Winning the lottery is just the beginning

Improving your payout percentage

Under normal circumstances then lotteries are massively –EV as we cannot expect to get back the same amount of money as what we put into them over the long term. For example this can be seen with the odds and pay-out for three numbers in the Lotto draw where it is 54/1 against getting three […]

The Language of the Lottery

Here are some terms that you would normally encounter when playing the lottery. Adjacent numbers – Numbers in a bet that are one digit apart. Example: In the bet 02, 08, 15, 16, 31, 49 – 15 and 16 are Adjacent Numbers. Announcer – A number or set of numbers that are predictors for numbers […]

Things to do with lottery winnings

There are many things that a person can do with lottery winnings above and beyond merely spending (or blowing) the entire amount on themselves. The best use of lottery money whether we like it or not is not to use it on ourselves but to give back to the global community in some way. Why […]

A Day of Infamy: 9/11 in the U.S…..but wonderful news in (appropriately) New York

An estimated $106 million jackpot ($65 million cash) was, perhaps fittingly, won in New York on Friday night, September 11. A single ticket matched all six numbers – the white balls 5, 11, 31, 50 and 67, plus the Mega Ball 14. The jackpot win is New York’s third Mega Millions jackpot win in 2015, […]

Birth-dates Yield $3 Million “Bucks”

A Cedartown, Gerogia mother of four has won a multi-million Georgia Lottery prize. Phillis James, 40, is one of two winners each to win a $3 million jackpot prize from the Aug. 17 Jumbo Bucks Lotto with Ca$h Match drawing, having matched all six winning numbers. With her own lucky combination of family birthdays, James […]

Lottery Winner’s Ship Has Come in … Twice [Times $100,000]

Lon Schlekewy, of Virginia, is getting to be a seasoned pro when it comes to winning the Virginia Lottery’s Cash 5 game. He did it in 2011, and now he’s done it again! The Norfolk man matched all five numbers in the August 25 Cash 5 night drawing to win the $100,000 top prize. He […]

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