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Late surrender reduces house edge in blackjack

John Grochowski

A shuffle through the Gaming mailbag:

Q. I’ve been playing BJ for nearly 20 years. I have a casino in my area, Valley Forge Casino Resort, that offers splitting twice for a total of three hands, including re-splitting Aces. I’ve never seen this offered before and I wonder if this offers an advantage over splitting three times for a total of four hands as in Atlantic City.