I was good about paying the money back; so not many questions were asked.
Any form of compusive can ruin someone's life completely. I would get home from work around 5, and she would be at work. I had a gambling problem for over 20 years. Maxing all of my credit cards and emptying every account I had. I chased that thousand with 3 thousand, and I lost.Mary's Story. “Mary” was a poster child for the warning signs of compulsive gambling. It would have been obvious to anyone that she had a serious problem. Here are some personal stories about people who gamble and about people who This Is Not Fun Anymore: An Older Adult's Story About Problem Gambling. Thank you to the stories I have read because I cried thinking how alike I am to all of them. I need help I have struggled with compulsive gambling for 20 years.