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It’s ‘Riviera Hotel Wednesdays’ on the Las Vegas Strip June 18, 2013 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals | Riviera Casino & Hotel is enhancing weekday casino play for June and July. The property is hosting free weekly slot tournaments on Wednesdays where participants will compete for $3,000 in cash and free slot play.

National Hamburger Day! White Castle! at El Cortez May 28, 2013 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals | This past Monday, the El Cortez served up White Castle’s to all of their players! Tuesday The Fat Bar, in conjunction with Fatburger, will offer $1 hamburgers from 4-5 p.m. in observance of National Hamburger Day on the Las Vegas Strip.

Green Valley Ranch’s new bingo room is state of art May 14, 2013 by Mark Mayer

Pokin' Around | The Green Valley Ranch's new bingo room is open daily from 9 a.m. until 11 p.m. with cash balls of $5,000 and $1,000. The room has state-of-the-art technology with the feel of a movie theater.

Mother’s Day is one of busiest casino days in Vegas May 07, 2013 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals | Mother’s Day is always one of the busiest days at casinos in Las Vegas, especially in all of the restaurants. If you plan to take Mom out, plan ahead, call for a reservation if the restaurant offers them.

Live 3Girls, yes! Casinos entertain with Party Pits April 16, 2013 by Marc Meltzer

Smart & Fun Gambling | The 3Girls for GamingToday are fun. They’re a nice excuse to look at a pretty girl and check in on what’s happening in gaming. When we see 3Girls in the flesh at a casino we should probably turn around and walk the other way.

Smart and fun gambling often go hand in hand March 05, 2013 by Marc Meltzer

Smart and Fun Gambling | Playing the casino games with the smallest house edge gives us the best chance to win money or, at least, play for a longer time. Unfortunately those games are less and less available.

Spin & Win for cash at Plaza and Las Vegas Club January 22, 2013 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals | Earn entries to Spin & Win for cash every Saturday through Feb. 23 at the Plaza and Las Vegas Club. Every 100 points earns 1 entry and 10 winners are selected to receive up to $1,000 cash.

Las Vegas Casino bargains and promotions January 15, 2013 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals | Read about the latest deals and promotions from The D Las Vegas, the LVH, Boyd Gaming, Terrible's casino, the Cosmopolitan and so much more!

12 days of giveaways in Las Vegas casinos December 11, 2012 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals | Celebrate 12 Days of Giveaways at Suncoast Hotel & Casino. From December 12-23 drawings will be held daily at 8 p.m. giving away cash and electronics. Giveaways include: gift items plus cash prizes of $5,000 and $10,000.

Thank Arizona Charlie’s for Feed A Family charity drive November 13, 2012 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals | For the first time in its history, Arizona Charlie’s casinos (West/ East) will allow players the opportunity to contribute their points to help provide a holiday meal for those in our community who might otherwise go without.

Boo, booze plus BBQ! on Las Vegas Strip at Gilley's Saloon October 30, 2012 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals | Try Halloween at Gilley’s Saloon, Dance Hall & Bar-B-Que inside Treasure Island this Wednesday at 9 p.m. for the annual Cowboys vs. Zombies party. Remember, masks are not allowed in most casinos.

Maximize your video poker gambling dollar October 23, 2012 by Marc Meltzer

Smart & Fun Gambling | Video poker is one of the most popular games in a casino. On the surface video poker is a simple game but in order to maximize your gambling dollar you’ll want to learn how and where to play. Let’s start with the basics of video poker.

Caesars leads holiday spirit October 23, 2012 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals | Wynn/Encor the popular Strip resort is hosting Lucky 8 Daily Drawings and a Luxury Car Giveaway. Guests earn points for entries by playing any table game or slot. The Grand Prize will be a luxury car valued at $250,000 or $250,000 cash. 

Ninth Annual 'Cards for Kids' at Stratosphere in Vegas October 16, 2012 by H. Scot Krause

Poker Deals | Speedway Children’s Charities Ninth Annual “Cards for Kids” Poker Tournament will be held at the Stratosphere Hotel & Tower on Thursday, Oct. 25, beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Hard Rock Casino place for Thursday beer nights October 16, 2012 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals | The Hard Rock Casino Hotel is running an October beer promotion every Thursday through Nov. 1. Earn your first 750 slot points and receive a 6-pack of Bud Light Platinum Beer or two Hard Rock logo glasses.

Downtown Las Vegas up on great buys and deals September 25, 2012 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals |  A friend visited recently who hadn’t been downtown much. We were able to sign him up for most of the slot clubs and found some great deals.

140 ways to ‘reward’ players in all Las Vegas Casinos September 11, 2012 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals |  The Checkout Rewards slot machines are located in more than 140 locations across Nevada including Albertsons, Smith’s, Vons, CVS, Safeway, WinCo Foods, and SaveMart.

DoubleDown adds Bingo to list of free play casino games September 10, 2012 by Ray Poirier

DoubleDown, the Internet interactive website that was acquired earlier this year by International Game Technology (IGT), has announced it has added Bingo to its suite of casino games available for free play.

Vegas casinos ready for Monday Night NFL Football September 04, 2012 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals |  You really can’t beat making a small wager (I’ll leave the betting advice to the expert GT sports writers!) that lasts 3-4 hours while enjoying cheap food, beer and drink specials and a chance for some prize giveaways and contests to boot!

Las Vegas casinos offer hot August bargains August 14, 2012 by H. Scot Krause

Real Deals |  Gamblers love a bargain and smart players are always looking for a little something extra from their slot clubs. The casinos have come through this month with some excellent food deals. Get out your slot club card and have a great meal today!

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The Club at South Point keeps it simple

The Club at South Point keeps it simple​

South Point’s “The Club” has perhaps the simplest slot club name. In terms of user friendliness, it’s one of the easiest and most straight-forward loyalty clubs in town.


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