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Old 11-08-2007, 12:09 AM
JJs JJs is offline
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Default Best HU site other than FTP?

I have an existing account at FTP that does not have RB system. As you all know, playing HUSNG takes a lot of rakes away. So these are my questions:

1) Are there any other sites known for HU games?

2) A lot of people recommended me Titan and Party Poker but don't they not accept U.S. players? Is there any way to get around that?

3) If both answers are no, is it possible to close the FTP account and create a new one?

Thank you in advance
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Old 11-08-2007, 12:25 AM
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Default Re: Best HU site other than FTP?

I don't know if there's anywhere else US players can get rakeback.

PokerStars is the other obvious big choice.
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Old 11-08-2007, 12:30 AM
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Default Re: Best HU site other than FTP?

I play on FTP without rakeback. It kind of sucks but I'm surviving.
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Old 11-08-2007, 12:33 AM
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Default Re: Best HU site other than FTP?

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I play on FTP without rakeback. It kind of sucks but I'm surviving.

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me 2. i would love to but i guess we can't b/c we didn't do it before opening an account, which i find incredibly annoying.

does anyone know why that is?
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Old 11-08-2007, 01:05 AM
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Default Re: Best HU site other than FTP?

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I play on FTP without rakeback. It kind of sucks but I'm surviving.

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me 2. i would love to but i guess we can't b/c we didn't do it before opening an account, which i find incredibly annoying.

does anyone know why that is?

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Rakeback serves as an incentive for players to get started. After we have gotten started there isn't really any incentive to give it to us unless we plan to move to another site.
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Old 11-08-2007, 01:15 AM
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Default Re: Best HU site other than FTP?

ftp
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Old 11-08-2007, 05:13 AM
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Default Re: Best HU site other than FTP?

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2) A lot of people recommended me Titan and Party Poker but don't they not accept U.S. players? Is there any way to get around that?

3) If both answers are no, is it possible to close the FTP account and create a new one?

Thank you in advance

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Find a person you trust in Europe (lol) and remotely control a computer you buy them and play games there.

You asked....
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Old 11-08-2007, 05:16 AM
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2) A lot of people recommended me Titan and Party Poker but don't they not accept U.S. players? Is there any way to get around that?

3) If both answers are no, is it possible to close the FTP account and create a new one?

Thank you in advance

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Find a person you trust in Europe (lol) and remotely control a computer you buy them and play games there.

You asked....

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Or he could just skip the middle man and move to Europe.
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Old 11-08-2007, 06:01 AM
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Default Re: Best HU site other than FTP?

Pokerstars offers rakeback in the form of FPPs and bonuses. I'm clearing a $7500 bonus this month which is obviously great. PS also has huge amounts of action for HU and I don't see why people look at the whole rakeback thing when deciding against stars.
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Old 11-08-2007, 06:57 AM
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Default Re: Best HU site other than FTP?

PP has 10% rake so that sucks.

cake poker maybe 33% rb an US players are allowed.

Players are really soft there.
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