Canada Lottery

What Kind Of Lottery Winner Would You Be? (QUIZ)

Posted 07.28.2014 | Canada Living

So you’re dreaming about winning the lottery: What type of winner would you be? Are you going to swim in a pool of gold coins? Maybe a world tour is...

Someone's Holding Onto A $50-Million Lotto Ticket

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.17.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Someone who bought a lotto ticket in Langley, B.C. is very, very rich — if he or she figures it out. A winning Lotto Max ticket worth $50 million...

Responsible Wealth: 10 Ways You Can Use Your Lottery Winnings To Improve The World

Posted 07.08.2014 | Canada Living

Let’s say you hit the jackpot — we’re talking about the $50-million range here — what do you do next? Your first moves are predictable: settle...

Teen Mom Wins Massive Lottery Prize

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.23.2014 | Canada Business

Teen mom Kelsie Hodgin was looking to buy a house where she could raise her five-month-old daughter, but after winning $7 million in the Atlantic Lott...

Lottery Agencies: Hey, Young People! Buy More Lotto Tickets

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.23.2014 | Canada Business

WINNIPEG - Provincial lottery agencies are facing a big problem — millennials aren't buying lottery tickets nearly as much as their parents do.The a...

$586-Million U.S. Lottery Open To Canadians

CBC | Posted 02.15.2014 | Canada Business

One of the largest lottery prizes in U.S. history is up for grabs on Tuesday, and Canadians are welcome to test their luck south of the border. The ...

B.C. Resident Wins BIG

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.01.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Peter Mueller may be retired, but he just made $20 million. The 68-year-old Revelstoke, B.C. resident won a Lotto 6/49 jackpot after his ticket mat...

Newsflash: The Lottery is Not a Career Plan

Dr. Curtis L. Odom | Posted 02.08.2013 | Canada Living
Dr. Curtis L. Odom

There was a lot of anxious hysteria in my neck of the woods recently. People were lining up in the hopes of hitting it big on the Powerball jackpot. People were pinning their next career move on winning. But why? And what does that say about your current job? Well, I am guessing you don't like it. But I have news for you... the lottery is not a valid career plan.

Ford Should Not Gamble His Future at the Casino

Samuel Getachew | Posted 07.30.2012 | Canada Politics
Samuel Getachew

In a recent poll found that 32.5 per cent of Torontonians oppose building a waterfront casino. To Mayor Rob Ford, an enthusiastic supporter of the idea, this may be a warning as he looks ahead to his uncertain re-election campaign in just over two years.

Retired Teachers From Niagara Falls Win Millions In Lottery

THE CANADIAN PRESS | Posted 09.19.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS — TORONTO - Baseball was partly responsible for Carmen and Loretta Demizio's big lottery win, so it's only fitting that one of th...