BigJer
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November 7th, 2019 at 8:04:44 AM permalink
I saw the term in an article and look it up. However, there was no clear definition of what it is. TIA.
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FleaStiff
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BigJer
November 7th, 2019 at 8:56:20 AM permalink
NOT a part of the team that does planned or emergency fills from the cashier's cage to a table. The team has escorts, a cart and THREE men who indepently fill out tiny forms that have to have the same totals. same size paper but three different colors.

A chip runner is in the poker room and services a newly seated player
rdw4potus
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November 7th, 2019 at 8:57:08 AM permalink
Like a slow chip runner? Someone who brings a rebuy's worth of poker chips to the table once you're already seated?
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November 7th, 2019 at 9:06:05 AM permalink
Quote: rdw4potus

Like a slow chip runner? Someone who brings a rebuy's worth of poker chips to the table once you're already seated?



We use the term chip walker when monitoring for financial crimes in the casino. If a person has won a lot of money via chips and only cash out a portion of them under $10,000 and they leave with the rest. Because cashing out over $10,000 requires us to file a CTR if someone doesn't cash out all of their chips they might be structuring to avoid a CTR. We will file a Suspicious Activity Report (SAR) on them
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ChumpChange
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November 7th, 2019 at 9:09:41 AM permalink
Walker, Texas Chipper!
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November 7th, 2019 at 1:39:30 PM permalink
Could also be a table games player that takes all their chips without coloring up. Instead of taking 2 black chips from the table, they take 40 reds. Causes the table to need fills more often.


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FleaStiff
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November 8th, 2019 at 12:20:17 AM permalink
Quote: Zcore13

Could also be a table games player that takes all their chips without coloring up.

I always colored up butwhen I arrived at a new table would display my chips to the floorman and recall once having called out 'seven point eight' meaning seven thousand eight hundred dollars. I don't mind keeping a casino's internal records accurate, its just not as high a priority for me as having a pleasant crew.
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November 8th, 2019 at 10:59:05 AM permalink
Chip Walker is the football coach at Newnan High School in Georgia. He won three state titles when he was at Sandy Creek working with his father.:

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