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Buying Lottery Scratch Off Tickets In Bulk [video]

August 1st, 2017 · 39 Comments

You have to be fairly brave to risk buying whole rolls of scratch off lottery tickets in one go. Or do you..?

Well, here’s one guy who did exactly that. And not just once either (spending a total of $2,700). I won’t spoil the surprise of how much he ends up winning – you’ll have to watch yourself to find out 🙂

Do you know how to ‘get the edge’ with scratchers? Read More

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How To Win The Pick 3 Lottery – ish!

August 10th, 2011 · 43 Comments

how to win the pick 3 lotteryYes, the Pick 3 lottery is much easier to win. But as a lottery game, it pretty much sucks.

Because you might just as well be feeding your money into a slot machine.

The best you can ever hope for with most Pick 3 games is a fairly small win. Read More

Filed Under: Chances Of Winning · Dumb Lottery Systems · Lottery Tips

The Lottery: A Tax On The Stupid & Mathematically Challenged – YAWN!

July 11th, 2011 · 30 Comments

lottery stupidThis has to be one of the most over-used and unoriginal phrases.

The lottery is a tax on the stupid…

Or my personal favourite… the lottery is a tax on the mathematically challenged.

Gosh, that’s so desperately witty.

This phrase has been abused by dull, smug people for years. Sadly, they think nobody will notice that they didn’t actually come up with the phrase. Read More

Filed Under: Chances Of Winning · Lottery Odds · Ramblings

Which Lottery Has The Best Odds Of Winning?

July 16th, 2010 · 12 Comments

It’s a question I get asked a lot.

Along with simply ‘which lottery is the best?’ (to which my tongue in cheek answer is… ‘the lottery that just paid you the jackpot.’)

The Best Odds Of Winning

But it is a serious question, because the odds of the game are the number one factor that determine if you win or lose. Read More

Filed Under: Chances Of Winning · Lottery Odds · Lottery Questions

Which UK Lotto Game Has The Best Chances Of Winning?

February 14th, 2010 · 20 Comments

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I get asked this type of question quite often.

Surprisingly the answer depends on you.

The UK has various lottery games, from Hot Picks to Thunderball. All with different odds, all with different prize divisions and amounts. Some with very different methods of play. So it’s certainly confusing!

All lottery games balance the odds against size of the jackpot, i.e. Read More

Filed Under: Chances Of Winning · Lottery Questions