Tag Archives: My gambling story

Ved Has a Vent About Gambling

Often gamblers get angry about gambling. Angry at the machines for not paying out, angry at venues and the government for allowing gambling, and most often angry with themselves for continuing to gamble when they want to stop. I received … Continue reading

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Brodie’s Story

I find it sad that so many people who work in the gambling industry are also frequent gamblers themselves and many are problem gamblers.  Here is Brodie’s story… My name is Brodie. I have come to terms with the fact … Continue reading

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Josephine’s Story

The Stock Market is Full of Ups and Downs My husband is a compulsive gambler in the stock market losing every single cent of the family’s savings.  Presently we are living on banks borrowings.  He has worked as a stock … Continue reading

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I Used to Be a Role Model

It’s hard living up to expectations of others and even harder to admit when gambling is controlling your life. Facing up to the truth and acknowledging what is really going on is one of the first steps to dealing with … Continue reading

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Anna Wants To Stop Gambling

Anna, a mother with a young son shares her gambling story… I have lied to my family about where I have been at night after work and my days off. After work I will go to the pub near work … Continue reading

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Lisa Shares Her Story

Lisa says… I have been gambling for a very long time. At first it started as a game of fun but it seems to be my venting point when I feel stressed or require escape 😦 I went to the … Continue reading

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Nat’s Story

Nat a 20 year old university student shared his story recently, gambling addiction does not discriminate, it can affect people of all ages and from all walks of life.   I never played the pokies until I was 20, then … Continue reading

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