#Michigan Problem Gambling Helpline

Fox 17

IN-DEPTH: "Hidden Addiction" in spotlight one year after internet gambling legalized in MI

One year ago, Michigan legalized online gambling. Michael Burke was a gambling addict and was sentenced to three years in prison. Michigan became the 15th state to legalize online gaming on January 22, 2021. Since then, five more states have joined. The state legalized horse racing in 1933. It expanded to casinos with card games and slots in 2020. In 2021, it will legalize sports gambling in Michigan. Michigan is the only state that allows online betting. iReport.com: iReporter.co.uk: What do you think about gambling? Share your thoughts.
Law
SportsBetting
SlotBeats SlotBeats 23 days
@SlotBeats

🎰NEW SLOT🎰 With the American football season well underway, Everi Digital has taken a punt on a Detroit, Michigan team with its latest roaring slot title, Lions Deluxe, produced for .

WGRT

Gambling Disorders Soar One Year After Legalized Online Betting

There is a rise in problem gambling since the legalization of online betting and sports betting in Michigan. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is addressing the growing problem in their annual gambling symposium. The number of problem gamblers has almost tripled since 2020.
Law
Gambling Disorders Soar One Year After Legalized Online Betting
Audacy

Genesee County woman can’t stop crying after winning $1.25M

A 71-year-old Michigan woman bought a Lotto 47 ticket and matched the winning numbers. She will receive a one-time lump sum payment of $866,000. The winner plans to pay bills, help her family and remodel her home. Lottolotto's drawings are on Wednesday and Saturday at 7:29 p.m. and the daily Double Play is $1.5 million. For an additional $5, players can add EZMatch to their ticket for a chance to win up to $500.
Winnings
Genesee County woman can’t stop crying after winning $1.25M
Super Slots Casino

$6,000 Welcome Bonus

Players can claim the SUPER300 bonus code on their first three deposits only. The minimum deposit amount required to redeem each bonus code is $25. This bonus is not valid in the Live Dealer Casino. The deposit plus bonus amount is subject to a 45X playthrough requirement before any winnings can be withdrawn.
RELATED TOPICS
WVPE 88.1

Calls to the Michigan gambling problem helpline nearly tripled last year

One year after Michigan legalized online gambling, more people are seeking help for gambling disorders. The stress and isolation of COVID-19 compounded the issue. People bet more than $3.7 billion in internet casino gambling and online sports betting in 2021. Online betting operators made $1.1 billion. The Michigan Problem Gambling Helpline is available at 800-270-7117. It's also hosting a training event next week on online betting and social work professionals. They are also encouraging people with gambling problems to call the helplines.
Gambling Addiction
Calls to the Michigan gambling problem helpline nearly tripled last year
Fox 17

One year later: Internet gambling and its impact on Michigan

Gambling in Michigan started with horse racing in 1933. It expanded to casinos, card games and slots, and sports. Last year, Michigan legalized online gambling. Michael Burke was a gambling addict and was sentenced to three years in prison. He was caught after taking $1.6 million from his client's account. He had been a gambler for more than 20 years. Michigan became the 15th state to legalize online betting on January 22, 2021. Since then, five more states have joined. The state is now the biggest gambling destination in the world.
Law
One year later: Internet gambling and its impact on Michigan
Yabby Casino

$75 Free Chip (Code: LIVE75)

1. Open an Account, 2.Make a deposit and, redeem Bonus, 3. Play & Have fun!
RELATED LOCATIONS
Mix 95.7FM

Calls to the Gambling Hotline Have Increased in Michigan

Sports betting and online gambling became legal in Michigan a few months ago. Since then, the number of calls to the gambling helpline has increased. The helppine received 563 calls in February, which is 5 times the volume of the previous year. Between January and March, Michigan made $260 million from online betting. $36 million was paid in taxes.
Gambling Addiction
Calls to the Gambling Hotline Have Increased in Michigan
HOUR Detroit

A Gambling Fanatic's Warning About Michigan’s Mobile Gaming Boom

Gambling is legal in Michigan and he's been using mobile gambling apps since January. He's worried about the explosion of problem gambling. He believes the new system is better, safer and more accountable. However, he believes it will cause problems for families. It's now tragically simple, fast and free to pull money off a credit card or out of a bank account and lose it in minutes. The old days, gamblers had to go to a physical casino and pay exorbitant ATM fees to obtain cash when they ran out. Now, they can withdraw money from a mobile app and withdraw it easily.
Mobile
A Gambling Fanatic's Warning About Michigan’s Mobile Gaming Boom
Wild Casino

$5,000 Welcome Bonus

Deposit bonuses are optional and must be requested by the player when making a deposit. For example, use Promo Code WILD1 to a 100% Casino bonus. Your bonus request will be assessed and, if your account is eligible for the bonus, it will be added to your account immediately.
RELATED CATEGORIES