A blueprint for Bank Card Gambling Blockers

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report


This review of the availability, uptake, and effectiveness of bank card gambling blockers shows they can be an effective way to help people control their spending on gambling. The review draws on: insights from over 100 interviews/surveys with people with lived experience of gambling; aggregated data and statistical insights from banks on customer use of gambling blockers; and discussions with treatment providers, financial service firms, and regulatory bodies.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherUniversity of Bristol
Commissioning bodyGambleAware
Number of pages76
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2020

Structured keywords

  • Bristol Poverty Institute
  • Gambling Harms


  • Gambling
  • Gambling industry
  • Banking
  • FinTech
  • Credit


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