Mile High Magazine 04/10/2022 Colorado Lottery

Guest: Tom Seaver Director About 4-6 million adults are considered problem gamblers and another 2 million meet the criteria for having a gambling disorder.  Problem gambling is not easy to spot and it still requires treatment.  Some of the signs of someone with problem gambling are needs to bet more money or more frequently, chasing loses people who feel restless.  Access to gaming easy the more access there is the more people are going to tap into it.  Think of gambling as entertainment not as a way to make money, set a budget and stick to it, take a break every now and then, and avoid gambling if you are feeling lonely or depressed.  800-522-4700 Problem-Gambling Helpline Coloradolottery.com www.problemgamblingcolorado.org/

Published: Monday, April 18, 2022   |   Runtime: 14:12