Life after winning
Natalia Vlasova often gave tickets to family members. As the winner said, all this time with her “hope was, what ever (will be able to win). Poverty tortured, tired already”. After her victory, the regional media wrote, that members of the Vlasova family had to delete pages on social networks due to requests for help and threats of ransomware. However, none of them contacted the police.. Later “The chair” denied information about threats.
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Young spouses Elsa and Rinat Islamovs from Naberezhnye Chelny won in October 2017 of the year 1 one million rubles. They had never played the lottery before..
We didn't keep playing, because i am sure, can't be so lucky the second time.
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Elsa confessed to the portal Moscow 24, that not too gambling person: “I think, after such an incident, people get excited and start playing. My husband and I don't have that. Probably, after all, we are not so gambling. We didn't keep playing, because i am sure, can't be so lucky the second time”.
54-summer Gennady Tsyplukhin from Lipetsk region also won 1 one million rubles. And although he plays the lottery more 10 years old, does not call himself an avid gambler. “I've never bought lottery tickets in batches, so that thousands on 50 rubles. Not, one or two tickets per week, when possible. I'll win somewhere, I'll lose somewhere - that's what it worked out for”, - said Gennady.
The millionaire hasn't played the lottery for several years. However, after winning, he continued to buy tickets in the hope of luck..
Everyone, who buys the ticket, hopes to win. And I hoped and wanted to win. Though, on the other hand, when crossed out the last digit, did not immediately believe my eyes. I came to my senses only an hour later, when I checked the ticket on the website.
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“I would like more, but thanks for that too”, - laughs Gennady Tsyplukhin. 200 he has already spent thousands of the winnings on gasification of his country house.
Consultant psychologist Anatoly Beloklokov told the Moscow portal 24, how to define, Is the person sick with gambling addiction, and how to deal with it.
If a person buys one ticket a week and, the main thing, no damage to this or yourself, does not harm others - this is not gambling addiction. This is his deliberate choice.. Sign of gambling addiction, when rates rise significantly, despite the losses. Dependent people are already beginning to mortgage property up to apartments.
Treatment for gambling addiction takes place individually and it is absolutely possible to overcome it in a few months, believes Beloklokov. “the main thing, to make the person aware of the problem. After that, a request for change will appear: “I play a lot. Why? I want to change something in myself””, - said the psychologist.
A good recommendation for winners of gambling is not to divulge their big winnings. “First you need to learn financial literacy. Go to courses and gain skills and information from successful people, who know how to invest money and properly manage investments”, - added Beloklokov.
In his opinion, rich people prefer not to play the lottery, because they are used to achieving everything by their own efforts, and not rely on luck. And lottery winners must first give up the poor mindset. And it takes time.
According to the theory of probability, the chance to win the jackpot in “Russian lotto” – 1 to 45 795 673 964 460 800 (45 quadrillion 795 trillion 673 billion 964 million 460 thousand 800).
Chances of winning a super prize in the lottery “The slogan “4 out of 20” – 1 to 23 474 025 (23 million 474 thousand 25). The probability of winning at least the minimum prize is already estimated as 1 to 3,4. “76% lottery participants in Russia become winners”, - assured Zoya Gafarova.