Is Investing in Stock Gambling?
Special Features / 13 December 2018

The stock market is something that attracted people due to the fact that they can make money. Yet, the stock market is not something to be taken lightly, in other words, you cannot just invest your money blindly into whatever is trending at the moment. People love investing, whether into themselves, their future, a savings account, or any other form that will benefit them later. Gambling, on the other hand, is something entirely different, where you bet on an outcome of something or just purchase a lottery or bingo ticket, hoping that lady luck will take care of things. This is a very good way to lose money and so is investing into stock without knowing a thing about it. Is the stock market a gamble? It could be, but it depends on you and your knowledge of how things work. Speculation vs a Grounded View of Reality If you plan on investing money, you should know that you might as well lose that money, especially if you base your investment on wishful thinking and not what is happening now and what was happening prior to that event that made the company a trend. Having some knowledge of the company…

Is It Legal to Gamble in Your Home?
Special Features / 8 June 2018

After a long week of hard work, it’s finally time to relax. It’s time to forget the annoying boss and that guy who pretends to be your friend, but the moment you turn your back, he starts spreading rumors about you. The best way to unwind is to have a POKER PARTY! You call your best buddies, buy beer, order pizza and deal out the cards. You have the night of your life playing cards and joking, simply hanging out with your pals. But you should know that all that fun is WRONG. You’ve broken the law. So, having fun in your home is illegal? Well no, but gambling at home is. As a matter of fact, the authorities have decided that only some institutions can be involved in the gambling business and those institutions are casinos and betting offices. All other institutions, places or people must not engage in these activities without direct involvement of casinos or betting offices. If they do, they must suffer legal consequences. Formally, we are not allowed to make any kinds of bets. For example, we are shooting hoops and I say to you something like “no way that you’ll get the next one”,…