How Many Lottery Winners Go Broke?

March 28th, 2011

The stories of lottery winners who lost their millions make great reading. But can there really be as many as it seems, or is it all just media hype – so how many lottery winners go broke?

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Clerk Charged With Stealing Winning Scratch-Off Tickets

March 28th, 2011

Amanda Lawing, 26, used to be a store clerk at The Kangaroo Express in Denver.

But not any more, as she was charged with ‘felony larceny’ for allegedly stealing lottery tickets from her place of work.

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Kay Mellor – The Syndicate A Winner?

March 27th, 2011

Kay Mellor’s new project ‘The Syndicate’ looks set to be a ‘winner’ from the start.

The popular writer of hit TV series such as ‘Fat Friends’, ‘Band of Gold’ and ‘A Passionate Woman’ has turned her typewriter to the subject of lottery syndicate winners.

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Albany Office Syndicate Hits Mega Millions Jackpot

March 27th, 2011

We can confirm Friday night’s $319 Million Mega Millions jackpot has been won.

A single ticket claimed the whole prize. And it was bought from Coulson’s News in Albany, New York.

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Man Finds Lost $9 Million Ticket 9 Days Before It Expired

March 25th, 2011

Irvin Przyborski was doing his taxes when he came across an old lottery ticket amongst the papers.

The ticket was bought back in March 2010, but he checked the numbers just in case.

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Category: Funny/Crazy Lottery Stories

EuroMillions Tuesday Draw – The Bad News

March 25th, 2011

EuroMillions have just announced a new Tuesday draw will be added from May this year.

This second weekly draw will be in addition to the Saturday draw.

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Million Dollar Valentines Gift

March 23rd, 2011

Carol Leonard probably forgives her husband for being an unimaginative present buyer.

Carol, 64, bought a $5 “Millionaire Madness” scratch card using money she received inside her Valentines Day card from husband Bruce.

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Category: Funny/Crazy Lottery Stories

Missed Mega Millions Megabucks But Made Millionaire Anyway

March 23rd, 2011

The Mega Millions megabucks jackpot rolls on, but not everyone missed out on the big bucks.

A new millionaire has just been made in Groves, Texas.

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Florida Lottery Draws 14-15-16-17-18

March 23rd, 2011

The Florida Lottery Fantasy 5 game drew an ‘unusual’ result on Monday, when out came a complete set of consecutive numbers – 14, 15, 16, 17, 18.

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Do Powerball & MegaMillions Rollover Too Often?

March 21st, 2011

Once again this week we find some crazy rollover jackpots for the US Powerball and Mega Millions.

It’s exciting. It’s headline grabbing.

After all, Powerball is now at $101 Million, and Mega Millions is $244 Million.

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