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urgh

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05.09.2010

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23-03-2019 Yes, a welcome change. £2 is not a lot of money to be honest, no incentive to gamble on roulette. I…
20-03-2019 [quote=Lethe] He's left so he can carry on with whatever he's doing in peace. He doesn't want to giv…
15-03-2019 Those tens and twenties will soon rise to hundreds, trust me. Nip it in the bud, once you find a job…
15-03-2019 40 days Still thinking about that one big win. Going to London with 2k? Winning 10k would be nice. I…
15-03-2019 [quote=Walliss77]I'm sure the bookies aren't going to go short because a £2 a spin machine paying o…
13-03-2019 This is going to sound tough, but it needs to be said. You need to stop being selfish and let your o…
13-03-2019 £2 is too small of a bet to get thrill from it for me, so that is a real big disincentive to go int…
11-03-2019 My best advice for you will be to accept that you will have slip ups along the way, and to not beat …
09-03-2019 No close friends... sounds like me. What do you get from gambling? Try to understand why it is you g…
09-03-2019 A little setback, don't let it take away from the amazing progress you hae made to reduce your debt.…
08-03-2019 You'd be crazy to think the standard sports betting adverts shown inbetween football game aren't tar…
07-03-2019 Still a web of lies and deceit, seems like he has been through a lot of rock bottoms, in the end he …
07-03-2019 33 days. Last day I went was 3rd Feb. This is for my record so I don't have to keep figuring it out.…
07-03-2019 [quote=monrovia] ALN harsh but fair.  Just want you to know that I have beaten my previous demons b…
05-03-2019 I think the problem is that when peole win money and actually get to take it home, it is siltl not r…
04-03-2019 you need to give control of your cash to someone else, you are not in the right frame of mind to sta…
03-03-2019 Your post does exceptionally well in illustrating my own thought processes while gambling. My last g…
03-03-2019 A day later and feeling quite anxious. The kinda anxious that makes me want to gamble. I haven't qui…
03-03-2019 No worries, you learn from it, it will help you going forward. You have done really well to reduce y…
03-03-2019 How do you gamble? You need to put blocks in place, I can't stress this enough. I keep very little i…
03-03-2019 Well done! Good to hear you're doing well.  Make sure you aren't too tough on yourself (treat yours…
03-03-2019 [quote=dustyfairy25] Yo, re your enquiry re lifting your self exclusion, it has to be for a min of 6…
02-03-2019 I found removing the temptation helped, as did putting up real blocks to limit your gambling should …
01-03-2019 It hurts massively, but it sounds like the urges are stronger. Unfortunately for many people, they d…
01-03-2019 Honestly, going cold turkey without a real plan is really hard. You need to be in the right frame of…
25-02-2019 Well that is a brave thing to do asking family for help. I would develop a plan, and short medium an…
24-02-2019 unfortunately winnings is never enough as it just makes you greedy for more. you're still fairly you…
24-02-2019 3 weeks today! It is payday week so I have retrieved my debit card. Not only that, I have £300 in c…
21-02-2019 I read your other forum post and I find it shame you did not choose to take any action on retrieving…
21-02-2019 You sound a little bit like me a few years ago. The overtime was a great way to hide my losses. It d…
19-02-2019 As above, that money is gone, just think of it as being spent, not lost. Look forward, because in th…
19-02-2019 Honestly, the way 99% people count their days up is not a healthy way to assess abstaining from gamb…
18-02-2019 Well done! Thanks for your post on my diary. Keep it going, and no matter how long you go, always be…
18-02-2019 15 days, come at me! Thanks for your reply Lil30 …
17-02-2019 I'm in my 30s and feel like I've waste a decade. Don't make the same mistake as me. Sound slike you …
17-02-2019 Card limits can be worked around, that is the problem. I would make sure your savings are in a separ…
15-02-2019 Unfortunately fighting addiction is a struggle and I think it helps myself to talk about the good an…
15-02-2019 It's  long slog, are you ready for a another decade+ of bad surprises, and constant letdowns, and n…
15-02-2019 That is a lot of money, but you can make it back (by working and saving).  In the grand scheme of t…
15-02-2019 12 days... Thinking a lot about the casino. They have not got back to me at al about removing  self…
10-02-2019 7 days done, coool.   My biggest problem is I need to find a job as my fixed term ends soon, but am…
10-02-2019 I think the problem with people like myself, is that I know i won't win back all my losses. i am jus…
08-02-2019 That is really savage. That money wasn't ever really yours, it is hard but it is true. Since when ha…
08-02-2019 The problem is you're still thinking about winning and chasing losses bevause youre still tjinking a…
07-02-2019 Leave your card at home. I get caught out when I am walking past a bookies. Leave it at home and bri…
07-02-2019 I had gamcare counselling and found it very useful, and it didn't cost me "a penny". They aren't goi…
07-02-2019 Coming up to 5 days. Going a few weeks at a time is not unusual, but 5 days marks a good point in re…
07-02-2019 The card is dangerous no matter what, I would seriously consider how much of a risk it is, because c…
05-02-2019 You can't expect counselling to cure you, the work needs to come from you. Same with any other addic…
05-02-2019 I have been strict and given myself £35 to last me the month for fun. So a takeaway here or there. …

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