By Jason Haddigan
As featured within the instances, within Time, and The News.
Extract: ‘A few days later, I received myself a task in Debenhams. i used to be operating of their activities shop and located myself promoting activities gear to actually somebody that got here in… I basically lasted every week even though. Poker and the evil roulette tables have been extra vital than promoting rowing machines.’
About the writer: for a few years Jason Haddigan lived off the proceeds of playing of varied forms, together with having a bet on horses, canine and his personal snooker/pool talents. at the highway for years, he took to scamming bookmakers throughout England and Scotland. He additionally frequently gambled in Las Vegas and for a time Mexico. A winner and loser of occasionally breath-taking quantities, he ultimately ‘lost every little thing’ and ended up in legal, banned from so much making a bet outlets national. He now advises politicians, execs and reformers in addition to encouraging young children to lead away from temptation. he's at the moment fascinated by the crusade to limit the scope of mounted odds having a bet terminals (FOBTs).
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How and Why I Conned the Bookies is the genuine tale of a gambler uncontrolled. writer Jason Haddigan spent a lot of his existence at the highway, scamming bookmakers to gasoline a playing habit that easily intended him returning nearly each penny in misplaced bets. it's a roller-coaster tale that starts on England’s south coast as a toddler feeding fruit machines with pocket cash and in simple terms ends following his extradition from the united states after enjoying and wasting within the casinos of Las Vegas.
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How and Why I Conned the Bookies: Lessons from a Loser for Gamblers the World Over by Jason Haddigan