License to punt

“Bring On Pokies Reform” asks the question many of us want to know the answer to “So what happened to the license to punt proposal?” Recently “Bring On Pokies Reform” submitted a story to the Gambling Help website http://www.gamblinghelp.nsw.gov.au/GamblingHelp/Story/ViewAll.aspx Because it was such a great question and the story offered some interesting insights, this blog [...]

The Hokey Pokie machine

Before we put our left (or right) hand into our pockets, get out our wallet and shake it all about, let’s be clear about one thing, pokie machines are not designed to help players make money. Yes, you might sometimes have a win, but if you keep playing, you’ll most likely lose all the money [...]