Make the Most of Your Retirement. Balance Gambling With Other Hobbies.
Many seniors find the right balance between gambling and other aspects of life. But there are some factors that could increase a senior's risk of developing a problem with gambling. Read on to learn more, or download our GameSense for Seniors and GameSense for Seniors - Friends & Family brochure.
Facts About Seniors & Gambling
In retirement, gambling can be a fun, social activity. But it's important to learn the facts and tips associated with gambling.
Play for fun, not to make money.
Know how the game works and what the odds are before playing.
Set a budget and stick to it.
Don't chase losses. Accept them as the cost of entertainment.
Balance gambling with other types of leisure activities.
Take frequent breaks.
Set a time limit before you play.
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