First Mega Millions hits $1.6 Billion, now US Powerball has reached $620 million and likely to go further. Now’s the time to take a quick quiz on what you know about Powerball…
Real-life $20 Million winner Joan Ginther looks to be the subject of an upcoming film on a similar mysterious Texas Lottery winner.
It will soon be a film. Mark Romanek (below right) has been set to direct Septillion to One, a romantic comedy spec script.Read More
James and Ilona McCahill with their $1 million Powerball check after a grocery shopping spree turned out well. PHOTO: Powerball
When James went shopping for eggs last Wednesday, he decided to buy a lottery ticket for his wife Ilona.Read More
At the end of 2018 Elon Musk plans to fly rich tourists around the moon on a 1-week trip of a lifetime. Two passengers a time will spend lottery-winning money to do the tour which ends by the special capsule touching back on the base in a self-landing. I wonder how much of the ticket price will be insurance!
When finance firm Ameritrade did a survey on lottery winners, there were a few surprises. While most peoples expect lottery jackpot winners to spend lavishly, the opposite seemed to be true. Check out the video and see what the survey reveals…Read More
You’ve just won the lottery and someone asks you to do a happy dance for the cameras. Who would refuse? Here’s a selection of delightful Canada Lotto 649 would-be winners who were only too pleased to show their moves in public. Except one.
Ashley collects her check from the Mega Millions headquarters after the October 5 draw.
It took 7 missed calls before Ashley Eggen’s mom finally heard about her daughter’s win.
She was the first person Eggen tried calling, but was unable to reach her. “I noticed where I had seven missed calls from her. I thought for sure something was wrong,” Eggen’s mom, Gail, said.Read More
You've won the lottery. Great! But now your problems start...
For example, what happens when you win big this Saturday - but you can't get into the lottery headquarters to present your ticket and collect your monster check until Monday?Read More
Ronnie Martin and wife Shirley won their $1 million-dollar Mega Millions prize with an old fortune cookie. PHOTO: NJ Lottery
Deadlines don’t mean much when you’re using a fortune cookie to choose your lottery ticket numbers.Read More
Mega Millions has hit $1 Billion dollars right now - the second highest lottery game jackpot in history. It’s a good time to test your IQ about the game, as you dream about what you would do with your winnings.
Australian Bill Morgan died from a heart attack, came back to life, then won the lottery twice! Watch the video below.
Stress can cause a heart attack, but what many people don't know is that good news is also stress related and can also cause a problem.
So we wondered - has anyone suffered a heart attack from the excitement of a lottery win?Read More
Forced out of Germany because of their love of luxury? That sounds about right. Entrepreneur Bastion Yotta runs beauty and software companies. He watched American tv shows like Baywatch as a child and dreamed of living in California. He overcame the jealous views of his countrymen and women by leaving Germany and taking on the American dream. What lessons are there for lottery winners? Watch and see how you too can avoid the pitfalls of wealth.
Here's a list that every lottery winner should look at, because some of them are simply genius. Some of the outrageous items are: Multiple copies of the same thing, fine art insurance, private lessons from pro-athletes or other famous people, valet parking keys, theme parks for a day. Check it out.
On a June 2011 draw, one of the South Carolina Education Lottery draws went crazy as the balls started flying out of a draw tube. The draw was cancelled and redrawn later.
Luckily errors in lottery draws are uncommon. The ones shown here didn't caused any problems for winners.