For this example, we’re going to be making use of the Base Five betting system the black on the Roulette wheel.
The basics of the Base Five betting system are that during certain times of the game when you’re running hot, you want to make a good profit while you are in midst of a nice winning streak. Now while it can be difficult to predict when you are actually in a winning or losing streak until it is over, the Base Five betting system will help to reduce loses when you hit a bad streak.
So on the surface, the Base Five betting system is a progressive system that allows you to increases winnings when you are hot and limit losses when you hit a cold streak.
For sake of this example, you are going to wager, 1 unit, 2 units, 3 units and then 5 units in that order. The thing to remember when you are utilizing the 1-2-3-5 betting system is that you only progress through these numbers after you win a bet.
If you were to lose three bets consecutively, you return to the first part of the sequence by betting one unit.
If you were in the middle of a hot streak and then you lost a bet, you return back to betting one unit at the start of the 1-2-3-5 sequence.
To see the 1-2-3-5 of the Base Five betting system in action, we wager one unit of $5 on the black at the Roulette wheel. When things are running hot and black has come out four times consecutively, your first wager is $5, the second would be $10, the third would be $15 and the final bet would be $25.
After you have finished that 1-2-3-5 sequence, you return to the original $5 bet as long as you are winning.
If you won the first $5 bet and the second bet of $10, but you lost the third bet of $15, you drop back to $5 and start the sequence over.
The Base Five betting system is popular with beginners because there is basically little risk involved. When you’re betting the table minimum, the most you will have at risk is $25 on the 4th spin of a hot streak, but by the time you get to that 4th bet, you’ve already won $25 from the first three spins.
The Base Five betting system is a great way to get in the habit of sticking to a plan at the online casino and not letting the fluctuations of the game throw you off. This is a simple system that will slowly result in you winning chips after the session.