We all lose on the lottery, but sometimes even the big winners turn out to be losers after all. Now you know it should have been you.
How Many Lottery Winners Go Broke?
January 18th, 2018
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?
Category: Questions Answered
Man Blows £1.8m Lottery Win
March 21st, 2013
Bad investments and a taste for the fast life cost Roger Griffiths, who won a lottery jackpot worth £1.8 million, all of his money, his career and his marriage.
Man Misses £34 Million Jackpot: Played Different Numbers For First Time In Years
February 28th, 2013
For almost six years Gavin Lapsley, a worker from Tillicoultry, Clacks, always bet on his favorite combination of 5, 11, 16, 25 and 28, plus lucky stars 7 and 9.
The Health Lottery: Loser Ad Banned
February 16th, 2013
The UK’s often controversial ‘The Health Lottery‘, has just received a sharp rap on the knuckles from the Advertising Standards Authority.
Claiming the ad was simply light-hearted and in a comedy style, The Health Lottery were disappointed to have the ad banned.
Caught On Camera Cashing Stolen Scratch Off Ticket
February 12th, 2013
Stealing lottery tickets is not a very wise practice in the first place.
If for no other reason than the lottery company track tickets from door to door, and know exactly which stores has which batches of tickets.
Millionaire Lotto Dad Just Gave Me 200 Cigarettes
February 10th, 2013
I’m not sure where the right to a share of a relatives lottery winnings comes from, but Alex Robertson Jr seems to think it exists.
His dad, Alex Snr, was one of the Corby bus drivers who won EuroMillions.
Lottery Winner Guilty Of Stealing From Old Ladies
February 1st, 2013
Michael Santaniello won $1 Million on the lottery back in 2009.
But this week found himself in court admitting his guilt to stealing money from his heating service customers.
We Do Love a ‘Lottery Winner Loses It All’ Story, Don’t We?
January 23rd, 2013
They do say bad news travels fast, and sometimes it does seem that we prefer to read about misery and loss than good fortune and happiness!
Washington Lottery Gives Out Wrong Numbers
January 9th, 2013
If you checked your tickets online for Washington Lottery’s Veteran’s Raffle – make sure you check them again now!
Unfortunately somebody messed up at lottery HQ and published the wrong winning numbers on their website!
Lottery Winner Steals $700 From Woman Who Gives Him a Ride?
January 2nd, 2013
Stealing is bad enough at the best of times, but stealing from the person who was kind enough to give you a lift in their car..?
Category: Funny/Crazy Lottery Stories