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DeterminedDan

Member since:
08.09.2016

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I am a compulsive gambler and I desperately want to turn my life around. Gambling has hampered me for far too long now and it’s time to finally break that habit and set myself free.

I haven't gambled for

48

days

Date Post
16-02-2019 [quote=alwalm] Hi Unluckyguy God help your Mrs get real. She should be protecting herself rather tha…
14-02-2019 [quote=NT] There is absolutely no doubt that bookies will find a way around this. Even one famous br…
10-02-2019 Day 42 Still going strong, albeit with minor, irritating urges that crop up every now and again. The…
10-02-2019 Hi mate, hope you’re doing well.  You’re closing in on that magical 300 days. Have you noticed …
10-02-2019 Hi Becky, I’ve just been having a little read through your diary.  Well done on avoiding the temp…
10-02-2019 Congratulations on surpassing 6 months gamble free, Adam.  A top effort lad!  Hope you enjoyed you…
09-02-2019 [quote=Sektor93]I signed up for gamstop in January. Always hesitant because it would mean I couldn't…
05-02-2019 Donna, Donna, Donna! :) Lovely to hear from you and even better to see that you’re still gamble fr…
03-02-2019 Isn’t the National Lottery covered by Gamstop? I assumed it was?  …
02-02-2019 I’ve just been shopping in my local, and I overheard two young lads (no older than 12/13) talking …
01-02-2019 First month of 2019 complete. Pretty happy with how things have gone so far for me in 2019. It’s n…
31-01-2019 Hello Caughtup, I’m good thank you. Glad to hear you’re well and still on the gamble free train …
30-01-2019 Ah ok. But Gamstop should cover you in that department anyway? It’s pretty much impossible to log …
30-01-2019 [quote=LPLSTOP] I've not been on here for a few days due to just being busy, but I have some good ne…
25-01-2019 Hey Caughtup, so lovely to hear from you :) A bloody good feeling indeed. Almost at the end of Janua…
23-01-2019 [quote=adam123] Hi Dan, yep think of the three pounds as a lottery donation. You are doing great kee…
22-01-2019 Having only tried to sign up to two online sites myself since joining Gamstop (purely to test out wh…
22-01-2019 Adam, you’re strolling towards half a year gamble free. What an effort! You come across as such a …
22-01-2019 I echo Adam’s comments fully, get to the end of March and (Hopefully!) the £2 spin limit at the b…
20-01-2019 Thanks for your messages, Adam, Signalman and Stephen.  Adam, I had thought about saying that exact…
19-01-2019 [quote=JW_]Hi Dan In response to your latest post I was in exactly the same boat when I first came t…
19-01-2019 [quote=signalman]Dan... You don't have to justify your actions on this forum mate. Do whatever the h…
19-01-2019 Hi Brad, Gamstop is your answer mate. Google it. (Though you’ll probably get a lot of results for …
18-01-2019 Thanks Sharon, Caughtup and Donna for your lovely messages. Just a quick update... Firstly, I have t…
13-01-2019 Did you use exactly the same details to sign up for this particular site as the ones that you regist…
13-01-2019 Hi Cassie, if that site that you’re talking about is UK licensed and claims to be using Gamstop, t…
09-01-2019 Thanks a lot Stephen! You’re a good guy and I sincerley hope that you are able to finally get the …
09-01-2019 I’ve also decided to leave this forum for a little while, for various reasons. I’m not sure when…
09-01-2019 Day 10 Thanks for your reply, Signalman. It means a lot mate... It’s been a real tough and busy we…
07-01-2019 Day 8 It’s still very early days but I’m feeling really positive about my recovery this time aro…
06-01-2019 Stace, whatever problems you’re facing right now, one thing that isn’t going to solve it or make…
06-01-2019 Hi Donna, just dropping by to give you my support.  Those urges sound like a pain but so long as yo…
05-01-2019 I’m happy to read that, Vin :) …
05-01-2019 Well done Becky! You’re doing really well. Almost at the half century mark. …
05-01-2019 That’s what worries me about GamStop, that there will be sites still accessible to moments of weak…
05-01-2019 Hi Bryan, sorry to read about your relapse. But, you go again!... You showed it can be done and the …
05-01-2019 Then google GamStop and sign up to that. It’s an online self exclusion tool. Totally eliminates th…
05-01-2019 Hello Teekay and welcome to Gamcare :) Firstly, well done on stopping when you did before you could …
05-01-2019 Thanks for your post on my diary, Reminder. Coming up to 6 months gamble free for yourself mate. Wel…
05-01-2019 It’s Saturday but I have no urges to put any bets on the football/sport today. Gamstop has been a …
04-01-2019 I’m not saying this is what I do! I’m saying it’s normal behaviour for some people to do think…
04-01-2019 No, I quite agree, FB stalking an ex isn’t healthy behaviour.... but people (including myself) hav…
04-01-2019 It’s then up to each individual to decide where to take it from there. Obviously you can’t go yo…
04-01-2019 I’d like to point out that what I’m saying is by no means ideal in recovery, but it just happens…
04-01-2019 Lethe, when someone breaks up with a boyfriend/girlfriend after being together with them for a long …
04-01-2019 Whether it was a dream or sporting fact, it’s still ‘detail’ about betting matters. Just my op…
04-01-2019 Hi Michael, where did you lose your money? If online, then Gamstop is a good place to start.  I kno…
04-01-2019 I must say, I’m in agreement with Football Zombie on this one.  I don’t see anything wrong with…
03-01-2019 I’m determined to make 2019 my year!  I deleted a ‘Note’ tonight off my phone which kept a tr…
02-01-2019 As each gamble free day passes, your situation will improve. Patience is the key. All too often we, …

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