North Carolina bettors are eagerly awaiting the launch of legal online and mobile sports betting in March. The fun of sports betting has been realized in the vast majority of US states at this point, and it makes sense to be excited for the launch in your home state.
But the first step is making sure that your gambling does remain fun. You want sports betting to be something that increases your enjoyment of the games, not something that ends up being detrimental to your health and life.
That’s why we’ve put together a guide on resources and tools that every North Carolina bettor should know about in preparation for the sports betting launch.
If you or someone you know is struggling with gambling in North Carolina, there are local resources available to offer support:
North Carolina Problem Gambling Program
Council on Compulsive Gambling of North Carolina
National Council on Problem Gambling
Recognizing the signs of problem gambling is the first step to getting help. Here are some indicators to look for in yourself or others to identify potential problem gambling:
To make sure your gambling experience stays responsible and fun, considering following some of these guidelines: