The online casino simulates the bright lights of Las Vegas. Those who navigate to the flashy websites of these casinos will find much of the same stimulation from playing in them as they would from playing live at Harrah’s or the Bellagio. In the same way, gamblers who throw all caution to the wind, online, will lose their money as quickly as someone sitting at a live slot machine.
Some call it Jackpot fever, others fatigue, but a common symptom of gambling in any form is a loss of calculated risk. The best way to avoid losing money for any person in an online casino is to take frequent rests, to step away from the computer screen and get fresh air. It can also be helpful to avoid a mindset that no winning is worth the time unless it is the biggest prize.
With a mindful outlook and a caution to each bet, online gambling can be great recreation and even, for the practiced veteran, a lucrative affair. However, no one should continue to make bets when it is clear he or she is no longer using a calculated mindset and only aiming for the Jackpot. A great way to protect oneself from losing money to this loss of care is to set a loss limit and stick to it. Gambling is fun when done with care.