Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright warns banks and bookies to crack down on credit card gambling or see it banned – The Sun

THE Culture Secretary today warns bookies and banks to crack down on credit card gambling or face seeing it banned.

Jeremy Wright will call in industry leaders for a dressing down next week.

 Jeremy Wright will meet with bookies and banks to ask them to crack down on credit card gambling

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Jeremy Wright will meet with bookies and banks to ask them to crack down on credit card gambling

It comes ahead of a major Gambling Commission review next month on whether using credit cards to make online deposits deepens debt and addictions.

Mr Wright said last night: Protecting people from the risks of gambling related harm is vital and all businesses with connections to gambling – be that bookmakers, social media platforms or banks – must be socially responsible.

The government will not hesitate to act if businesses dont conti…

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