Voltaire’s Jackpot Swindle: How He Conned the French Lotto

François-Marie Arouet – better known as Voltaire – rose from humble beginnings to become one of the leading authors of the European Enlightenment, famed for works including Candide, Zadig and L’Ingénu. Heard of him? Lots of you will have. But what most people don’t know is that the great man was also a bit of a crook, who ingeniously gamed… Read more

A Guide to Lottery Terminology

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Have you ever wondered where we get words like ‘jackpot’ and ‘rollover’? We just did, so we decided to do a little research and find out more about the words behind our favourite game. Here’s some of the most interesting info we find, gathered together in our short guide to lottery terminology. ‘Rollover’ The term ‘rollover’, as used in lotteries,… Read more

PlayEuroLotto’s Security Features: How We Keep You Safe

Here at PlayEuroLotto HQ, our IT experts work tirelessly all through the year to ensure PlayEuroLotto’s security features are fully primed to keep our players safe. In this article, we’re going to talk through some of the essential processes and technologies we use to ensure your money, data and overall experience with us are as secure as possible. We wouldn’t… Read more

My Big Lottery Win – Thanks to a Tin of Soup!

Lucky charms come in all shapes, sizes… and flavours! Just ask Neal Damato – he puts his big lottery win down to a burger and a tin of soup. Damato stuck it rich in a drawing of New York Lottery’s instant win game, Set for Life, this February. A retired public safety supervisor, Neal won the draw’s top prize –… Read more

German Lotto 6/49 FAQ: Win Big, Pay Less

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Find out how you can pay less for amazing opportunities to win big with our German Lotto 6/49 FAQ. What’s Lotto 6/49’s story, how is it played, and what are the odds on winning in each prize category? We’ve got the answers. What’s the story of Lotto 6/49? Germany’s Lotto 6/49 is by far the longest-established lottery available on PlayEuroLotto… Read more

Which Lottery Should I Play for the Best Chance to Win € 1000?

How much money would it take to change your life for the better? € 1 million? € 10 million? For most people, the answer is actually a far lower figure. We all know which lotteries to play if we’re aiming to win the biggest possible prizes, but where should we look if we want a better chance of a modest… Read more

Meet the Lotto Winners Who Quit Their Jobs

How long would you keep working your job if you won a lottery jackpot? Not very long, if you’re anything like these guys. In this article, we’ll meet some of the many lotto winners who quit their jobs straight after becoming multimillionaires. We can’t say we blame them! This couple quit their jobs to travel the world When this British… Read more

Lottery Winners who went from Poverty to Hitting the Jackpot

Here’s a set of stories to inspire us all: the amazing tales of four very different lottery winners who started in positions of poverty one day and ended up hitting the jackpot on the next. The magic of lottery is that absolutely anyone can win – no matter how unlucky you’ve been at other times in your life, you can… Read more

Meet The World’s Most Undeserving Lottery Winners

Meet the world’s most undeserving lottery winners. These folks all lucked out and won the jackpot, despite the fact they really didn’t earn it. Before you start reading, just try to remember that there are lots of lottery winners who truly did deserve their jackpot wins – these people are far from normal… This meth-dealing lotto millionaire will have to… Read more

How Lottery Winners Celebrate their Jackpot Wins

What’s the first thing you would do if you were to find out you’d just won a massive lottery jackpot? Hundreds of people around the world win life-changing lottery prizes every week – so it should come as no surprise that some of these lucky lottery winners celebrate in… surprising… ways. “Sitting in a dark room with a cup of… Read more