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Yuri_Beers

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What sort of bankroll would people recommend when grinding microstakes MTTs and SNGs? Planning on playing 50 cent and $1 and $1.50 45/90/180 man SNFs as well as MTTs under $2. Gonna be 4 tabling to start. Any advice welcomed
 
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wildywild

Rising Star
Well, I should try it with a 50$ bankroll tbh.
U have ''enough'' reserve, but there is that little pressure that keeps you concentrated.
 
bablo

bablo

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Well, this is not a cache, you do not need to have 100, for micro MTT and CHG you will have enough 50 to raise the bankroll.
 
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fievr

Rising Star
What sort of bankroll would people recommend when grinding microstakes MTTs and SNGs? Planning on playing 50 cent and $1 and $1.50 45/90/180 man SNFs as well as MTTs under $2. Gonna be 4 tabling to start. Any advice welcomed



I would recommend playing a single modality, if it is sng with 75 abi it could be enough for those of 45 man, and maybe you could add one to two mtt daily of 0.50
 
Everbane

Everbane

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150 buy-ins if you play $ 1 but not everyone can afford to throw $ 150 for this it's hard to say ..
 
playinggameswithu

playinggameswithu

Legend
cash game NLH - 20 to 60 buyins rock to maniac
SNG 100 buyings
SpinNGos 100 to 500 buyins
MTT depends but I would have atleast 200 buyin for large field.I think the ideal first deposit is $350 on ACR for now for USA players
 
Spaceman

Spaceman

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If it is your first deposit, keep in mind that whatever you deposit is considered money you wont ever see again. If you have 150 you can go on tilt, or getting tired of winning small bucks and u will start playing some buyin of 22$ cause why not, and bankrupt. I suggest to keep it small and dont start with 150, cause you will eventually lose it one way or another. Deposit a little, see how you are doing and then deposit more.
 
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discintildeath

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If you can hold onto the bankroll management you have set for yourself and don't go crazy after losing a bunch of your winnings by jumping up in stakes then you will be fine with anywhere from 50 to 150$
 
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Rivaud

Rising Star
100-150 Buy Ins is typical but if you aren't getting a deposit bonus there no reason to put more then 50 IMO
 
Peppinotom

Peppinotom

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I would recommend playing a single modality, if it is sng with 75 abi it could be enough for those of 45 man, and maybe you could add one to two mtt daily of 0.50
I agree, you shouldn't mix it up too much, as strategies differ a lot between MTT's and SnG's. Make yourself a timeplan, e.g. from 8-10 I wake up with some freerolls, from 10-12 I play SnG's, from 1-3 freerolls and at 3 or 4 pm I play my GAME OF THE DAY with 1$ or 2$ buy in and focus on that. In the evening I enjoy my ACR time. Whenever I get kicked out of an important tournament, there's still time for more SnG's...
Regarding BRM, you should always have enough to play your selected SnG games and Buy-in tournaments. When I'm under 50 buy-ins, I pimp my BR with freerolls only, and when I'm over 75 buy-ins I stab at higher ground, playing some investigational Tournaments I plan to play later, when I'm "grown-up", respectively my BR.

Saludos!:cool:
 
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guitaRisGood

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Sorry don't have a link but a few years ago Chris Ferguson had a youtube video about bankroll management. worth trying to find it IMO
 
abzdolc

abzdolc

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If you prefer to play 0.5 $ sng (turbo) you need more than 100 BI, because if you are still learning, you'll lose some money in Push Fold.
 
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Zikasamaster

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What sort of bankroll would people recommend when grinding microstakes MTTs and SNGs? Planning on playing 50 cent and $1 and $1.50 45/90/180 man SNFs as well as MTTs under $2. Gonna be 4 tabling to start. Any advice welcomed

I think 100 buys its a good start,and you with 100 buying can play comfortable....
 
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redmast

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Start with a small deposit of $ 50. Try to play cash and tournaments with bain. Where you will play better then play there. Everyone has their own inclinations.
 
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TJH90

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I like to have 100 buyins, never stick to it as then end playing the odd higher buyin but at least I try to!
 
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pokersextreme

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If it is your first deposit, keep in mind that whatever you deposit is considered money you wont ever see again. If you have 150 you can go on tilt, or getting tired of winning small bucks and u will start playing some buyin of 22$ cause why not, and bankrupt. I suggest to keep it small and dont start with 150, cause you will eventually lose it one way or another. Deposit a little, see how you are doing and then deposit more.
I agree with this member you should deposit $10 or $20 and try to build up from there! Also play one or two tournaments at a time so you won't make too much bad calls!
 
spunka

spunka

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You have to be carefully at low stake under 2$ as the usually the rake is higher, so you will lose more to the site/casino.

Personally I would never advice any to play when rake is 15% or more, unless it is for for fun.

Deposit 150 - 225$ and play 3$ SnG till you beat them, then move on to mtt and back to SnG if things don't go well in mtt
 
kraemer

kraemer

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A standard rule of thumb is to have 100 buyins for MTTs so you should have 100$.
50 Buyins are the lowest BR you should have... if you never deposited and can get ab100% bonus you can deposit 25 and have 50 to play with...
Depending how large the tournaments are you should aim for some value between 50 and 100 buyins. The more opponents in the tourneys the higher your bankroll should be...
 
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