Learn to Beat the House!

Nov 5, 2002 1:24 AM

For anyone who has ever wondered how to get the upper hand while playing slots or betting horses, Sunset Station Hotel & Casino will host the first "How To Beat The House" seminar and convention Friday, Jan. 17 through Sunday, Jan. 19.

Gambling experts, sports handicappers and authors will conduct 24 seminars that provide winning tips and strategies to attendees.

The seminars and convention are free to the public (must be 21 and older). Registration begins Nov. 1 at www.HowToBeatTheHouse.com. or www. SunsetStation.com. Sunset Station is offering special room packages of $199 for attendees.

Each seminar will explore the intricacies and strategies for all aspects of gaming ”” including slots and video poker, comp strategies, table games, bingo, keno, sports betting, horse and dog racing, live poker, and gaming tournaments. Equipment manufacturers will be on hand to demystify the workings of slot and video poker machines.

Confirmed speakers include authors Dan Paymar of Optimum Play, Optimum Pay Video Poker; Ted Gottlieb ”” The Win Card; Max Rubin ”” Comp City; Howard Grossman ”” Casino Blackjack Secrets; Jeffrey Compton ”” Las Vegas Advisor; Jean Scott ”” Frugal Gambler; Frank Scoblete ”” Beat the Crap Out of the Casino; Frank Legato ”” Dispelling the Myths of Slots; Jerry Jacovitz ”” Jerry J’s Power Page; Don Carrier ”” Better Your Odds in Bingo; Michael Shakleford ”” The Wizard of Odds; Stanley Roberts ”” Everything you Wanted to Know About Blackjack; Larry Edell ”” Winning at Craps; Bob Dancer ”” Secrets of Video Poker; Tony Stoffo ”” Sports Management and Bankroll Strategies; Barney Vinson ”” Behind the Tables; Henry Tamburin ”” Blackjack Winning Strategies; and Steve Bourie ”” Slots & Video Poker Strategies, among others.