Introduction to Online Slots (Part 3 of 3)
by Devon Chappell, News Staff Writer
November 15, 2007
We’ve spent quite some time talking about taking big risks and
chances while playing the slots at online
casinos. By now, you’ve figured out that you should
always bet max coins and max paylines for your fair
shot at glory in the form of a fat progressive jackpot.
But what about the little bets?
Take, for example, side
bets. It’s easy enough to forget about this small, but
crucial component of your bid. If you play the
progressive jackpots at online casinos, you often need
to make a side bet to be eligible for the top prize. Of
course, you want to have a shot at the full measure of
that winning hand if it comes up – so you need to honor
all the conditions of the jackpot. Make the side bet if
your intent is to hit the big jackpot.
Our last piece of advice regarding online casinos is a
bit of a change from what we’ve been talking about so
far. Namely, it has to do with your budget. Obviously,
we’ve just spent a lot of time telling you why it's
always worth your time and money to place top bets (which
can sometimes amount to a lot
of money) at internet casino progressive slots. However,
that doesn't mean you shouldn't watch your money.
Consider setting apart
a budget for your online gambling affairs at progressive
and sticking to it faithfully. There is a vast and
exciting world of other online casino games and amusements for you
to spend time and money on besides the slots. So take
the time to explore the full range. Spending all your
resources on just one game will more than likely leave
you feeling disappointed and broke… not the kind of
feeling you want to be left with in the wake of what is
supposed to be a pleasurable and entertaining activity!