bookmakers are currently only trying to maintain the stakes on the Fixed-Odds Betting Terminals, the another part of the industry is calling for higher stakes for all types of the machines. The amusement arcade trade body, Bacta, is asking for the prize in the crane games to be raised to £75 and a new type of terminal to be introduced, which will allow the bets of £10 to last for a longer time. They are also asking for contactless payments. The United Kingdom Beer and Pub Association is asking for an increase in the jackpots in fruit machines from the current £100 to £150. However, this article will focus mainly on FOBTs. Punters spend approximately £1.7 billion on a year and experts state that this may encourage problems. The size of submissions are currently expected to demand the largest stake on betting machines to be cut down to £10 or even £2 on a spin.