To keep gambling safe, remember the characteristics of recreational gambling.
Are you wondering whether you have (or a friend has) a gambling problem? Here are some warning signs to watch out for:
If these warning signs apply to you, or to a family member, friend, or roommate, consider getting help.
Gamblers Anonymous publishes a list of 20 questions to help you determine if you are a problem gambler. Most problem gamblers answer "yes" to at least seven of the questions.