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Check Lottery Tickets Yourself… Or Else!

December 13th, 2016 · 162 Comments

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Here’s a timely warning. Always check winning lottery tickets yourself.

Most lottery retailers are honest decent people. And they get a real buzz when their store creates a big lottery winner.

But greed can do unpleasant things to some people.

A recent NBC broadcast warned of the danger of dishonest store clerks attempting to steal winning lottery tickets, and various other scratch off lottery ticket scams. Read More

Filed Under: Lottery Law · Lottery Tips · Lottery Winners

Powerball Winner Brad Duke’s Lottery System

January 24th, 2012 · 35 Comments

Q. What is the easiest way to pick very strong lottery numbers to play? Have you ever heard of the Brad Duke lottery system?

brad duke lottery systemOK, first some quick background. Brad Duke was a Powerball winner back in 2005. He won the headline grabbing Powerball jackpot of $220 Million, and after choosing the lump sum payout he more than happily banked $85 Million. Read More

Filed Under: Dumb Lottery Systems · Lottery Questions · Lottery Tips · Lottery Winners

What Happens To Lottery Winners (Stay Anonymous)!

May 31st, 2010 · 27 Comments

anonymous lottery winnersEver wondered what happens to lottery winners who choose the publicity option?

Here’s a reminder why you should not get too carried away sharing the excitement of your big win…

A group of 30 factory workers and craftmen from Avellino in Italy won 33 Million Euros on Italy’s SuperEnaLotto in January 2008. Read More

Filed Under: Lottery Tips · Lottery Winners

50 People Claim To Have Eaten $13,600 Ryanair Winning Lottery Ticket

March 11th, 2010 · No Comments

ryanair lottery ticketLast week a Ryanair passenger gets so angry he eats his winning lottery ticket.

This week Ryanair gets hit by 50 claims to have been that angry customer. And can they have the money please.

Now I’m sure budget airline Ryanair is used to angry passengers… but normally passengers can correctly recall what they were angry about. Read More

Filed Under: Lottery Winners · Ramblings

EuroMillions Winner Scoops World Record Jackpot (8 May 2009)

June 1st, 2009 · 1 Comment

It has now been confirmed that the EuroMillions draw on 8 May 2009 did result in the single biggest jackpot winner ever.

And not just the biggest jackpot ever for the EuroMillions – but the biggest jackpot in the world won by one single winner.

So Who Won?

That winner has been revealed as a 25 year old woman living in Majorca, who is now about €126 Million richer. Read More

Filed Under: EuroMillions · Lottery Winners