UK woman is latest online gambling site winner
Sarah Jackson from the UK is the latest person to win at online gambling site, Billionairio.com, a raffle-style numbers games. This €1,000 win could see her through to a grand prize of €1 billion.
Sarah hails from Stafford in the UK and saw the Billionairio.com advert on board an EasyJet flight to Spain. The ad asked what you would do if you won a billion euros and Sarah promptly answered by buying a ticket.
“When I saw the ad I thought 'Gee, I can think of a billion ways to spend a billion euros,'" said the excited winner. “I'll start practicing with this 1000€ just in case.”
“Billionairio.com offers the biggest prize pool ever available anywhere and is the first game to offer a single player the opportunity to win €1 Billion Euro,” said Billionairo.com Managing Director Joseph Crivici. “And the chances of winning are better than any European state lottery.”
For interested parties, the following stats might help: there’s a 1 in 10,000 chance of winning €10,000 or more and it’s twice as likely for a player to win the grand prize €1 billion (£630,000) than a large state lottery jackpot.
Billionairio.com determines its winning numbers through major global stock indices. Winning numbers are made up of the last digit of the closing value of pre-determined indices on the day of the prize draw.
With every prize ticket, each with its own unique number, purchased the prize pool increases. So far, 75 million tickets are available and each ticket is eligible for as many as five separate cash prizes from €1,000 to the incredible €1 billion final jackpot.