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Is gambling a waste of money

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    What if you was being greedy and lost £1000
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    Trust the amount your wasting on gambling everyday adds up even if you win a grand couple times it still won't be enough to get your full money back gambling makes a lot of profit out of mugs matched betting is the way forward, id rather get expensive clothes go places and cinemas etc
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    (Original post by struggler07)
    What if you was being greedy and lost £1000
    What about if you won £100, then gambled £50, then stopped
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    (Original post by struggler07)
    Trust the amount your wasting on gambling everyday adds up even if you win a grand couple times it still won't be enough to get your full money back gambling makes a lot of profit out of mugs matched betting is the way forward, id rather get expensive clothes go places and cinemas etc
    Some people do it as a form of entertainment. What's different between betting £50 on the euro, and spending £50 in the club on a night out
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    Thats exactly true like mum says I waste my money on foolishness like jeans for £100 she was like I can do a full wardrobe of shopping from primark with that, she's like gambling is my enjoyment
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    Your right what if you can't afford to pay bills and you gotta borrow money just to gamble, if that was me now I'll be spend like £150 on jeans couple times in a year love designer clothes
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    Very few people are good at it. Dont eb a mug and play fobm.
    For most people its a very bad idea if you lose money, then the only positive aspect is entertainment v losing.
    Certain groups are presisposed to becoming addicted and for them its on a par with other additcion.
    Dont gamble what you cant afford to lose.
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    £25000 is still good
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    True
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    Counter strike is different it's not like football
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    If your good at poker, then I guess not..
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    If you don't do it too much it's calm
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    No ones bad at gambling it's all about the luck
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    It's worse than that
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    Most things ain't guaranteed
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    Yeah your right but it's all hard hard work
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    That's hella hard work you gotta have lot of time
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    (Original post by struggler07)
    What's worse if you gamble 40-£60 a day and you don't get nothing back or buying expensive clothes like jackets for £80 a lot
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1iwC2QljLn4
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    Exactly
 
 
 
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