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American Casino Guide
The 2010 edition of the American Casino Guide, a directory to all US casinos, sells for $12.75 at  The ACG includes 26 Las Vegas gaming coupons worth, on average, about $170.52.  Clearly, purchase and play of these coupons can generate a sizeable profit.
any LV public library bimonthly newsletter listing free movies (older and/or foreign) shown within the Clark County Library System
Bingo Hotline The Las Vegas phone number, (702) 269-3300, will keep one informed about LV area bingo which is much different (often a loss leader) than the bingo games operated in other parts of the country.  [Note:  This message service never mentions free bingo.]
Birth Offers Denny’s—receive a Grand Slam breakfast on birthday [nationwide offer]
Fitzgeralds—receive 500 points ($5 value) by earning one point ($5,$10 coin-in on slots,vp respectively) within 14 days of birthday (either before or after)
Gold Coast—receive 7,500 points ($7.50 value) by earning one point ($1 coin-in) during birthmonth
Golden Gate—5x on birthday and wedding anniversary
Orleans—receive a random prize (usually points or meals) by swiping at kiosk after earning a point ($1 coin-in) during birthmonth
Santa Fe
$25 wager on any table game on birthday, show ID at pit
South Point—receive 2,500 points ($7.50 value) by earning one point ($1 coin-in) during birthmonth
Las Vegas Advisor A subscription to Las Vegas Advisor, a monthly magazine about the LV area, comes with a funbook entitled Member Rewards.  The 2010 edition of this funbook contains 11 gaming coupons with an expected value of at least $114.53 and not including the sports bet.  Purchasing subscriptions at (limit two per address; $50/year or $37/year online) is profitable.
Las Vegas Perks This booklet (only mailed) contains 4 gaming coupons ($25.80 expected value) and 40 discount coupons primarily for shows and meals.  These booklets ($29.95 with S&H) are ordered through 702-616-4052 or 1-888-737-5778 or
LVRJ for 7/2 Las Vegas Review Journal of 7/2 has an insert, “Coast Connection,” containing gaming coupons for July with an expected value of at least $14.37.  At 1111 Bonanza W, one may purchase back issues of the LVRJ for 75¢ each.
pre-release movies first-run movie tickets (photo ID, check ‘CityLife’ & ‘Las Vegas Weekly’)
show tickets
registering at will generate daily (morning through early afternoon) emails offering free tickets for locals to attend that evening’s performances of various Las Vegas stage shows.  One may select, phone to confirm (two ticket limit), and pick up ticket(s) with a valid local ID.  One will receive a daily closure email.
Win Cards
$10($20) will purchase $15($30) of non-negotiable gaming chips at these nine casinos:  Cannery ($15 monthly), Circus Circus ($15 every six months), Excalibur ($15 monthly), Four Queens ($15 once), Hard Rock ($30 yearly), Luxor ($30 once), Mandalay Bay ($30 every six months), Palms ($30 every six months), and Tropicana ($15 every six months).  A slot card or sign up is required.  At Palms, one is also required to be a hotel guest on one of the days, Su-Th.  On average, each use will generate $4.82($9.64) profit.



This page contains offers that don’t fall nicely into any of the categories on the adjoining pages.  Additionally, the items above sometimes involve playing with the use of two or more promotions simultaneously.

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