Monday at 11pm: Can you really win big?

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - When they want to take a risk, some people head to the casino, while others hit up their local lottery stand.

Still others go for a more long-term approach and take a safer route like investing in real estate or contributing to a 401K.

No matter how we get there, we all want a little more money in our pockets.  So what's the best way to get it?

We tracked down a professional gambler, someone who knows odds (and how to make the most of them) better than most other people.

The advice he shares will, at the very least, point you in a direction if you decide you want to take a gamble.

Watch Consumer Reporter Kristen Miranda's story Monday at 11pm on WBTV.

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