Phone calls originating in Kingston, Jamaica informing victims that they have won between $1-2 million dollars in lottery winnings is plaguing Morgan County, GA reports the Morgan County Citizen. Local victims have already been scammed out of hundreds of thousands of dollars. These scams are by no means confined to Morgan County. Always beware of any […]
A Florida man went into a liquor store and confirmed that his lottery scratch game ticket was a $500,000 winner. LUCKY HIM! But somehow he lost it. The Florida lottery told him that if the ticket was not redeemed by a certain date that they would award him the smooth half-million lottery prize. Now that date has […]
Here’s another success story coming from the Golden State. A lottery pool of 20 IT workers in the hunt for last night’s large $115,000,000 MEGA Millions jackpot hit all 5 numbers, just missing the MEGA ball, 36. Regardless of the missed MEGA ball the group of 20 will split a nice chunk of change in […]
Check this story out reported by the Houston Press. She loves those scratchers and for good reason! Some people just have all the luck!
Here it is:
Woman Wins Million-Plus In Texas Lottery For Fourth Time
We’re not the biggest lottery fans in the world (tax on the mathematically illiterate and all that), but if […]
A Maryland man has been playing the same numbers for the past 15 years. Not special numbers, just ones he picked at random. Finally he cashed in a big lottery win, over $100,000. Here’s the story from the Washington Post:
Md. man played same lottery numbers for 15 years. Last week, it paid off.
Brad Duke won a $220m Powerball jackpot back in 2005. His goal is to turn is $85m lump sum jackpot prize into $1 Billion. I think this story will have a good ending. We here too many stories of lottery winners blowing all their money within a few years. Duke, has paid all of his […]
Here are some great lottery winner stories. Let us know what you think! Reported by http://chronicle.augusta.com/.
Trio of lottery winners continue to court Lady Luck Three days before Jesse Green won $2.5 million playing the lottery in 2006 he joked about how impossible it would be to actually win. “I ate those words,” Green said. […]
Stephen Viscusi, the author of Bulletproof Your Job, writes a poingent article for the Huffington Post. He says that joining the office lottery pool will help you with job security. I think the extremely subjective post is quite entertaining. Let us know your thoughts!
Win Big at Work with a Mega Ball Lottery Ticket? You’ve […]
We’ve asked you before – what would do buy if you won the lottery? Well here’s what some folks did with their new found fortune. Anyone else need a flock of sheep? Reported by Newlite.tv.
Top 10 odd purchases made by lottery winners Boob jobs, a flock of sheep and a new pair of KNEES […]
We’ve asked this question before, but a study reported by the Toledo Blade shows that the percentage of respondents that said “yes” has declined 12% since 1955. We at LottoGopher find the study pretty interesting and again pose the question – Would you continue to work if you won the lottery? Please comment your thoughts […]
Another great example of the benefit of getting together and office pool for your lottery play. They may not have won enough to retire – but who couldn’t go for an extra quarter million dollars right now. The group of 14 split a $3.6m Canadian lottery jackpot! Playing a lottery pool always increases you chances […]
This sad story comes from our neighbors to the North. A Canadian woman and 3 of her colleagues were swindled out of $5.7M in lottery winnings when they hit the jackpot in January of 2005. The store owner told her she had won $10 and months later cashed the in the winning lottery ticket himself. […]
With LottoGopher this will never happen – we check your numbers for you and give you your rightful lottery winnings directly. I really hope these people step forward and claim their lottery prizes! The below is reported by the Great Falls Tribune.
Unclaimed prizes total nearly $500,000
HELENA — The Montana Lottery has nearly $500,000 […]
You have to admit this is pretty awesome. I guess the New Mexico State Lottery found the one thing that hasn’t been branded by Kiss yet – that’s right lotto ticket scratchers. They look awesome and I’m sure are just as fun to play. My hat is off to Kiss and the New Mexico State […]
Most people want a Ferrari, Bentley or Lamborghini, but not for Sharon Mather, who recently won the EuroMillions lottery jackpot of £12.4m. She’s going out and picking herself a brand spankin’ new Peugeot 207. Her husband, however, has his eyes set on the new Audi Q7 – a little more lotto winner style. But to […]
This great story comes to us Brooklyn, NY where a 73 year old superstitious grandmother jumped off the bus to purchase her lucky Mega Millions ticket. Her palm had a severe itch, which her old supersitition told her, MONEY IS IN THE FUTURE! Any story of an itch leading to $64m in lottery winnings is […]
The idea of a lottery is by no means a new idea. A letter by Queen Elizabeth I describing a 16th Century Lottery is going up for auction in London. The original lottery prize of £5,000 outlined in the letter is the equivalent of $1.3m US dollars today. The lottery was drawn in 1559, […]