The Frugal Gambler by Jean Scott

The Frugal Gambler by Jean Scott Gambling AuthorThe Frugal Gambler by Jean Scott
Published: 1998, second edition 2005
ISBN 0929712404
Publisher: Huntington Press
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Book Summary

In her book, Jean Scott shows the reader how to get the perks of visiting a casino. This is why her book is titled with the adjective “Frugal”. Free rooms, meals and parties are some of the benefits that Scott includes in her strategies since her favorite word is “Free”. The techniques explained in this book are also available for controlled pockets, so if you prefer to go to a casino and play cautiously, this is the book for you. The Frugal Gambler allows the masses to manage Gambling techniques and find profitable plays to turn the casino system inside out.

It may also be a good choice for those who feel overwhelmed with the initial incursion in casinos and are looking for a sound description of all the casino environment has to offer. Scott’s book is an easy-to-read option to discover a world in gambling where you can have fun and minimize losses.

Table of Contents

Introduction – From Uncle Wiggley to Deuces Wild

  1. Raining on the Casino’s Parade
  2. Great Expectations – A Reality Check
  3. Slot Machines – Handle with Care
  4. Video Poker – The meat and the Potatoes
  5. Slot Clubs – Join or Else
  6. Comps – You Just Desserts
  7. Promotions – Casino Gravy
  8. The Bumps – Airline Comps
  9. Long Term in Las Vegas – Or Having a Life
  10. Pyramid Power
  11. Ethics and Gambling – Strange Bedfellows
  12. Breaking Even is a Terrific Thing

About the Author Jean Scott

Jean Scott is a retired high school teacher in her late 60s that decided to share her gambling wisdom with others. She has written several books about gambling and has also appeared on T.V. as a gambling authority besides being invited as a speaker for casino executive seminars.

Other books by Jean Scott

  • Frugal Video Poker
  • Tax Help for Gamblers
  • The Frugal Gambler Casino Guide