At BetKing, we want gambling to be a fun and exciting form of entertainment for our players. But for some people, gambling can become a problem.
Here are our Top 10 tips to help you to stay safe and keep it fun.
Never chase your losses
Chasing your losses will usually lead to bigger and bigger losses. Stick to your limits.
Don't gamble when you're depressed or upset
Decision-making can be more difficult when you're not feeling yourself. Make sure you only gamble when you're feeling happy and clear headed.
Balance gambling with other activities
If gambling has become your only form of entertainment, it may be a problem. Keep up with your other hobbies, as well as family, work, or study activities.
Don't use credit cards to gamble
Using credit cards for gambling can get you into debt quickly.
Take frequent breaks
Gambling continuously can cause you to lose track of time and perspective. Take a break at regular intervals.
Don't drink or use drugs when gambling
Drugs and alcohol cloud judgment, and good judgment is your best way of staying in control.
If you suspect that you have a gambling problem, ask yourself the following questions:
If you've answered 'Yes' to any of these questions you may be experiencing problems with your gambling.
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