GAMBLING



Are you a compulsive gambler? Here is a quiz from Gambler's anonymous

1. Have you ever lost time from work or school due to gambling

2. Has gambling ever made your home unhappy

3. Has gambling affected your reputation

4. Have you ever felt remorse after gambling

5. Have you ever gambled to get money with which to pay debts or otherwise solve financial difficulties

6. Has gambling caused a decrease in your ambition or efficiency

7. After losing, have you felt you must return as soon as possible to win back your losses

8. After a win, have you had a strong urge to return and win more

9. Do you often gamble until your last dollar is gone

10. Have you ever borrowed to finance you gambling

11. Have you ever sold anything to finance your gambling

12. Have you ever been reluctant to use "gambling money" for normal expenditures

13. Has gambling made you careless of yourself and your family

14. Have you ever gambled to escape worry or trouble

15. Have you ever gambled longer than you planned

16. Have you ever committed or conspired committing an illegal act in order to finance more gambling

17. Have gambling caused you to have difficulty sleeping

18. Do arguments, disappointments or frustrations create within you the urge to gamble

19. Have you ever had the urge to celebrate any good fortune by a few hours of gambling

20. Have you ever conspired self destruction as a result of your gambling