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My gambling story
April 2, 2018
5:42 pm
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Hi I’ve been a gambling addict for 20years now. I started when I was 18 and now I’m 38. I’ve lost so much in those years and can probably say I’ve lost around $100,000. Ive had enough of them and really want to quit all together. I owe $1000 on a credit card which isn’t to bad! But just wanted to come on here to seek help from other victims of this terrible addiction of pokies. It’s fraud really, they are designed to take our money and give few bucks back in return. I’ve decided to start from this Easter weekend to quit pokies. Jesus resurrection! I pray that God may guide and help others to have control over their gambling addictions and become clean once and for all!

April 19, 2018
3:31 pm
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Hi Donny766,
Good to hear from you - it sounds like it is a great time to get some support! Please have a look around the page and see what other members have to say - it is great to get some social support and share your experiences with others. We also have some good resources on the site that can help you to start to make some changes - have you ever spoken to a gambling counsellor about some things that might help? Please feel free to call the Gambling Helpline on 1800 858 858 to speak to a counsellor some more about this.
looking forward to hearing from you.
all the best,
GH Admin

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