Posts Tagged: Gambling Addiction

Problem Gambling Awareness Month Amid COVID-19

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March is problem gambling awareness month (PGAM), a grassroots organization in its 19th year. As with previous campaigns, the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) helps raise awareness of the issue that impacts millions of …

COVID19 Lockdowns Increased Online Gambling Spending

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Recent studies reveal that people have increased how much money they spend on online gambling during the pandemic. Society has been flooded with COVID-19 life for about a year now. We have lived through lockdowns and isolation …

Is Robinhood Fueling A Gambling Addiction?

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If you’ve turned on the news in the past couple of weeks, you’re sure to have seen an absolute frenzy over Gamestop ($GME), Robinhood, and Reddit. This viral battle’s basic premise is that a Reddit …

Does The Lockdown Affect Gambling Addiction?

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When the whole world practically shut down at the height of COVID-19, and with its constant resurgence, gambling didn’t stop. Instead, it moved into a scenario where casino users could play online 24/7 from the …

Pennsylvania Releases iGaming Self-Exclusion Program

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The Pennsylvania online gambling marketplace has made a rather significant and life-altering move towards safer gambling. The Pennsylvania Gambling Control Board made the decision to introduce a self-exclusion system for players of the Keystone state, …

How to Identify a Gambling Addiction Problem

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Gambling is supposed to be a fun and harmless activity, but what happens when you find yourself with an unhealthy obsession to gamble? Gambling addiction is rapidly growing in the US. However, it has only recently …