Tag Archives: Scams

Dangers of Sudden Wealth?

In harsh economic times, the lure of a life-changing windfall has even more sparkle. Little wonder that Colin and Chris Weir from Largs are reportedly “tickled pink” with their £161m Euromillions jackpot. But what dangers await them? People who receive sudden wealth often suffer great frustration over how to deal with such a large amount […]

Winning big is everyone’s dream …but are you ready for it?

In harsher economic times, the lure of a life-changing ­windfall has even more sparkle. The National Lottery is this month celebrating its 15th anniversary, with licensee Camelot ­staging parties for past winners all round the UK, including a gathering at Hampden Park for some of Scotland’s 436 big winners, among them 190 millionaires or multi-millionaires […]