$2 Million Dollar Lottery Winner Still Using Food Stamps

Lottery Winner In the United States the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, commonly known as the food stamp program, provides assistance purchasing food for low income families. The program was started during the great depression and since then millions of low income Americans have benefited from the program. Income requirements are stringent to prevent fraud. Despite… Read more

Talk About Luck!

A Spanish woman who spent the weekend at home suffering from the flu was astounded to learn that she had won the Euro Millions lottery jackpot of £110 million. ($166,655,366 USD) The unnamed woman from Mallorca did not know of her good fortune until she was tracked down by lottery officials. The unnamed woman stated,… Read more

Three Winners to Split Mega Millions Jackpot

The multi state Mega Millions Lottery has not had a big winner for the past thirteen games sending the jackpot soaring to $225 million dollars. If a single person had won the jackpot it would have come close to a record Mega Millions win. It has been announced that three winners will split the $225… Read more

Alaska Lottery Winner Goes Back on Promise

Last year there was outrage when a sex offender won a lottery in Alaska that was intended to help victims of rape and other sexually based crimes. Lottery winner Alec Ahsoak, a three time sex offender, won the $500,000 jackpot. When the winner was announced a local television station received an email stating that Ahsoak… Read more

Bernie Madoff Brings Lottery Player Luck!

Bernie Madoff bilked friends and investors out of an estimated $50 billion dollars and was recently sentenced to prison for his crimes. While most of his victims will never be reunited with their money there is one person who had reason to thank Bernie Madoff. Ralph Amendolaro, a construction worker from Queens New York saw… Read more

Unemployed German Man Wins the Lottery!

Unemployment has hit both Europe and the United States. Although most countries in the Euro Zone provide unemployment benefits families are struggling. A job loss can be devastating and causes a multitude of problems for the unemployed worker and his/her family. Despite the ongoing recession on both sides of the Atlantic or perhaps because of… Read more

Sex Offender Wins Alaska Lottery

In a story stranger than fiction an Alaska sex offender has won a lottery whose proceeds benefit victims of sex offenders. The lottery winner Alec Ahsoak,  who according to the state sex offender registry was convicted in 1993 and 2000 for sexual abuse of a minor, came forward Saturday with the winning ticket for the… Read more

Decisions, Decisions!

Members of a very lucky lotto syndicate in Piqua Ohio will split a $207 million dollar jackpot. The lucky players won the recent mega millions lottery and each will receive almost $13 million dollars apiece. All the participants are employees of the city of Piqua Ohio and 14 of the lucky winners work for the… Read more

The Advantages of a Joining a Lottery Syndicate

Lottery players who are looking to increase their chances of winning should consider joining a lottery syndicate. Statistics show that almost 25% of all lottery jackpot wins are by lottery syndicates. Simply put a lottery syndicate is a group who enter into an agreement to collectively purchase lottery tickets and share the winnings. Lottery syndicates… Read more