Protecting Friends and Family

Warning signs

If you are concerned that a friend or family member has developed a gambling problem, here are some of the possible warning signs:

  1. Un-controlled spending
  2. Spending significant amounts of time gambling
  3. Concealing or lying about gambling behavior
  4. Borrowing or stealing in order to gamble
  5. Gambling impacting on relationships or causing arguments
  6. Withdrawal from activities with family and friends
  7. Loss of interest in hobbies or leisure pursuits
  8. Neglecting work or studies

What should I do?

If anyone you know is showing any of the warning signs above we recommend that you encourage the individual to contact M-Bet to discuss their gambling behavior and to seek help.

Helping Friends and Family