256 pages , Black Dog & Leventhal Pub , 2006 Cash in with the only insider's guide to Internet gambling that teaches players what they need to know to master a wide variety of online games of chance. Internet gambling is fast becoming the most popular form of online entertainment and respected gaming columnist J. Phillip Vogel is its foremost expert. In this essential book, he provides insider instruction and advice on how to play-- and how to win-- all kinds of online casino games. In twenty-three engaging and descriptive chapters, Vogel demystifies and dissects all topics related to Internet gambling, including the history of online gambling, how to get started, choosing the best sites, understanding the various kinds of software available, the technical difficulties one might expect to encounter, managing money, and more. Everything from poker to lotto to bingo to sports betting is covered here, and Vogel walks readers through all of the rules and strategies. What's more, he reveals the pitfalls and traps that every online gambler should watch for. Find out which sites are reliable, which sites to avoid, and how to beat the house!