Emerging Trends and How to Stay Safe

March 18, 2022 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
New York Council on Problem Gambling

Trends are constantly changing within the gambling world.  In this training, we will discuss the risk factors and ways to prevent online gambling, the launching of mobile sports betting, the uprise of cashless transactions and cryptocurrency, and how advertisements plays a part. Join Leilani Yizar-Reid from the Problem Gambling Resource Center, in a conversation of emerging trends and how to prevent those at risk from gambling addiction.


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