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Is It Wise To Become A Professional Poker Player?

Ok, you played all the ring games at the most of the stakes without any problems, all the online poker freerolls you were able to find and many cash tournaments. You got a strategy that works, you won a good amount of money even though you dedicated to the game just your little spare time and you feel very confident in your skills. Before you decide whether or not becoming a pro is worthwhile, you need to understand what the concept of professional poker player implies. In essence, you will need to dedicate a lot of your time and energy to the game in order to become professionally competitive; because once you make the switch, poker will constitute your main source of income. Furthermore, pro players generally cannot afford to maintain a daytime job or continue their education because this “hobby” is incredibly time consuming. Therefore, you should think very carefully and take into account the following aspects of decision.

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