Barclays adds 72-hour cooling-off feature for gambling-related spending

UK high street bank builds on blocking feature following extensive customer feedback

Barclays bank has introduced a 72-hour cooling-off time delay to its gambling-related spending block. The new enhancement means that customers will have to wait 72 hours before they can make payments on gambling sites, during which time any attempted transactions will be declined. The UK high street bank is the first to introduce a cooling-off…

Barclays | Payments | Responsible gambling