CASINO How to talk to your children about gambling? 2 weeks ago Iwo Bulski Post Views: 77 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 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 SOUTH AFRICA The Current State of Gambling in South Africa 3 days ago Peter Situma CASINO HOT NEWS How overseas gambling enterprises double as power projection tools for China. 4 days ago Iwo Bulski CASINO ZIMBABWE Gambling craze invades Zimbabwe 5 days ago Szarlot CASINO HOT NEWS What you need to know about gambling in Seychelles 2020 1 week ago Adeleye Awakan CASINO HISTORY History of Blackjack 1 week ago Samuel CASINO ZAMBIA How gambling is allowed in Zambia 2 weeks ago Peter Situma 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. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.