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Bal

Member since:
18.04.2015

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FOBT's took over my life. The circle of lying, cheating and addiction took over until the trapdoor opened and I fell through. That was my rock bottom in April 2015.

I haven't gambled for

1197

days

Date Post
27-06-2018 Bal here at 1171 …
27-06-2018 Tommy, Breathe, relax and accept how your gf reacts and behaves. She has been dealt a body blow and …
25-06-2018 Morning, Glorious day to be sitting by the banks of the fishing lake and reading some GC posts. A li…
24-06-2018 Tommyb, The 1st post i have read on GC today is a belter. Well done. Get those blocks in place, get …
22-06-2018 Bal here …
20-06-2018 Give citizens advice or National Debtline a call. Might be able to assist. Best wishes …
20-06-2018 Stepchange can advise u whether a DMP or IVA is best. Generally with a DMP all interest and charges …
19-06-2018 You are getting support with people posting on your diary. Just because you dont like the advice bei…
19-06-2018 Nice one KTF …
17-06-2018 Evening, A lovely fathers day. Lunch at the coast with stepkids and inlaws. A walk along the front a…
17-06-2018 Bal here …
17-06-2018 Afternoon Duncan, Honest, powerful and a heart wrenching read over the last few days Sir, I salute y…
17-06-2018 If it is bad news i would expect u back on here for advice on how to make things better. Perhaps thi…
10-06-2018 Tommy, Mrs Bal had a fairly good idea that something wasnt right. She was calm. Asked for my cards. …
10-06-2018 Bal here …
10-06-2018 Tommy, What do u expect us to say for gods sake. Stop making excuses, procrastinating, or whatever y…
06-06-2018 Tommy you do know who you are however facing up to the issue is a must. Like me u are a gambler Mrs …
06-06-2018 Honesty is the way forward Excuses are the way backwards …
28-05-2018 Morning, Your recovery from addiction is personal and i will leave it to you to decide the best path…
27-05-2018 Sorry Tommy but time for some tough love. Dont want to hurt her - damage already done. Turn back tim…
27-05-2018 Morning, My gambling life unravelled after my wife asked the question "why have we no money". I brok…
23-05-2018 Bal in for this week …
20-05-2018 Morning, Can you explain a little more about what you gambled on and your addiction plus what barrie…
19-05-2018 You are not the first that has suffered the "naughty step". Just make sure it doesnt affect your rec…
18-05-2018 Morning, As a former FOBT gambler i cant really get excited about the reduction in the minimum stake…
16-05-2018 Hi Loxxie, DIY SOS or hhhhheeeelllllpppppp!!!! Yep i also miss some of the crew on here and with tha…
16-05-2018 Bal here …
16-05-2018 Hi, 100% agree with Joydivider above. It does take a lot of committment, hard work and effort. I las…
15-05-2018 Afternoon all, Work have decided that a trip to Newmarket Races is to take place next month. Told th…
11-05-2018 Bal here …
06-05-2018 Evening diary, The footie season is over and a 2nd place gained for my beloved Hatters. Fixtures out…
06-05-2018 Bal in for the week …
24-04-2018 Morning and welcome back to the forum. "Cracked the addiction first time" has many concepts. I came …
23-04-2018 [quote=Neil C.] 22 people checked in this week.  Big congrats to Casey hitting 3 years, Tri on gett…
14-04-2018 Morning all, Julie thank you for your kind words and am so pleased your recovery is going well x Sit…
13-04-2018 Afternoon, Another busy day over and looking forward to a weekend watching footie and having a few b…
13-04-2018 Hi, If you are talking about pay day loans, credit cards etc i think your credit rating is on the wa…
12-04-2018 Morning all, Cant quite put my finger on it but little seeds of doubt re gambling have appeared over…
12-04-2018 Bal here …
03-04-2018 Bal here …
02-04-2018 Hi, I too was addicted to the FOBT and played every available moment possible. To stop playing i sto…
23-03-2018 Duncan, Your posts as always are gritty, true and completely written from the heart HOWEVER Please t…
22-03-2018 Hi, Thank you for the kind post on my diary. 6 calendar months is a fab achievement when it arrives.…
22-03-2018 Loxxie, Every day is a fishing day - just need Mrs Balvo to realise that as well.....lol Hope you go…
21-03-2018 Welcome to the forum and IMO you are not lost. You have found the forum and can begin to find recove…
21-03-2018 Afternoon diary. Life slowly meanders along with its ups and downs as i head towards 3 years gamble …
20-03-2018 Nice one Tri. Bal checking in …
15-03-2018 Evening, A very sad story you have told and i càn only echo what others have said previously. BUT a…
15-03-2018 Check in …
07-03-2018 Check in …

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