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UK banks urged to block gambling transactions on business accounts

Britain’s biggest business banks have been cautioned about the potential implications of betting transactions by a leading gambling harm prevention charity. GamCare, which provides support...

GamCare appoints Deputy CEO to provide strategic leadership 

GamCare has announced the appointment of Mark Weiss as Deputy CEO to help raise the charity’s profile and provide strategic leadership.The new Deputy CEO...

GamCare: New levy to bring ‘generational shift’ for responsible gambling  

A new set of comments have been published by GamCare describing the newly proposed statutory levy in UK gambling as likely to bring a...

GamCare: Overlap between crypto investment & gambling harm

A high-profile UK problem gambling treatment charity has drawn parallels between cryptocurrency investment and betting and the harm, financial and otherwise, this can cause. GamCare...

PayPlan backs charities in call for reduction of gambling harm stigma

PayPlan has stressed the importance of reducing the stigma around gambling harm and the impact this can have on people’s finances. The debt advice provider...

GamCare highlights difficult but essential task of threshold clarity 

GamCare trustee Jill Britton has underlined that the important nature of financial checks as those that are ‘most susceptible to harm can resort to...

GamCare urges banks to boost gambling block tools awareness 

GamCare has finalised its final recommendations for banks on implementing additional support measures for those at risk of gambling harm. Gambling blocks are being deployed...

GamCare and IPSOS underline value of multi-operator self-exclusion schemes

International market analyst IPSOS has highlighted the effectiveness of multi-operator, self-exclusion schemes when combined with other means of intervention.  Commissioned by GamCare, the study produces...

GamCare insists on better mechanisms to fight gambling debt

Independent UK charity GamCare is urging UK-licensed operators to build 'better pathways between sectors' in an effort to better fight gambling-related harm.  The calls are...

Lloyds Banks enhances consumer gambling safeguards with personalised monthly limits 

Lloyds Bank has taken steps to safeguard customers with personalised monthly limits on their gambling spend when using a debit card.  It forms part of...

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