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Vatican Lottery

Vatican Lottery You may know of lotteries all over the world, but did you know that lotteries have grown in popularity to such an extent that even the Vatican City has hopped on board?   The 1700’s saw Rome become a place of festivities with a revival of theatre and many popping up all Continue Reading
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Australia Cracks 1992 US Lottery

Australia Cracks 1992 US Lottery 15 February 1992, the lottery in Virginia, USA, stood at $27 million. Many hopefuls bought their tickets, but little did they know that an Australian syndicate was to outwit them all.     Stefan Mandel was a Romanian economist and somewhat of a maths Continue Reading
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Triumph After Tragedy

Triumph After Tragedy The internet is full of stories about people that have won the lottery. Some stories are full of luck or mystery and some of bizarre circumstances. The tale of Mary Wollens story would definitely be classified as the latter, and is a tale that needs to be told right from Continue Reading
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Private Island, Anyone?

Private Island, Anyone? So, you are about to embark on one of the most life altering adventures of your life – purchasing your own private island. Congratulations! However, there are a few important things to consider along the way. It’s very easy to get caught up in the romance of the exercise Continue Reading
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The Luck of the Irish

The Luck of the Irish The National UK Lottery has created 4,000 millionaires since the first draw in November 1994; 88 of whom live in Northern Ireland. One such winner was Peter Lavery, a Belfast bus driver that went from earning £200 a week to winning about 10 times the pre-tax profits of his Continue Reading
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A True Oasis

A True Oasis As far as lifestyles of the rich and famous go, I guess you could say that I lived vicariously through my brother for a year or two when he started working in the luxury yachting industry. His best adventures were upon the massive 194.9ft (59.4m) superyacht, the Oasis, which Continue Reading
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A Million Dollar Start to 2018

A Million Dollar Start to 2018 We all celebrate the new year, a fresh start and the anticipation of things to come as we set our goals and go full speed ahead. Now imagine starting 2018 off with a winning lotto ticket, a ticket worth $450 million to be exact.   One lucky and, as […]Continue Reading
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15 Incredible Lottery Facts – Part 3

15 Incredible Lottery Facts (PART 3) The lottery does change lives and make dreams come true, along with it are some very interesting facts and drama. Click here to see part one and two of this series of articles.   Cop splits lotto ticket with waitress… and they win!   Police detective Continue Reading
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15 Incredible Lottery Facts – Part 2

15 Incredible Lottery Facts There are some amazing stories, facts and drama in the world of Lottery. If you missed out on last week’s interesting lottery facts then see them here. [Part 2] Even the Vatican City has lotteries! At first the papacy was against lotteries in Rome. Popes Innocent XI Continue Reading
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15 Incredible Lottery Facts – Part 1

15 Incredible Lottery Facts – Part 1 Not only does the lottery make dreams come true and changes a lot of lives, it also has some amazing stories, facts and drama of its own. Here are 15 of the most incredible lottery facts.   (PART 1)   1. Not checking or losing a lottery Continue Reading