As soon as you hit the jackpot, you will be thrilled of course. But before you go and collect your lottery winnings, here are some guidelines for you.
Keep the Winning Ticket at a Secure Place
The best thing to do with the ticket that you own is to sign it. The officials of the lottery says that in this way you can protect your ticket even if it gets stolen, nobody else will never be able to claim it as theirs. Also you must keep a copy of your signed ticket with yourself. You may find a separate and secure place to keep the original ticket.
When the office lottery pool of Jennifer Maldonado hit a Powerball jackpot of $1 million, she could not forgive herself for not paying her share of a meager $20. However, her co-workers were not so insensitive and could not let her depart without that amazing feeling of winning.
One of the mysteries surrounding the Powerball jackpot lottery of $338.3M was solved on 25th March, which is that New Jersey is the location where the highly-desired ticket was sold. However, there was another bigger mystery to be solved. Who purchased it?
It was announced by lottery officials of New Jersey that the ticket had been sold by a liquor shop in the city of Passaic, which is 15 miles from New York City towards the northwest. However, there was no update from the winner who has only a year to come forward and lay his claim over the prize.
Year 2012 has nearly come to its end and many things have happened to people’s aspects of life including in the lottery games. Lottoprediction has witnessed many big lottery winnings in the recent years but this year seems to be a very amazing year for lottery players because many big jackpots were won. Lottoprediction would also like to present some of the biggest lottery winnings in 2012 which have made great changes in people’s life this year. By observing and recording the winning numbers each year, hopefully lottery punters can make better predictions for the next games in order to get closer to the jackpot winning.
People say winning a lottery can give you hard times rather than good ones. Some added that it is nothing more but a curse
rather than bless
. And such a condition has definitely been the cause of desperation and life destruction to so many lottery winners. Countless of jackpot recipients fail to pursue a good life after winning a lottery. Some live on food stamps, some end in jail, some get a broken family, some become drug and alcohol addicts and many more.
Technology is like two sides of a coin. On one side, it can help people get connected to the world and make life easier and on the other side, it can cheat a lot of people with many frauds. One example is on social network like Facebook. There are so many people who use it to take some advantages and now a bad man using a Facebook name Nolan Daniels is doing his bad game on it by making use the Powerball Fever
which has just happened in the US last week.
And it seems that a lot of people are still very gullible or perhaps ‘blind’ especially when it is related to their human nature’s greediness or easy money. Well, it is true that everyone wants to taste some share from the Powerball jackpot won last week but what is going on Facebook is really stupid and proves that people are still easily deceived despite the late technology they have lived with.
You must have known about the Powerball
drawing this week resulting in two winners to claim nearly $580 jackpot. This is such a big prize and no wonder that almost all Americans suffer from acute lotto fever on Wednesday. The tickets sales increased rapidly at almost 130,000 entries in a minute. This ticket frenzy and the unbelievable sales have just proved that lottery has become very popular and more American people want to get some instant cash. It will also indicate that once the winners are identified, they will be the most popular and the most sought people. Your life will not be the same again and you will need to adjust yourself with so many things so that you can cope with the new life.
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Not many people are as lucky as Chris and Colin Weir who won $161 million jackpot and not many winners are as generous as them. While most people change their lives dramatically after winning a big jackpot, Chris and Colin Weir still run their ordinary lives and spend some of their money for charity donation instead.
A day after winning the lottery, the couple received so many letters from different countries in the world to ask for some donation. Chris and Colin had already thought of giving some of their money for charity but they never thought that there would be so many people asking for help. They just did not expect to receive so many requests and of course they could not fulfill all of them.