The national lottery in South Africa happens twice a week in South Africa and thousands of people play the lottery each week. Considering that a ticket costs two rand and fifty cents and each person plays a minimum of two tickets a week one can only imagine how money is made every week just from lotto ticket sales, it is no wonder that the lottery is worth a million or more each week. Although not everyone can win the jackpot there are hundreds of people that can win by only having two numbers as long as one of the is the sixth number that was drawn. The national lottery in South Africa is also one of the way that the government is collecting money to help those in need by means of charities.
There are many stories of people who were down and out winning the lottery which enabled them to create a new life for themselves. Many South Africans would love to build their own dream house but unfortunately in today’s economy it is not possible for everyone to afford the luxury of building their own houses. The national lottery in SA can afford South Africans the chance to build their dream house. The lotto is hope for those with not much left but it also a game of chance so there is no guarantee that if you spend your last bit of money to play a card that you are going to win. Some of us are just not destined to be millionaires and although it is difficult to appreciate what we have when looking around and seeing what others have money is not going to make everyone happy, some people are happy with what they have got although it is not much.
The lotto is a happening each week that can either bring great joy or great sadness in many households in South Africa. The trick is not expect that way if you do win the national lottery in South Africa it will be a joyous occasion and if you do not win then you will not be so disappointed. It never hurt anyone to take a chance on the lottery.