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Monday
Apr142014

The Only Thing This Smartphone Can't Tell You About The Lottery

This is my iPhone 5S. Let's not fight about what's better, Apple or Android, because it doesn't matter. Both do a fantastic job of bringing the future of communication into your pocket or purse.


And Siri - the voice inside the iPhone and iPad - is a modern day wonder.

I ask it everything... even dictate many of my posts on it. Like this one.

Just now I decided to go for a walk.

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Sunday
Apr132014

Should You Pay Cash Or Use A Credit Card For Your Lottery Tickets?

More and more lotto outlets are allowing players to pay by credit card for their tickets. Some supermarkets now have lottery kiosks on the counter so you can buy tickets with your groceries.

A clerk sells lottery tickets at a Stop & Shop in New Jersey, USA. Soon many supermarkets will be selling tickets straight from the checkout. Photo: Times Union

But a lot of people still prefer to pay cash. Is this a good idea? Should you pay by card or cash when you buy your tickets?

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Monday
Apr072014

Wife's Lottery Win Started As A Prank. Or Was It For Real?

Another similar prank turned out to be a real benefit for this homeless man.

A Marietta, Columbia woman told her husband she won the lottery. Then informed him she was only kidding.

"He jokes with me all the time, saying he won big playing Powerball," she explained.

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Sunday
Apr062014

My Winners Never Ask Me This One Revealing Question

I've just finished LottoPredict for the week up to 13th, and you know what?

A lot of Silver Lotto System winners use LottoPredict.

It's their product of choice. But there's one thing they never ask me about it.

I get a lot of questions about other parts of LottoPredict, but never this one:

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Friday
Apr042014

You Can Now Watch Mega Millions And Powerball Draws Live On Your Mobile


Wednesday's USA Powerball drawing featured a new product for mobile users.

As the white numbers dropped on their way to making a $400 million winner, drawing ambassador Alexa Fuentes told everyone watching that Powerball drawings have gone mobile.

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Friday
Apr042014

You Will Win The Lottery, No Kidding

Craig Henshaw won $21.4 Million in Canada's Lotto Max. There are hundreds of winners all round the world like him every week.

That's a pretty bold statement I'm making: "You will win the lottery, and I'm not kidding." 

Here's how I figured it out…

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Thursday
Apr032014

Don't Take Any Notice Of This $181 Million Lottery Winner Photo, And Here's Why

This photo has been making the rounds of social media since last year, and is still being distributed by unknowing readers. But it's not what it seems.

STORY: IBT

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Thursday
Apr032014

Who Is Raymond Buxton And What Happened On April Fool's Day?

After playing for 20 years, B. Raymond Buxton is the sole winner of the $425 million USA Powerball jackpot.

The retired winner holds the enormous check at a presentation at California Lottery headquarters last Tuesday in Sacramento, California.

"Once the initial shock passed, I couldn't sleep for days," said Buxton, who wore a shirt reading 'Luck of the Jedi I have' and a picture of Yoda for the presentation photo.

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Wednesday
Apr022014

You'll Laugh When You Realise What This Lamborghini SuperCar Is Made Out Of

New York sculptors Adam Eckstrom and Lauren Was decided to give abandoned lottery tickets a new life in a show they call Ghost of a Dream. 

Here's a Lamborghini made from old lottery tickets.

They created collaged lotto ticket installations of all the ambitious items winners tend to buy, from Lamborghinis to Hummers, speed boats, dream homes, and of course, that perfect tropical vacation.

See more photos...

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Tuesday
Apr012014

AD-STOPPER: California Plays With Giant Red Ball

This enormous red balloon was used to promote the California Lottery. It represents Powerball's red ball. Photo: Ads of the World

Monday
Mar312014

The Lottery Money That Doesn't Go Into Your Pocket Goes Here

Most players are aware that state lottery funds education, infrastructure and so on. Here's a map showing how these funds are allocated in the USA.

Read More: patrickdoyle.com

Monday
Mar312014

Fill 'Er Up, And Give Me A Lottery Ticket Too

If you're feeling lucky while filling up your gas tank, soon you may be able to buy a lottery ticket right from the pump in California.

Gas stations already sell lottery tickets in their convenience stores, like the Obama Station in North Columbia, USA, shown here. Photo: The State

If approved, gas pump screens would ask if you want to buy a lottery ticket for Mega Millions, Powerball, or Super Lotto Plus games, reported KPIX 5.

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Sunday
Mar302014

What Successful Lottery Players Do On Sunday Nights

Do you look forward to the coming week? Have you got a job that inspires you, invigorates you and makes you look forward to the future?

These beach volleyball players with lotto millionaire Jean Swatman (arrowed) play a weekend publicity game promoting the UK Lottery. Photo: The Journal

You're unusual. A 2013 poll conducted by Monster.com found that 78% of surveyed adults worldwide experience the 'Sunday night blues' on a regular basis.

Most people dread the week ahead, and that's why...

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Sunday
Mar302014

Is Your Winning Lottery Ticket Valid If You Mark Or Highlight It?

You sat in front of the tv on Saturday night and as the numbers come up in the draw, you crossed them off. Problem is - will your ticket still be valid with your pen markings on them?

The answer - yes, your ticket is still valid. The store machine only scans the barcode on your ticket, not the numbers or anything above the code.

Saturday
Mar292014

Frantic Search For $1 Million Lost Lottery Ticket Is A Common Problem

The number of news items where owners of a potentially vast lottery fortune have misplaced their tickets is becoming quite common.

The Seidens were very relieved to find their lost ticket to claim the $1 million jackpot from the Illinois Lottery on Friday. Photo: Chuck Berman/Chicago Tribune

Cathy and Dave Seiden lost their Mega Millions ticket after last Thursday's draw, and it was with a lot of relief that it was found in time to claim the prize.

A lottery ticket seems to be the only item with a lot of value that people misplace frequently. Here's our suggestions to keep and protect your investment:

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Saturday
Mar292014

What Price Do You Consider Is Worth Winning A Million Dollars?

Eben Pagan has charged up to $10,000 and more for his marketing courses.

An internet marketer has just spent $1,000 on a course to improve his business. Entrepreneur Yaro Starak felt that after a declining year he needed to upgrade his knowledge.

Other people have paid dating site marketer Eben Pagan between $3000 and $10,000 to find out how to maximise their businesses.

They are all quite happy to pay the price. But what these subscribers don't say is this...

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Friday
Mar282014

What A Million Dollar Lottery Winner Revealed: They Treat You Like An ATM

Roland Mallet of Ontario Canada is now a Lotto 649 millionaire. Read how another millionaire copes with his recent win.

A Reddit user named Ruchizzle recently revealed what it's like to win a million dollars. Here's what he said about his experience as a instant millionaire:

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Friday
Mar282014

Why Are Canadian 18-35-Year-Old Lottery Players Dropping Out? 

Lottery agencies across Canada say the millennial generation doesn’t buy lottery tickets as often as their parents do. They’ve now grouped together to find a way to attract more 18 and up aged lottery buyers.

CBC reports on the problem of younger lottery players not buying as frequently. Video: CBC

Some Canadian lottery agencies say they’re dealing with a 30% decline in the number of young adults buying lottery tickets.

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Thursday
Mar272014

ODDITY: One Way To Stretch Your Lottery Winnings!

Thursday
Mar272014

Why Do You Need A Wish List For Winning The Lottery?

What difference will a goal make to your lottery winning? None at all, you say. But you're wrong.

A goal is essentially a wish list. Like a grocery list, you write down what you want, go down to the store and pile the items into your trolley.

They made a film out of a wishlist, with Jack Nicholson (l) and Morgan Freeman (r) in 2007.

Now, here's a twist. According to studies if you visit a grocery store while hungry and without a list, you'll come away with 50% more than you expected.

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