scratch off tickets - do you buy at the same store or buy other places
I buy most of my tickets at 2 places, a convenience store near my home and a grocery store near my office. I do occasionally go to other places, but these two are where I buy most of my tickets. The...
Yesterday, 6:07 pm - PrisonerSix - Instant ("Scratch-Off") Games forum
Florida man plans to buy toothbrush with $1 million lottery prize
I'm a victim of stereotypes myself being from Louisiana. Sometimes it's not the big things, it's the little things that make life more special. There are some things I'd like to buy for myself and...
Yesterday, 5:58 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery News forum
Tennessee best friends split lottery ticket and win $3 million
I'd have probably kept that win to myself.
Yesterday, 5:48 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery News forum
Lottery Winners put on ,"Most Stupid Lottery Winners,"list but shouldn't have been on that list?
Part of his problem was he was too trusting. He also seemed to have trouble saying no. His lack of education probably hurt him as well. It's known he never finished high school and one article I read ...
Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 9:18 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
if you were to hit the big games, would you
I would do that. I would also buy mutual funds. However, I'd probably pay off all of my debts first. I think that's the first thing you should do.
Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 9:09 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
Favorite Lottery themed Movies and TV Episodes? :)
Speaking of Monk, the episode Mr. Monk and The Paperboy also involves a lottery ticket. It's also mentioned in later episodes his neighbor who won the lottery lost all of his money after marrying two ...
Sunday, October 10, 2021, 10:52 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
Favorite Lottery themed Movies and TV Episodes? :)
Monk did an episode that involved the lottery, Mr. Monk Gets Lotto Fever. The plot involved the murder of an on air lottery hostess and Natalie got to replace her. When it came to the mechanics of t...
Sunday, October 10, 2021, 10:17 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
$620 MILLION: Powerball lottery jackpot rolls again
Same here. I like it when I win a few bucks too. It's also fun to dream about hitting it big. Today I was out grocery shopping and I picked up an additional ticket at a store I don't usually buy fro...
Saturday, October 2, 2021, 4:21 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery News forum
How long after doing Press Conference do you actually get the check?
I've heard that with some drawings, particularly the multistate games, the winner has to wait before getting their payment because the money has to be transferred from the national organization runnin...
Saturday, September 25, 2021, 10:22 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
NEW VIDEO: The largest lottery jackpots in history
Great video. I enjoyed these stories very much. I just hope these people went on to lead happy, peaceful lives free of drama. The one who the day after the win called her job and said she wasn't comin...
Saturday, September 25, 2021, 9:56 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery News forum
One digit away Frustrating draws? :/
I had one of those once on my 10th wedding anniversary. On a whim, I decided to buy a Powerball with Powerplay using our wedding anniversary dates as the numbers. If I had picked 10, the number of yea...
Saturday, September 25, 2021, 6:27 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
Entertaining Lottery Stories? :)
Interesting story. If true, it's unfortunate some people literally live paycheck to paycheck and can't save much. I could last more than 6 weeks if I lost my job. If I do win, what I would do is get...
Saturday, September 25, 2021, 6:22 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
Most you have ever won on a single Lottery Ticket? :)
I won $400 on a Powerball Powerplay ticket once. I was literally one digit off from $40,000, but I was a happy with the results.
Tuesday, September 7, 2021, 9:42 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
Tell Lottery Post what you think about scratch-offs! 👀
I don't buy them often, but when I do buy them, I go for the ones with the most prizes remaining, and I usually buy 3 or 4 of the same ticket at a time. It's easy these days to check which tickets h...
Tuesday, August 24, 2021, 10:00 pm - PrisonerSix - Instant ("Scratch-Off") Games forum
Indiana man will continue cutting grass after $15.8 million Hoosier Lotto win
Congratulations to Mr. Jones. Sounds like he still wants to work, just do stuff a little easier that he enjoys. There's nothing wrong with that at all. I wish him well in his future.
Tuesday, August 24, 2021, 9:55 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery News forum
South Carolina Lottery player wins two big Mega Millions prizes in two weeks
I've heard of people winning twice. One of the most unlucky lottery winners of all time, Jack Whittaker, actually won a $40,000 prize some time after his $314million win.
Thursday, August 19, 2021, 10:07 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery News forum
Massachusetts player claimed $500,000 Powerball prize one day before it expired
I always check mine the next day. The Louisiana Lottery now has a phone app that will scan the barcode and check the ticket. However, it doesn't always work for some reason, so I often check on the we...
Thursday, August 19, 2021, 9:58 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery News forum
£2.4 million UK lottery winner opens up 17 years after win
I'm happy for this man. I'm sure there are others like him out there. He enjoyed himself traveling and now leads a quiet life. Best way to go.
Wednesday, August 18, 2021, 12:03 am - PrisonerSix - Lottery News forum
Lottery scammer stole nearly $1 million from one elderly woman
At least justice was done in this case. Unfortunately, the victim will probably never see any of her money. I don't know how people fall for this though. I have a neighbor who fell for the tech supp...
Tuesday, August 10, 2021, 11:16 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery News forum
How to be successful lottery winner
Several years ago, I did a little project in which I purchased quickpicks and a set of numbers my wife and I selected. I can't find the spreadsheet I tracked my results on, but I found a post I made h...
Sunday, August 8, 2021, 12:37 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
* Would you move to another State to avoid paying State Taxes on your Lottery winnings?
This is a good question, but I doubt it's possible to avoid state taxes that way. Most states which have state income tax require payment of taxes on income received from that state, even for non-resi...
Sunday, August 8, 2021, 10:52 am - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
Louisiana Lottery launches Pick 5 draw game
I'm in Louisiana and I only occasionally play Pick 3 or 4, but I might give this game a try. I've never had to send in a claim form, so it's good to know they are quick about paying by mail.
Saturday, August 7, 2021, 10:32 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery News forum
Oregon man wins two prizes for life in one drawing
I wish him well in his future. If I won a large jackpot, I'd probably do the annuity because it's easier to manage smaller amounts of money over time than it is to manage big amounts.
Saturday, August 7, 2021, 9:27 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery News forum
I'm no long at that workplace so the pool is no longer operating. I guess I'll have to start another pool one of these days.
Saturday, July 31, 2021, 7:41 pm - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
After You Win The Lottery Big Time
There is nothing on that list I would want. There was a time when I might have said Ocean Front Condo, but since I live in a home that flooded in 2016 and recently, homes in other areas of my city hav...
Saturday, July 24, 2021, 11:27 am - PrisonerSix - Lottery Discussion forum
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