What is slavery?
“the state or condition of being a slave; a civil relationship whereby one person has absolute power over another and controls his life, liberty, and fortune. … Slavery is the system by which people are owned by other people as slaves.”
Funding is required to pay expenses.
What better way to pay for travel, food & promotional items than to accept money from everyone that stands to gain from any further legislation that curtails the profitability of fixed odds Betting terminals?
Addicted gamblers gamble. It’s in their nature. Suddenly faced with a new frontier where the simulated roulette games that have remained unchanged since 2002 suddenly no longer exist, they will start playing different content.
The content that is available in JD Wetherspoon pubs as Category C £100 jackpot games at <80% RTP.
The content that is available in 24hr Novomatic owned Adult Gaming Centres across the country as Category B3 £500 jackpot games at <90% RTP.
Novomatic controls 264 Adult Gaming Centres; Talarius’ Quicksilver, Silvers, Winners, Luxury Leisure and Nobles. There are a total of 546 UK AGC outlets as of March 2016.
Novomatic controls just under 50% of the market, total GGY £382m.
BACTA want games that have a 2.5 second event frequency to accept contactless payments and Apple Pay. The consequences of that eventuality are dire for the 600,000 gambling addicts that provide the bulk of profits.
Certified “untainted by industry influence” research from Canada demonstrates that every action performed by the U.K. Government enables the maximisation of harm & therefore the maximisation of profits for a parasitic industry.
Roulette does not belong on every street corner and in every JD Wetherspoon pub.
Keep gamblng a cash game. When you’re out of cash, you’re out of the game.
Every bank account in the country has a daily debit card cash withdrawal limit.
Why allow deposits to be made by debit card and contactless payment which circumvent this basic consumer protection?
It’s state sponsored harm maximisation.
And ensures addicted gamblers find it increasingly difficult to escape slavery.