Bet on Time

There are different types of bets in the game of Craps. If you are a beginner player you should know hat kind they are in order to keep up with game and keep in running. Remember no matter what your bet is make sure you bet on time, players consider it rude when late bets are made. The Player bet is called the Fire Bet, this bet is before a shooter throws the dice, and there are some casinos that will let a bet known as a fire bet to be placed.

Ask the dealer before hand if these are allowed at the table. A fire bet is a bet that ranges from $ 1 to $ 5 and these are placed in the hopes that the shooter will have a hot streak of getting many points of different values. As these bets are made they will be marked with a fire symbol. The first three points are not paid out but the fourth, fifth and sixth are paid out with better odds.

Then there are Line Bets, The shooter will have to make a Pass Line Bet or Don’t Pass bet if he wants to be the shooter. Line bets are also based on points. Pass line bets are the most common types of bets and in other countries is called the win line. A pass line bet is won if the come out roll is a 7 or an 11. If the come out roll is a 2, 3 or 12 the bet is lost. Now, if the come out roll establishes a point and the point are rolled again the bet will win. If the point is established and a 7 is rolled before the point is re rolled the bet is also lost.

The Don’t Pass bet is the complete opposite from the Pass bet. The don’t pass bet is the opposite in regards to the come out roll is a 7 or an 11 the roll is lost and if the roll is a 2 or 3 then the roll is won. A 12 will bring a draw depending on what casino rules are. No matter what the rules are for a 12 a player under don’t pass rules will not lose that bet.

Bet on the way you feel, if you are new to the game, keep the bet low and try betting both ways, you don’t want to lose too much money betting on a line you are experimenting with.