Gambling and enjoying your favorite game with friends is fun, but how do you know if you have a problem? Or if someone you know is at risk?
We’re here to help you become more aware of your gambling and guide you toward safer gambling. Here are some ways to keep yourself in check:
- Play for entertainment, not to win money.
- Play with money you can afford to lose.
Set limits to better manage your money.
- Never chase losses.
- Do not play when you are angry.
- Combine gambling with other activities.
Can online gambling have a negative effect?
Yes, gambling carries certain risks that could have a negative impact on one’s life. Spending money you can’t afford to lose or feeling anxious about your finances can be a sign. If we identify risks before they become a problem, we can reduce them and create a positive gambling experience.
How can I identify risks?
There are many ways to identify if someone is at risk. If gambling creates financial stress, anxiety, depression or affects life in a negative way, it can become a problem.
How can I reduce the risks?
Use the tools we provide to better manage your gambling experience. Setting limits can help you keep an eye on the money and time you spend while gambling.
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