Katie Thompson

Katie Thompson is an NCTJ-trained journalist and freelance online gaming writer. She enjoys researching the iGaming industry and writing comprehensive guides on the history of gambling, beating the dealer and even how to get bingo dauber stains out of your favourite shirt.

By Katie Thompson/ Jul 10, 2018, 8:00 AM
By Katie Thompson/ Jul 10, 2018, 8:00 AM

How to Set Limits On Your Gaming

Gambling operators have plenty of tools to help you set limits when playing on an online gambling site. Read about them here.
By Katie Thompson/ Oct 18, 2018, 8:00 AM
By Katie Thompson/ Oct 18, 2018, 8:00 AM

Can Gambling Affect Your Benefits?

Find out whether your gambling winnings legally count as income and how it could impact your benefits if not declared properly.
By Katie Thompson/ Jul 19, 2018, 8:00 AM
By Katie Thompson/ Jul 19, 2018, 8:00 AM

Will Gambling Affect My Mortgage Application?

Getting a mortgage can be affected by a variety of factors, but can the odd flutter stop you from getting your dream home?
By Katie Thompson/ Oct 9, 2018, 8:00 AM
By Katie Thompson/ Oct 9, 2018, 8:00 AM

What Does Responsible Gambling Mean?

All operators must legally adhere to a responsible gambling policy, but what does responsible gambling really mean and how is it enforced?