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Blackjack Early Surrender

The hands are dealt and the dealer has a King showing. Do you early surrender? Or do other things have to be taken into account before you do or don't?
The only effective way to make this decision is to know and adhere to basic strategy and/or have information from card counting.

Basic Strategy for Player hand 16 versus dealer up card of 10 value is to surrender.
This is why I'm glad 16 is my lucky number. Has been since I was a kid when I thought gambling was only for the mafia. It's easy for me to remember rules like this when the numbers jibe like that.