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High Rollers or Whales

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High Rollers or Whales

You do not "deposit" money for your play at any casino.

You take out a "line of credit" which, obviously, is checked by the casino credit staff which includes, but is not limited to, a current bank account, your credit rating, etc.

Most people that have a line of credit will either pay off their "markers" with cash or check before they depart, or will have it automatically deducted from their checking account.

Usually they give you a two to three week pass.

Just make sure you have enough money to pay it off.

They generally don't break kneecaps in the back rooms anymore, but you could be looking at some serious court time and/or jail time.

Casinos could not be more serious about their money.

P.S A "marker" is the equivalent of a check that you promise to pay back the casino.

Unca Mike

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Ooooooooooooooooo.... k.

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Thanks mike. I think??????

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Check that. Didn't actually mean "High Rollers or Whales" .

Just meant that "ordinary" people could get a 5K-20K line of credit.

And it doesn't require a "deposit".

"Whales" are another thing. They have more money than they can spend. That's why casinos fight hand over fist for them.

"High Rollers", on the other hand, can be people that are good gamblers, hit an unlucky streak, end up broke.

And somehow keep coming back.

I dunno how that works, it just does.