I Am Addicted to Lottery Scratch Off Tickets

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 24 People

    Too Much Spent-too Much Lost

    I buy $30.00's worth of scratch offs per day--sometimes more. I win--I lose--I buy more with the winnings and buy even more in hopes of winning more. I do use money i can't afford to lose, but am dumbfounded by the control this habit/addiction has over me. I alternate stores so...
    ellenba ellenba
    61-65
    7 Responses Mar 26, 2009

    Bought My First 2 Scratch Off Yesterday...

    Won 4 bucks ;]lol. The first one was lucky the second one wasnt. Do I just give the counter guy the ticket and he gives me cash?? lolIts my new hobby
    Aniohevetotha Aniohevetotha
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 30, 2011

    Lottery Is Affecting My Life

    I win, I lose either way i keep playing and spending money I should not be spending..I am tired, I want to stop...any advise
    vgibson vgibson
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 16, 2012

    I Win a Lot On Scratch Offs Because of Lottocrawler.com

    That site is awesome. It gives you the best chances of winning based on remaining prizes. I highly recommend it. Atleast maybe you will win!
    rc2009 rc2009
    46-50
    1 Response Jun 5, 2009

    Its Outrageous

    I went grocery shopping today with my mom and she was so impressed with the way I haggled, compared prices,and this that and the other to make sure I was able to buy the most groceries without spending too much. So she drops me off, I go put away the groceries and cook dinner and...
    wonkey wonkey
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 16, 2010

    Lonley Life

    as growing up as a young girl,  i seen a lot off  bad things inmy house  like , lotery tickets & slot machines. i started playing with slot machines when i was just a young lad i didnt know i would be addicted to it so when i turned   12 i realized i...
    MadiLangille MadiLangille
    70+, F
    Apr 26, 2010

    Im A Dumb Dumb

    I dont understand why i do it i spend at least 4-5 hundred a week today alone i spent 200. How can i kick this habit? Or should i keep going untill i win my money back.
    tanquerayman tanquerayman
    36-40
    Sep 23, 2012

    Im A Dumb Dumb

    I dont understand why i do it i spend at least 4-5 hundred a week today alone i spent 200. How can i kick this habit? Or should i keep going untill i win my money back.
    tanquerayman tanquerayman
    36-40
    4 Responses Sep 23, 2012

    Loose A Lot Of Money

    OMG god this scrach is killing me anyone know if i could sale my lost ticker scracher i have tonssssss maybe 5k for the les than ayear 5k ticket
    rainjimbo rainjimbo
    22-25
    Apr 25, 2011
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