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Types of gambling

Essentially there are two types of gambling: 1. Games of pure chance; 2. Games combining skill and chance.

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Harm from gambling – betcheck.vic.gov.au

Harm from gambling starts earlier than you think. So if you start to justify your behaviour, it's a sign you should rethink how you bet.

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Personal stories

Read personal stories from people who have overcome or are dealing with the impact of harm from gambling. We hope that you find comfort and strength in each other's stories.

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Gamblers' stories

Family and friends' stories

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