and going all in for the possible jackpot. High rollers certainly appreciate this, which is why they frequent these venues. But casino games aren’t just associated…
Oct 20, 2022
Casino Tycoon Okada Arrested in the Philippines

Casino Tycoon Okada Arrested in the Philippines

Throughout the years, people have built empires out of their businesses. Kazuo Okada is one such man and he built Universal Entertainment Corp. from the ground up. But after he left the…
Mathematician Saves Casino Execs From Disaster

Mathematician Saves Casino Execs From Disaster

Casinos cater to all kinds of players that enter through their doors. Naturally, the regulars won’t be a problem because they play by the rules. Trouble arises when there are players that…
How Gonzalo Pelayo Outsmarted Casinos

How Gonzalo Pelayo Outsmarted Casinos

It’s usually when a man is at his most desperate that they start noticing things and coming up with inventions. This has been done in the world of casinos, namely land-based casinos.…
Oct 18, 2022
Renton Woman Robbed After Casino Night

Renton Woman Robbed After Casino Night

Land-based casinos take security seriously which is why they employ all those guards and cameras. That’s why every casino player that enters them can safely enjoy their games. The danger looms when…
Oct 13, 2022
Leeds Woman Succumbed to Gaming Addiction

Leeds Woman Succumbed to Gaming Addiction

Addiction to casino games is pretty serious and can lead to all sorts of outcomes. Those that ask for help are given help and are well on their way to getting rid…
Bermuda Hotel gets Casino License

Bermuda Hotel Gets Casino License

Currently, there have been many expansions in the world of casinos. The Vegas Strip has gotten new ones and even New York is going to grant new casino licenses. There are also…
Oct 10, 2022
New Jersey Casino to Raise Cancer Awareness

New Jersey Casinos to Raise Cancer Awareness

The gaming industry isn’t known just for entertaining people. They are known to get together for a cause and organize tournaments and fundraisers. You can get a glimpse of that side of…
Oct 05, 2022
ECA Welcomes Back the UK

ECA Welcomes Back the UK

Europe is a big market when it comes to gaming and most of the countries that make up this market are part of the EU. That’s why the union decided on a…
Alleged Bomb Threat Closes Hollywood Casino

Alleged Bomb Threat Closes Hollywood Casino

There are lots of casinos all over the US, and not all of them are in Vegas. If a state is friendly to casino games, then it will have a facility or…
Oct 04, 2022
Manchester Woman Reveals Gaming Addiction

Manchester Woman Reveals Gaming Addiction

Casino games are fun to enjoy, but if you don’t put some limits on your budget and be disciplined about it, then you’ll have a run-in with addiction. This is a serious…
Twitch Announces Partial Casino Ban

Twitch Announces Partial Casino Ban

Twitch has been having casino streamers for a while now and it made up a huge chunk of their revenue. But recently certain Twitch streamers announced they’re going to take action against…
Sep 23, 2022
Twitch streamers Reveal Betting Scam

Twitch Streamers Reveal Betting Scam

Twitch is a famous platform where people can stream anything they play or do. Mostly, it’s made up of gamers with silent walkthroughs or walkthroughs with commentary. The range of games includes…
Sep 21, 2022
Cambodian Casino Involved in Human Trafficking

Cambodian Casino Involved in Human Trafficking

Casinos are remembered for their reputations. If they provide quality entertainment, they will get a lot of visitors. This goes for online and land-based casinos. That’s why the popular ones have been…
Star Casino Facing some trouble in New South Wales

Star Casino Facing Some Trouble in New South Wales

Very recently, the Sydney-based casino The Star has been facing some issues after an inquiry was launched into their business. After the inquiry, a report showed that the facility might not be…
Sep 14, 2022
Casino Regulatory Commission in Japan Needs More Money

Casino Regulatory Commission in Japan Needs More Money

The Japanese Casino Regulatory Commission recently asked for a budget increase, claiming it needs more funding to accomplish its regulatory duties. The Japanese gambling industry is still in its infancy. The practice…
Sep 08, 2022
Grosvenor Casino Workers Are Striking for Better Pay

Grosvenor Casino Workers Are Striking for Better Pay

The past couple of years have not been kind to the United Kingdom. It is becoming harder and harder to make a decent living in the country, and unionized workers are leaving…
Lil Baby Wins $1 Million at Vegas

Lil Baby Wins $1 Million at Vegas

Celebrities have all sorts of hobbies. Some of them can be unusual ones, while others can be quite normal. This is why you shouldn’t be surprised when you see a celebrity in…
Aug 31, 2022
Bahamas Gaming Council to Deliver Casino Hotel License

Bahamas Gaming Council to Deliver Casino Hotel License

Each casino needs a license to operate. When it gets a license it also gets a set of rules it needs to follow as it needs to operate properly. This goes for…
Queensland Investigates Allegations Against The Ville Casino

Queensland Investigates Allegations Against The Ville Casino

Casinos all over the world take care of all sorts of players. Some are regulars and they tend to stick to certain kinds of games. But others are high rollers and some…
Aug 29, 2022
Betting Addicts Loses £20,000, Turns Life Around

Betting Addicts Loses £20,000, Turns Life Around

Sports are fun to watch with friends or alone, especially if your favorite team is playing. Some people like to place bets on sports and they can do it in offline or…
Elk Grove Casino Opens Early

Elk Grove Casino Opens Early

New casino venues open once in a while all over the world. Their construction process alone keeps a lot of people employed and once that’s done, there’s the need for staff which…
Aug 24, 2022
Capitol Casino Robber Arrested After Shootout

Capitol Casino Robber Arrested After Shootout

Both online and offline casinos offer a variety of games to players. All people enjoying casino games will have a chance at winning amazing prizes and some of them do. Winners attract…
Aug 23, 2022
Pendleton Casino Robber Apprehended After Shootout

Pendleton Casino Robber Apprehended After Shootout

Casino venues are usually frequented by casino players. The truth is that these venues are visited by a number of characters. Some just like to get their money and go when they…
Aug 22, 2022
Border Casino Player Hits $361,706 Progressive Jackpot

Border Casino Player Hits $361,706 Progressive Jackpot

Slot machines are fun to play because they’re so simple to understand. All you need to do is visit a casino venue, go to the cashier and get some money changed to…
Aug 18, 2022
Las Vegas Man Hits the $100,000 Jackpot

Las Vegas Man Hits the $100,000 Jackpot

Slot machines gather quite the crowd at local casino venues. The reason for this is that players don’t need to know anything about a game to play it. Previous experience isn’t necessary…
Aug 16, 2022
Casino Addict Recovers From Addiction

Casino Addict Recovers From Addiction

Addiction to casino games is real and needs to be stopped. Casino games should be played responsibly which is why each online casino has measures every player can use to stop themselves…
Aug 11, 2022
Sports Betting Comes to Another Wisconsin Casino

Sports Betting Comes to Another Wisconsin Casino

Wisconsin is another state that has a fair share of tribal casinos, and the operators of these casinos are looking to expand their business by getting into sports betting. Recently, the governor…
Aug 10, 2022
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