Yes binary options are gambling.  But so is getting in your car and driving.  So is getting married.   So is stocking investing.  So is taking that next bite of food,  hoping it won’t make you sick. A lot of people use words because “everyone else” is using words various vague ways while such words need more clarity such as that word “gambling”. What people refer to as “not gambling” often is associated with: a. The ‘they’ say is not gambling. b. Or something that seems a greater probability and