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How Social Casinos Target Vulnerable Gamblers.

Every year, people are regularly playing games on their phones and devices. One category of apps called social casinos has quickly evolved into a multi-billion dollar industry. These apps bundle together games like poker, roulette and slot machines. Many of the games are free to play – but once the free chips run out, players […]

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Healthy Habits for the Year Ahead.

Responsible Gambling Starts with You. Every year, millions of Americans resolve to live healthier and happier lives. Maintaining that resolve takes a real commitment to making healthy habits a part of your daily routine. If you gamble, those healthy habits come in the form of responsibility. Gambling is a leisure activity – one that can […]

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Get to Know The Statewide Prevention Coalition Association

“Before You Bet” is proud to partner with organizations that seek to create communities that foster safe and healthy lifestyles. One of those organizations is the Statewide Prevention Coalition Association (SPCA). Created by Prevention Action Alliance, SPCA provides a statewide infrastructure for members to share their individual expertise and resources in pursuit of common goals […]

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The 17th Annual Ohio Problem Gambling Conference.

February 20-21, 2020 “Before You Bet” shares the goals of The Problem Gambling Network of Ohio (PGNO) – to generate awareness and promote education around the issue of problem gambling. Next month, PGNO will be hosting the 17th Annual Problem Gambling Conference in Lewis Center, Ohio – bringing together national experts, state leaders and local […]

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Stories of Hope.

Overcoming Problem Gambling is Possible. This holiday season – we want to give anyone struggling with problem gambling the gift of knowing that things can get better. At Before You Bet, our goal is to connect people to the resources they need when it comes to prevention and treatment. Sometimes, the most important resource we […]

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Holiday Triggers and How to Avoid them.

The calendar is inching ever closer to the holidays – and at Get Set Before You Bet, we have some encouraging words for those struggling with a gambling addiction. We know it’s not the easiest time of the year. Holiday traditions can be triggers that reignite the urge to gamble. While family and friends play cards […]

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More than 100 million Americans regularly play on social casino apps that leverage user data to target vulnerable gamblers. Learn more in the latest blog post. https://t.co/bDIWmryeWk #BeforeYouBet #SocialCasinos

February is American Heart Month. It’s a great time to encourage healthy habits – including the habit of always gambling responsibly. #BeforeYouBet #HealthyHabits