Lottery wins alone don’t cause divorce | Philippa Perry

By: Juliet
On: Tuesday, 3 December, 2013

Despite the Daily Mail hype about post-lottery splits, the new mansion, luxury cars et al won’t fundamentally change your happiness levels

The Daily Mail is having a field day reporting on yet another lottery divorce. “Curse of the lottery strikes again”, it said on 1 December, “as huge win wrecks ANOTHER marriage: Couple who won £45.5m become third to split.” It goes on to tell us that the couple in question, the Scaddings, had vowed at the time of their win that the cash would only change their lives for the better. For all the Daily Mail knows their …read more

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