Gambling is a lot like a box of chocolates – you never know what you’re going to get because the outcome is completely random.
You should always hope to win but expect to lose because the odds will always favour the house.
For some games, you can use strategies to improve your odds of winning. Others are based on chance.
At the casino, odds and probability do not mean the same thing. Do you know the difference?
Before you gamble, it’s wise to make a plan for how long you’re going to play or how much you’re going to spend—maybe even both.
Gambling is a form of entertainment, and it comes with a cost. Estimate how much you are spending with this interactive tool.
Balance your play and your paycheck with the GameSense play calculator and keep your budget in check.
Are you worried that one of your family members is showing signs of unhealthy gambling habits? Find out how you can help.
Take this quiz to get a better understanding of your gambling habits.