Good luck doesn't always make good things happen. The people you are about to see now were definitely the luckiest people on earth. They were one in millions who managed to grab a huge amount of money in lotteries. However, things didn't really go right for them. In no time, they went from riches to rags. Read fifteen unbelievable stories of lottery winners who lost all or a huge part of their prize money after winning a big lottery.
1.Callie Rogers Spent Approx $3 Million Winnings
The British girl won the National Lottery Jackpot worth approx $3 million, back in 2003. She spent the money on breast implant surgeries, parties, and drugs. Callie Rogers said she had spent approx $380,000 only on cocaine. She is now an ordinary single mother living with her three kids in a rented house.
2.Ryan Magee - Broke Despite Winning a $10 Million Lottery
Ryan Magee won £6.4m (approx $10 million) in 2003. The man bought a high-end Ferrari car, mansion, and bought everything he could to show off his newly got financial status. He later got losses in business - crashed his Ferrari – sold his properties. Earlier this year, he made news when he was pulled over while driving a Ford Focus!
3.A Man's Friend Stole His Winning Lottery Ticket
Santiago Gasca is undocumented immigrant living in Idaho. He recently bought a scratch-off lottery ticket that won him $40,000. Since he is an undocumented immigrant, he can't cash the winning ticket himself. He asked a friend to cash the ticket for him and offered $1000 for help. The lady deposited the money in her account and told the man to get lost! There is nothing much he could do, though.