If you enjoy gambling, you may have heard about the negative effects of gambling. But is gambling really as bad as it seems? It depends on the circumstances. Here are a few things you should know about gambling. First, do not gamble without a plan. Gambling is an addictive addiction. So, you should set a specific time limit for gambling. If you cannot afford a fixed time limit, you should make a limit instead. Once you have set a limit, you should only gamble when you feel you can afford to lose.