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February 03, 2016, 08:02:14 AM
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in gambling you're no need 30 days to become a habit because since you start to gambling and lost that had in your mind is only how to get back your money and without you realize you do gambling too much and became a habit from gambling


Yes, chasing back your losses and being over ambitious are some reasons for gambling habit which will slowly turn into addictions. Simply we can say if you consider gambling for making money then you will be addicted to it. Change your view on gambling which might help to rid off addictions.
Moreover people must understand that the probability of loosing and winning is same , no matter if they are chasing losses or playing first time. Like I saw someone playing dice and saying that he wont loose the next roll on 50% , cause he already lost 6 in a row earlier.

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February 03, 2016, 08:29:41 AM
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but if you have a lot of things to do in life, you will forget about it, working in real life could help. but if you have nothing to do with your spare times, you tend to divert and turn to gambling.
yeah make another activity. always work for me. it make i forget to gambling, if you have wife You will be easier, in forgetting gambling
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February 03, 2016, 10:54:20 AM
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but if you have a lot of things to do in life, you will forget about it, working in real life could help. but if you have nothing to do with your spare times, you tend to divert and turn to gambling.

People see gambling as a game. They like it because they have fun.
And they still think that you can earn a lot of money with it, but that's actually not true.

They lose more money than they bring in. But they do not realize.
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February 03, 2016, 11:15:23 AM
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Its so addicting because you can make fast money.
Plus people see big numbers on their screen and the think they can win.
Its sometimes also fun to play a game that you like at a gambling website.

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February 03, 2016, 01:50:33 PM
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That's part of it, I think it's the adrenaline and the excitement, I don't like it when I lose money though.
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February 03, 2016, 03:30:15 PM
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People see gambling as a game. They like it because they have fun.

No one is having fun with gambling, there is nothing fun in gambling if there isnt any money involved. There is some fun if you win in gambling but seriously no one is having fun when he lost but when you keep on winning that where the fun started therefore gambling is very addicting, once you won you will keep on coming till you busted everything

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February 03, 2016, 03:37:35 PM
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That's part of it, I think it's the adrenaline and the excitement, I don't like it when I lose money though.

Yes it is the adrenaline of some people they think they will win a high amount.

The most will lose a high amount, you need a lot of luck.

I think you just need to know when you stop, don't stay gambling with all your money.
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February 03, 2016, 03:41:18 PM
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People see gambling as a game. That is why it is so addictive.
They also had to think that they can namely be more rich. But that's actually not true. Because they lose more money than they receive.

But they realize later. That is why it is so addictive.
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February 03, 2016, 03:50:03 PM
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but if you have a lot of things to do in life, you will forget about it, working in real life could help. but if you have nothing to do with your spare times, you tend to divert and turn to gambling.
And that's why it's important for people who want to stop gambling to search for another time consuming activities to divert them away from it Wink
I suggest try to do a puzzle or crosswords, that activities tend to consume hours of your time and can actually help your brain Smiley
or maybe just play games with your friends for hours Tongue

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February 03, 2016, 03:56:14 PM
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That's part of it, I think it's the adrenaline and the excitement, I don't like it when I lose money though.
yes it is not pleasant. but if you play it is losing money gambling is a risk that will accompany you during play.  Grin

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February 03, 2016, 04:17:11 PM
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Its addicting because its fun to do, and nice to win money.
People are getting blind if they see some cash on their screens.

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February 03, 2016, 04:58:45 PM
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People see gambling as a game. They like it because they have fun.

No one is having fun with gambling, there is nothing fun in gambling if there isnt any money involved. There is some fun if you win in gambling but seriously no one is having fun when he lost but when you keep on winning that where the fun started therefore gambling is very addicting, once you won you will keep on coming till you busted everything

gamble games like poker or mahjong is still entertainment without money involves. even just watching other people play is exciting.

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February 03, 2016, 05:13:55 PM
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People see gambling as a game. They like it because they have fun.

No one is having fun with gambling, there is nothing fun in gambling if there isnt any money involved. There is some fun if you win in gambling but seriously no one is having fun when he lost but when you keep on winning that where the fun started therefore gambling is very addicting, once you won you will keep on coming till you busted everything

gamble games like poker or mahjong is still entertainment without money involves. even just watching other people play is exciting.
There's no excitement for me if you are just a watcher of the game its excitement if you are the one who play in the game and there's a thrill while playing but if you will be addicted on this game you lose or drain your money. Because of excitement and its fun you will be addicted on the game.
Thats why i think why people addicted also i think they are gamble because they want to win some money easily than working it in a job..

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February 03, 2016, 05:23:54 PM
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If you don't allow gambling to rule your world it's actually a pretty entertaining pastime if you play recreationally. Remember if you treat it like a hobby and not a job you can have fun while winning money. For example I have a little amount of money set aside for sportsbetting every week. My quality of life will not change if I lose it but I may have some fun and win a couple of drinks or some movie tickets for next Friday night blockbuster Wink

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February 03, 2016, 05:26:23 PM
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Its addicting because its fun to do, and nice to win money.
People are getting blind if they see some cash on their screens.
It is not "cash" if it is still in the casino database. I wonder how addicted gamblers can be blind because of numbers on their screen.
Gambling is also a nice way to lose money too. Cash out as soon as possible after you won. Just an advice. Smiley

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February 03, 2016, 05:29:54 PM
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Its addicting because its fun to do, and nice to win money.
People are getting blind if they see some cash on their screens.
yes all because of money, people will do anything to get money. moreover gambling can earn a lot of money instantly, so people are very addicted to it

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February 03, 2016, 05:57:49 PM
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That's part of it, I think it's the adrenaline and the excitement, I don't like it when I lose money though.

I am not sure who loves to loose, so yeah we all are sad when it comes to loosing bets and money.
Gambling gives addiction when money is involved, if you want to avoid the addiction, play with free money or consider money as free.

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February 03, 2016, 07:21:32 PM
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because it's entertaining and makes making profit look easy "it is not actually easy at all, even professional gamblers rarely make big profit"

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February 03, 2016, 07:33:41 PM
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because it's entertaining and makes making profit look easy "it is not actually easy at all, even professional gamblers rarely make big profit"
Hah! Indeed. For some reason, I am very entertained with gambling websites.
It is not about the profits, maybe I just love numbers. Kiss

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February 03, 2016, 07:51:44 PM
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but if you have a lot of things to do in life, you will forget about it, working in real life could help. but if you have nothing to do with your spare times, you tend to divert and turn to gambling.
And that's why it's important for people who want to stop gambling to search for another time consuming activities to divert them away from it Wink
I suggest try to do a puzzle or crosswords, that activities tend to consume hours of your time and can actually help your brain Smiley
or maybe just play games with your friends for hours Tongue

Actually such activities like solving puzzles, taking part in quiz and such can give you control over your gambling , true. But the issue is you have to quit gambling also, if someone do activities like that and gamble to, tough to imagine him leaving gambling habits.


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