March 21, 2018
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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 you come Continue Reading
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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. On Christmas day in December 2002 he won $314.9 million (the largest jackpot ever won […]Continue Reading
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Unlucky Lottery Winners!

Chicagoan Urooj Khan found out the hard way that the lottery isn’t always a winning game. The 46-year-old had sworn off lottery tickets, save for just one more in June 2012, buying a scratch-off at his local 7-Eleven convenience store. And he wouldn’t need a single ticket more after he revealed a $1 million jackpot […]Continue Reading
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BigBig British National Lotto

The following image is a 419 scam email that has been circulating the internet for years now. It unfortunately uses one of our brands to legitimize it. We receive emails quite frequently asking the same question: “Is it true or is it a scam”. The letter as it stands is a scam and an attempt […]Continue Reading