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    Share some strategies when trying to quit or cut down on gambling. What works for you?
    Junior Member
    Posts: 12
    Joined: Fri Apr 26, 2019 6:20 pm

    Mindset shift :)

    Wed May 01, 2019 12:18 pm

    Hi all :)

    I’m 1 week free of gambling and so far shifting my mindset has set me up to be strong and beat the urge. I have so much belief that I can overcome this addiction. I think about the negatives of gambling and what positives I will be getting out of stopping this filthy habit.

    I have deleted online accounts, suspended credit cards and when it’s pay day (like today), I have transferred bulk money into my debt. I would rather my money goto debt than gambling to help get me out of this cycle. Of course I leave myself enough money to go out and do things which is transferred into a joint account with my partner. This is so we both know it’s for entertainment purposes on weekends.

    I have also kept myself accountable by sharing my story and replying to all of you wonderful people on this site. It has been a real eye opener reading people go through the same things as me, if not they’re a lot worse off than me. I’ve just realised I am finished digging a deep hole for myself and it’s time to get out.

    Keep doing what y’all are doing! You are so amazing! 😀😀

    - Stacey x
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    Calvin (facilitator)
    Senior Member
    Posts: 300
    Joined: Tue Mar 27, 2018 4:01 pm

    Re: Mindset shift :)

    Wed May 01, 2019 4:13 pm

    Well Done @cardofhearts on being free form gambling for a week! Keep it up!

    Great to hear your level of determination to kick the habit!
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    dragon007 (facilitator)
    Senior Member
    Posts: 173
    Joined: Sun Mar 18, 2018 10:07 am

    Re: Mindset shift :)

    Sat May 04, 2019 3:22 pm

    Great work @cardofhearts
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    Calvin (facilitator)
    Senior Member
    Posts: 300
    Joined: Tue Mar 27, 2018 4:01 pm

    Re: Mindset shift :)

    Mon May 20, 2019 3:55 pm

    How have things been going for you @cardofhearts ??
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