Michael Carroll, 27, became extremely rich 8 years ago when he took home the jackpot in a big lottery. Michael was at that time 19-years-old and living in small town in England. He had a quite bad reputation at that time because of his criminal past, and it didn't take long before he got the nickname "Lotto Lour" by the press. Anyhow, as a multi-millionaire Michael quit his daytime job and started[...] Read more » Won £9.7 million - now everything is gone
Joined: Dec '09
Age: 58 (M)
yeah i think that he didnot want say yale but jail.... anyway lose for me it like 12 million of $$ canadian dollars wow hes really bad with money .... with 12 million you can easily make all your life ....
Joined: Apr '09
Age: 35 (M)
To be fair, I probably would have ended up dead if I received that amount of money when I was 19. I think I probably would have been permanently high.
Still, Im not much of a consumerist, I wouldn't have bought any bling, dumb cars, etc. Some would have gone on a modest house (say $500K AUS$) And a lot into investments that weren't too risky. I dont think I could make it all disappear in that amount of time. Even supporting a daily drug habit that money should last a loooong ass time.
Joined: Oct '09
Age: 28 (F)
Sick man ... I don know how to do it.. I will give all my family membars 1mln and for me will be 4million I wont buy a big house just live in small, invest 1mln somewhere 0.5mln in poker ;D and other in bank .. that all ..