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Gambling: how dangerous is it actually?

Sarah Sokolova Nany1982

Anyone who has ever dealt with the subject of gambling

has certainly also thought about the usefulness of it.

The advantages of gambling

There are a lot of advantages that gambling brings with it. This applies to playing in the casino where you can use free spins no wagering, just betting or other games where you have to be lucky.

Online casinos can be reached 25 hours a day, seven days a week and you don’t even have to go out of the house. The only thing the user needs is a computer and internet access, nothing more. Besides, these online casinos offer a lot more games than a normal casino.

Generally speaking, however, it can be said that gaming can be a lot of fun for players. Especially when betting on football or at the horse racing field, people meet and spend the day together. This creates and strengthens friendships. So social life is improved through gambling. That is of course not always the case, but the potential is there. Probably the biggest advantage that betting or playing at the casino has is of course making money. Everyone dreams of winning so much from gambling that they no longer have to go to work and are free of all financial worries.

Where there are advantages, there are also disadvantages

Unfortunately, not everything that glitters is gold. There are of course disadvantages to playing. However, many people overlook these disadvantages and do not allow themselves to be confused. Others, on the other hand, are so addicted to gambling that they no longer notice any disadvantages. These are the gambling addicts. You can’t do without it and you have to sit at the slot machine every day in a casino to find a balance. Since you are usually the loser at a casino, in the long run, this section of the population usually has financial problems. They then try to eliminate these problems in the casino by waiting for a big win. If that is not the case, they will ride their way into ever-greater problems.

Another disadvantage is that a lot of time is lost in the casino that could perhaps be better used in other ways. You could be a lot more productive than in a casino and maybe do some other job that is safe to make money off of.

So gambling addiction depends on the situation of the individual players. If you can control yourself and know your limits, then there are many benefits to playing for money. If you overdo it, then unfortunately not anymore.