“The smarter you play, the luckier you’ll be.”
Mark Pilarski

While gambling and investment don’t go hand in hand (and they shouldn’t too!), there are some life-changing tips you can get from seasoned poker players. Of course, these tips can change the state of your bank balance too. Those who know the game well will tell you it’s never only about luck. A lot more than that goes into winning the game.

This is the same as getting returns on your investments – if you do it right, you don’t really need to hope for luck to be in your favour. Let’s take a look at some important financial lessons we can learn from this compelling game.

1. Do your research

Poker is a game of skill. The term ‘poker face’ is a famous one. Learning to keep a poker face regardless of the hand you hold is important.