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OLG Wants You to Play Smart

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PLAYSMART IS A COMPREHENSIVE GAMBLING EDUCATION RESOURCE

TORONTO, Feb. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Does buying more lottery tickets for a big jackpot help your chances of winning? Is there such a thing as a “hot” slot machine?  The answer to these questions and more can now be found by using a new program from Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) called PlaySmart. 

PlaySmart is a suite of innovative resources providing our customers with tools, advice and information to help them play smart. 

As global leader in Responsible Gambling (RG), OLG has designed PlaySmart to become Ontario’s most relevant and comprehensive gambling education resource.

PlaySmart’s goal is to help gamblers, new and seasoned, to better understand key gambling concepts, to know how the games work, and to base their play budgets on informed choices. In the coming years, OLG will expand PlaySmart by adding more resources it currently provides directly to players.

PlaySmart builds on OLG’s years of experience developing and managing Responsible Gambling programs,” says Paul Pellizzari, OLG’s Executive Director Policy & Social Responsibility. “It’s important to realize that all players can benefit from understanding the games they play. We want to provide the right information to the right players at the right time. We want you to play smart to keep gambling fun.”

Examples of PlaySmart tools and resources include:

  • PlaySmart.ca: An online resource, providing Ontarians with comprehensive gambling education about how games work.

  • My PlaySmart Tools: Slots outfitted with technology to allow the player to set spending and time thresholds on their play.

  • ATM Messaging: ATM screens at pilot gaming sites updated with useful tips from Credit Canada to encourage players to reflect on gambling spend.

  • Educational print and digital messages: Customers can access PlaySmart at all OLG’s lines of business - Slots and Casinos, lottery retailers, PlayOLG.ca and at 31 Charitable Gaming Centres across the province.

Also, other existing RG programs, such as the Responsible Gambling Resource Centres at 53 slot, casino and charitable gaming centres in Ontario will be redeveloped as PlaySmart centres.

“While PlaySmart helps people make better informed decisions about gambling, for players who have more serious issues with gambling, OLG provides information, assistance and referrals to free support services across the province,” said Mr. Pellizzari.

In 2015, OLG’s RG program was acknowledged by the World Lottery Association (WLA) as the Best Overall Responsible Gaming Program in the world. In addition, all OLG Slots and Casinos have earned RG Check accreditation by the Responsible Gambling Council. RG Check is recognized as the most rigorous Responsible Gambling (RG) accreditation program in the world.  

More information is available on PlaySmart.ca, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

OLG is a provincial agency responsible for gaming facilities, the sale of province-wide lottery games, the PlayOLG Internet gaming website and the delivery of bingo and other electronic gaming products at Charitable Gaming Centres across the province. Since 1975, OLG has provided nearly $42 billion to the Province and the people of Ontario. OLG’s annual payments to the province have helped support the operation of hospitals; prevention, treatment and research of problem gambling; amateur sport through the Quest for Gold program; and local and provincial charities. OLG was a Premier Sponsor of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am / Parapan Am Games.

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PlaySmart Backgrounder:
Gambling/Lottery Myths and Truths

Myths and Truths

While 74 per cent of frequent gamblers consider themselves very knowledgeable about playing slots and games1, there are still common misunderstandings and long-held myths that exist about gambling. PlaySmart, Ontario’s new comprehensive gambling education resource, is designed to take away the myths about gambling, not the fun.

Gambling

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1 OLG Responsible gaming lottery and gaming research – May 2015

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More information is available at PlaySmart.ca

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PlaySmart Backgrounder:
Player Categories

PlaySmart’s goal is to help OLG’s players, new and seasoned, better understand key gambling concepts, how the games work, base their play budgets on informed choices and how to enjoy the experience responsibly.

PlaySmart has developed the following categories to help players assess what type of player they are.

Player Categories

More information is available at PlaySmart.ca

For more information contact:
OLG Media Relations
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Our Nationsbest #SoftShell #Protective #Headgear- now taking orders for 2016 tournaments, leagues, combines and clinics.

Will you #PlaySmart in 2016 ?
If your playing #7on7 or #flagfootball, the headgear will make it safer for you.
You can also create your own headgear with your team logo and choose from 11 helmet colors.
To order yours today, just click on link in our Instagram bio.
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Our Nationsbest #SoftShell #Protective #Headgear- now taking orders for 2016 tournaments, leagues, combines and clinics.

Will you #PlaySmart in 2016 ?
If your playing #7on7 or #flagfootball, the headgear will make it safer for you.
You can also create your own headgear with your team logo and choose from 11 helmet colors.
To order yours today, just click on link in our Instagram bio.
#Highschoolfootball #youthfootball #NFL #Collegefootball #SuperBowl #underarmour #Nike #Adidas #espn #superbowl50 #syfl #coachsnoop #7v7 #fortheplayers #protecttheathlete #elevatethegame #SB50

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Our Nationsbest #SoftShell #Protective #Headgear- now taking orders for 2016 tournaments, leagues, combines and clinics.

Will you #PlaySmart in 2016 ?
If your playing #7on7 or #flagfootball, the headgear will make it safer for you.
You can also create your own headgear with your team logo and choose from 11 helmet colors.
To order yours today, just click on link in our Instagram bio.
#Highschoolfootball #youthfootball #NFL #footballcoaches #Collegefootball #SuperBowl #underarmour #Nike #Adidas #espn #superbowl50 #syfl #coachsnoop #7v7 #fortheplayers #protecttheathlete #elevatethegame #SB50

#NationsBest #shoutout to our Nationsbest #SoftShell #Protective #Headgear- now taking orders for 2016 tournaments, leagues, combines and clinics.

Will you #PlaySmart in 2016 ?
If your playing #7on7 or #flagfootball, the headgear will make it safer for you.
You can also create your own headgear with your team logo and choose from 11 helmet colors.
To order yours today, just click on link in our Instagram bio.
#Highschoolfootball #youthfootball #NFL #footballcoaches #Collegefootball #CFBPlayoff #concussion #SuperBowl #underarmour #Nike #Adidas #espn #superbowl50 #syfl #coachsnoop #7v7 #fortheplayers #protecttheathlete #elevatethegame #SB50

#NationsBest #shoutout to our Nationsbest #SoftShell #Protective #Headgear- now taking orders for 2016 tournaments, leagues, combines and clinics.

Will you #PlaySmart in 2016 ?
If your playing #7on7 or #flagfootball, the headgear will make it safer for you.
You can also create your own headgear with your team logo and choose from 11 helmet colors.
To order yours today, just click on link in our Instagram bio.
#Highschoolfootball #youthfootball #NFL #footballcoaches #Collegefootball #CFBPlayoff #concussion #football #underarmour #Nike #Adidas #espn #concussionmovie #syfl #coachsnoop #7v7 #fortheplayers #protecttheathlete #elevatethegame

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Nationsbest #SoftShell #Protective #Headgear- now taking orders for 2016 tournaments, leagues, combines and clinics.

Will you #PlaySmart in 2016 ?
If your playing #7on7 or #flagfootball, the headgear will make it safer for you.
You can also create your own headgear with your team logo and choose from 11 helmet colors.
To order yours today, just click on link in our Instagram bio.
#Highschoolfootball #youthfootball #NFL #footballcoaches #Collegefootball #concussion #SuperBowl #espn #superbowl50 #syfl #FootballUniform #footballhelmets

#NationsBest #shoutout to our Nationsbest #SoftShell #Protective #Headgear- now taking orders for 2016 tournaments, leagues, combines and clinics.

Will you #PlaySmart in 2016 ?
If your playing #7on7 or #flagfootball, the headgear will make it safer for you.
You can also create your own headgear with your team logo and choose from 11 helmet colors.
To order yours today, just click on link in our Instagram bio.
#Highschoolfootball #youthfootball #NFL #footballcoaches #Collegefootball #CFBPlayoff #concussion #SuperBowl #espn #superbowl50 #syfl #SuperBowl #sb50 #lombarditrophy #SnoopLeague #CoachSnoop

#NationsBest #shoutout to our Nationsbest #SoftShell #Protective #Headgear- now taking orders for 2016 tournaments, leagues, combines and clinics.

Will you #PlaySmart in 2016 ?
If your playing #7on7 or #flagfootball, the headgear will make it safer for you.
You can also create your own headgear with your team logo and choose from 11 helmet colors.
To order yours today, just click on link in our Instagram bio.
#Highschoolfootball #youthfootball #NFL #footballcoaches #Collegefootball #CFBPlayoff #concussion #SuperBowl #underarmour #Nike #Adidas #espn #superbowl50 #syfl