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It is really worth it to play the lottery?

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I have been playing the lottery for at least six months straight and the only funds I have made from it was $50.00 and wondering out there from others is is worth it? Even when you are playing with a strategy or systems and even additional numbers the pay off to me, is still not worth the risk of losing hundreds of dollars a month. Tell what you think? All opinions are wellcome but don't be rude in the process.

 

Happygirl665

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rcbbuckeyeComment by rcbbuckeye - August 3, 2011, 9:32 am
Over the years I win between 15% and 20% of what I bet. So if I play $1200 in a year, my average return is about $200.
So, the lottery is not a game where you will PROBABLY make a profit. I play for fun, and for a jackpot. If you play thinking you are going to always make a profit, you are better off with the stock market (maybe), or a casino.
Good luck!
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happygirl665Comment by happygirl665 - August 3, 2011, 12:41 pm
You are absolutely right about not playing to make a profit because you will be very disappointed. Howeve, I know people who use their whole paychecks but hardly ever make a dime, but sometimes get a lucky streak or two. I, myself, have been running a lottery pool for the powerball and this has been much fun and we have been hitting small hits, while putting it back into the system.
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Comment by CashWinner$ - August 3, 2011, 9:44 pm
I've invested more than I've won..over time..but I still play kuz I have fun..
Best of Luck 2 ya, whichever you decide!!
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larry3100Comment by larry3100 - August 11, 2011, 6:43 pm
If your in it to win it,forget it.You play it to have a dream about what you would do if you win the big jackpot.I'll buy a few lottery tickets a month and I'll think about what I'll buy with the jackpot.First thing I'll do is buy a house with beautiful furniture from Europe.And then a car,maybe an Lexus and then go on a fabolous world wide trip with family and a few close friends.And then set up a trust fund for my family.Any day now,my boats coming in.I must go now.It's that time to buy my lottery tickets!.I feel a big win coming!.
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happygirl665Comment by happygirl665 - August 12, 2011, 7:48 am
Wow Larry you got things all figured out! You are a man with a plan to come :) At the time when I posted this blog I was pretty pissed off because I had not won anything but since then I have started a lottery pool in my area and it has mushroomed. It is really exciting to see all of us putting out money in a week to see if we hit or not.

Your plans are pretty much like mines, and Yes, I do plan to set up trust funds for my granddaughters and bless the rest of the family. Thanks for sharing.
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jump6702Comment by jump6702 - January 2, 2012, 7:09 pm
if you are in it to win a lot of money. forget it. it about a dream if you hit the big one (million) my's is a nice house,car,truck,boat,share with family and friends.it pay the bill when i hit. i pay up for a month ahead. so i save money also. for me it work ok. most it don't. experiment is best but follow the people that hit for the beginner.

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