Monthly Archives: January 31, 2020

This Sunday’s Perfect Storm

On Sunday, February 2, 2020, sports betting’s perfect storm will touch down at approximately 6:30p (EST). An estimated record 26 million American adults – that’s more than one-in-ten – will bet on the big game. According to the latest survey by The American Gaming Association (AGA), the amount of money that will be wagered on the last football game of the season will amount to an estimated $6.8 billion.1 With the expansion of legal sports betting in 2019, Americans have never had more opportunity to wager on the most hyped football event of the year. It’s not a secret that for problem gamblers, this annual sports tradition often represents a…read more

National Hobby Month: Please, Play Responsibly

Hobbies are essential for a healthy and well-rounded life. They provide us a much-needed opportunity to leave behind the stress of daily life and fill us with a sense of joy and relaxation. From extreme sports to drawing comics, types of hobbies are as diverse as the people that engage in them.   As a legal activity in the state of Florida for anyone 18 years and older,  gambling has become a popular hobby as well. If you are one of the many Floridian’s that choose gambling as a recreational activity, it is important to set safe guidelines for yourself, such as never betting more than you can afford to…read more