I Love to Gamble

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 38 People

    50/50 Raffles For Good Cause

    Are 50/50 Raffles for a good cause a good idea?  A girl in my neighborhood is hosting a 50/50 raffle with 1 in 200 odds to win $5000.00 is that good odds?  The tickets are $50.00 and go for a good cause.  I normally don't gamble but feel lucky :) and I want to help...
    sambone1313 sambone1313
    Jul 20, 2009


    Most everyone I know gambles, wins and puts it all back. My husband and I do that even though when we say we are going to quit if we win, we don't. I worked in a casino and most of the customers do the same thing. They say they won a lot of money but put it all back trying to win...
    brat58 brat58
    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 12, 2009

    Been over a month since I last betted on the

    roulette wheel. After winning 6k (okay, £5,900 to be precise) in six months I have considered taking a break. All thanks to two things; one is being sensible and not playing after winning £250 a week. Second, the Martingale system. The Martingale will fail if anyone goes...
    Sazzio Sazzio
    26-30, M
    Mar 15, 2016

    I Took a Gamble Last Night!!

    It Started out last night i stopped by the casino with only $10.00 last night and i stuck it in 1 of my many favorite machines.......ding ding ding... i won $179.00.... whoo hoo!! I ran home to grab my husband and get sitter for kids this was at 10:30 pm! My hubby and i went...
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 6, 2008

    Need the Action

    I lost a lot of money gambling over the years.Two bets that stick most in my mind had nothing to do with money.The first was a bet over bowling,Two girls aganist me and a friend.He didn't gamble,but was just my partner. If we won, the girls had to pay for our bowling,plus buy our...
    notjustme notjustme
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Oct 9, 2007

    Something strange happened at 888 casino online

    today. Was over at the LIVE London roulette and the guy kept rolling the ball into 1 - 18. I went from 500 to 2,500 in an hour (was martingaling on the three columns only) and when I kept losing and doubling I reached about 700 something and lost that too. Know what I did? I...
    Sazzio Sazzio
    26-30, M
    Apr 10, 2016

    For beginners and people

    who wish to delve into world of gambling - PLEASE PLEASE do not gamble with more than what you cannot afford to lose. Set yourselves a target of whatever you can afford to lose. If you lose that money then wait a couple of weeks before delving back in or wait until you have the...
    Sazzio Sazzio
    26-30, M
    Apr 10, 2016

    Lottery Tickets Get Me

    I love to scratch off lottery tickets because that is all I can afford to do basically. I use to gamble worse though.....
    cinfullynn cinfullynn
    46-50, F
    Jul 23, 2008
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