At the Baccarat table, there are generally two types of players–those that understand how the game is played and those who just pick a side to bet. Since the dealer performs all the required action for the game, players don’t need to understand much of anything to play. Simply bet player or bank and sit back. Most Baccarat tables provide scorecards that allow you to keep track of the action. If you are playing online, a notepad will do. Almost all winning players use a scorecard.
Playing One Side
One simple Baccarat strategy is to simply pick a side before playing and bet it always. The Bank has a slightly higher probability of winning, but players must pay a commission for each win on the Bank. Betting and winning on the Player side is free of charge. Commissions can add up fast, which should give players pause about betting solely on the Bank. Continue reading