CASINO How to talk to your children about gambling? 3 years ago Iwo Bulski Post Views: 951 Even though it’s illegal for minors to gamble, a lot of teenagers, are seeing a lot of gambling going on around them. Adverts encouraging gambling are common on tv and radio. Betting shops are placed allover and children see these on there way to and from school. The purchase of a virtual loot box and other rewards from games played on mobile phones. Those seemingly harmless actions can lead to serious harm. It’s a good idea to raise the issue of gambling with your kids before it becomes a problem. Findout how to talk to your teenagers before they experience problems with gambling. Start the conversation Choose the right moment Those moments with your child at home doing housework, watching tv or during a casual walk are all excellent opportunities to begin the discussion about gambling. Listen to your child When talking about issues, it’s important to actively listen. They will be more receptive to the message if your approach is light and conversational. Keep it short Short conversations will drive the message home. Long-winded lectures may have your teen tuning out before you’ve successfully got your message across. Be relevant Let your conversations fall within kids’ interests. For example: If they enjoy playing video games, consider talking about eSports betting. If they like video games, talk to them about loot boxes. Help your child reduce the negative impacts of gambling Talk about the risk by scratch tickets, sports betting, gambling, and gaming. Tell them about tthe hidden signs of a problem, like hiding debts, skipping classes or work. Lead by example. Teens learn from their parents. If you talk about responsible gambling and have a plan to protect yourself, they will, too. Are you worried about your gambling? Test yourself using our assessment tool. TAKE A TEST About Post Author Iwo Bulski Issues related to the gambling business is engaged in more than 30 years. My empirical experience gives me the opportunity to present events and companies from this business with full knowledge and industry knowledge. See author's posts Iwo BulskiIssues related to the gambling business is engaged in more than 30 years. My empirical experience gives me the opportunity to present events and companies from this business with full knowledge and industry knowledge. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print Tags: children gambling, social problems, teenagers Continue Reading Previous How gambling is allowed in ZambiaNext History of Blackjack More Stories CASINO ONLINE Discovering JetX: The Game Changer in Casino Gaming 5 days ago Samuel CASINO WORLD NEWS Caesars confirms cyberattack in Las Vegas for slots 1 week ago Samuel CASINO SOUTH AFRICA Carnival City goes Super Sweet with 24th birthday car mania promotion 1 week ago Szarlot CASINO EXPERTS Seven fun and interesting facts about slot machines 2 weeks ago Iwo Bulski CASINO HISTORY 5 Biggest Slot Machine Wins of All Time 2 weeks ago Iwo Bulski CASINO UGANDA Casino gaming trends in Uganda 2 weeks ago Szarlot CASINO SOUTH AFRICA Sun International’s SunBet shoots the lights out 2 weeks ago Samuel CASINO HISTORY Five fascinating trivia about online casinos 2 weeks ago Samuel CASINO SOUTH AFRICA Economic effects of international online casinos joining the local market in South Africa 2 weeks ago Samuel CASINO SOUTH AFRICA Western Cape Gambling Board wins appeal on tax payable by casinos 3 weeks ago Szarlot CASINO WORLD NEWS KAJOT will develop on the strong bases in Romania in years to come 3 weeks ago Iwo Bulski CASINO SOUTH AFRICA Record online sports betting, hotel performance boost Sun International profit 3 weeks ago Samuel Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.