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TWICE LUCKY

TWICE LUCKY Many people only dream of winning the lottery once, but twice? Is this even possible? It absolutely is and has in fact happened. The odds of 283 billion to 1 didn’t seem so out there for a Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire couple, David and Kathleen Long, who won the £1 million Continue Reading
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IN THE NICK OF TIME

IN THE NICK OF TIME Timing is everything in life and can be life altering. Too soon and you miss an opportunity, too late and you can misthat very same opportunity.   A warehouse worker from Bradley Stoke, in Bristol almost lost a life changing win, but he managed to avoid it in the nick […]Continue Reading
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Lotto Tragedy Strikes

Lotto Tragedy Strikes They say that money doesn’t bring happiness and there are a fair few lotto winners who’d tell this tale. It’s an interesting fact that many lotto winners do not end up happier but rather end up in a bit of a pickle after blowing through most of their lucky fortune.   If […]Continue Reading
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Jack Whittaker

Jack Whittaker Andrew Jackson Whittaker, Jr. also known as Jack Whittaker, has become one of the best-known lottery winning stories. Sadly the story of Jack Whittaker isn’t a very positive one, although he was fortunate to make the list of jackpot winners.   Jack Whittaker Powerball Winner On Christmas day in December 2002 he won […]Continue Reading
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Double or Nothing

Double or Nothing We all dream of winning the lotto jackpot, or even just a few hundred thousand. But imagine winning twice! One lucky man in South Africa did just that. We expect a rag to riches story in most cases but in this case the twice lucky winner of the South African Lottery was a […]Continue Reading
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Aspiring Billionaire Wins Lottery

Aspiring Billionaire Wins Lottery Most tales of winning the lotto end in the winner frivolously spending their winnings and ending up right where they started. Either that or the famous curse of the lotto where big jackpot winners seem to meet a rather untimely end, although I’m sure their ends are not as accidental as […]Continue Reading
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Lottery Horror Story

Lottery Horror Story Winning the lottery is a dream of so many people. Most people endeavor to do good when winning the large lump sum of money, promising to donate to charities and to help those less fortunate. Sadly, this can potentially place the person in a situation that could cost them their lives. Sadly […]Continue Reading
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Sidestepping a Scam

Sidestepping a Scam Lottery scams, along with the number of lottery players who have fallen prey to these scams, have increased substantially over the last few years. Scams, dishonest schemes or fraud wreak havoc in the lottery world.Fraudsters take advantage of the dreams of players worldwide by creating false hope that a big win is […]Continue Reading
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The Big Win That Made a Big Difference

The Big Win That Made a Big Difference The lottery has been played by millions of Americans for decades, and every winner – big or small – has their own story to share. Some are tragic, some are funny and some are truly inspiring. The story behind one of America’s biggest winners is heart-warming to […]Continue Reading
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The Lottery – A Game for the Young at Heart

The Lottery – A Game for the Young at Heart When you think of lottery winners, images of elderly men and women who have weathered the storms of life and come out on the other side may spring to mind. After all, you need to have both the wisdom and the wherewithal to beat the […]Continue Reading