Gambling addiction is a lonely place. Those who suffer from compulsive gambling often believe no one understands the pain, isolation, and destruction it causes. Your Life Iowa, has a crisis hotline — 1-800 BETS OFF — specifically designated for individuals who think or know their gambling habits are out of control. Funded by the Iowa […]
Posted on: March 25, 2022 |
March Madness reminds us that online sports betting is instant, accessible and everywhere. In Iowa alone, residents wagered almost $1.25 billion in the first six months of the current fiscal year. About 90% of those bets were placed remotely through a smartphone, tablet or browser. That convenience carries some responsibility, according to mental health professionals and […]
Posted on: March 18, 2022 |
From treatment plans to risk assessment, the state of Iowa has several resources to assist individuals who struggle with compulsive gambling disorder. In fact, the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission (IRGC) has an option that could help put a stop to the sleepless nights, dwindling funds, and relationship fallout that can occur from the addiction: […]
Posted on: March 11, 2022 |
From scratch tickets to sports bets, Iowans have no shortage of gambling options. If those fun weekend trips to the casino have gotten more frequent and you’re noticing some troubling changes in your life associated with betting, it might be time to review the warning signs of gambling addiction. According to the Iowa Department of […]
Posted on: March 4, 2022 |
Caesars Sportsbook is at it again with a free NBA Jersey offer through Jan. 19. Just place a $100 real money bet to score the NBA swag.
Posted on: February 1, 2022 |
The Super Bowl isn’t just about the game, it’s about the star-studded halftime show. With that in mind, Pepsi, the NFL, and Roc Nation have put together a dream team of talent to deliver the goods for the Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show. Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige, and Kendrick Lamar will […]
Posted on: January 18, 2022 |
Super Bowl LVIII keeps the NFL's crown jewel out west for three straight years. The NFL recently placed the 2024 game in Las Vegas.
Posted on: December 31, 2021 |
Buffet, live music and giveaways are on tap at casinos in Iowa during Christmas and New Year's. Check out the schedule of casino events here.
Posted on: December 21, 2021 |