Tag Archives: BC Government
- Fluctuating account balances for BC players
July 21, 2010
Picture this… you arrive home, after reading about PlayNow.com in the Sun on the SeaBus over to the Island, and immediately deposit $30 into the account you just created, before fetching a TV dinner to sit down with whilst you gamble the night away. But you arrive back at your...
- Panic in BC as media spreads irrational online gambling fear
June 9, 2010
Why is it that when mainstream news channels cover online gaming legalisation stories, they always harp on about problem gambling? I don't see news reports droning on about the dangers of cars, or alcohol drinking, do you? Nor is there any mention here of the Harvard Business School addiction department...
- BC Programs Hurt By Loss Of Gambling Grants
March 10, 2010
It’s funny how the outcry to cut down gambling operations suddenly is reduced to a whisper when the government cuts funding to programs from gambling revenue. The BC government has just decided to cut government gambling grants to various arts programs and adult sports. Dammit, there goes my men’s league....