The Addiction to Gambling

In such cases, financial fear becomes magnified by a sense of deceit and betrayal. This proves especially painful where one spouse hides an increasing absorbing debt from the other. Once this has occurred, even if a level of trust is restored, its roots will, in all probability, remain thin, damaged and fragile.

While public consciousness has enhanced understanding of the perils of gambling, the internet has created a force strong enough to overcome this endeavor.


How the Sports Betting Line is Made by RJ Bell

People think it's much more complicated, but it's not."

Power ratings are the oddsmaker's value of each team and are used as a guide to calculate a "preliminary" pointspread on an upcoming game.

Experts working for the individual books having a strong opinion on the game . If we've done that, we've done our job."

What Is the Line Trying to Accomplish?

A round-table discussion among the 4-5 oddsmakers involved in making the line for each sp...

CNN – Gambling online? You bet!

474, introduced into the Senate by Arizona's John Kyl in 1997 as the Internet Gambling Prohibition Act.

All the sites indicted by the U.S. If an activity is prohibited in the physical world but not on the Internet, the Internet becomes a safe haven for that criminal activity. Passed during the term of crime-fighter Attorney General Robert Kennedy, the law was intended to outlaw betting over telephone lines.

The amount spent on Internet gambling is harder to calculate. Aruba, for ...