10 Crazy Ways That Lottery Winners Spent Their Money



Michael Carroll – Home Made Destruction Derbies

Arguably one of the most famous lottery winners ever, Michael Carroll became well known in the United Kingdom and around the world when he began to spend his $15.8 million winnings incredibly quickly. As well as buying an estimated $3,000 of crack cocaine every day, he also bought several luxury cars and crashed them on a homemade racetrack. This eventually led to Carroll having to sell his mansion after losing almost all of his wealth.

Gerald Muswagon – Partying

Having won $10 million on the Super 7 jackpot lottery in 1998, Gerald Muswagon promptly began a partying lifestyle that involved hosting huge events and drinking large amounts of alcohol. According to reports, it was not unusual for the Canadian to spend thousands of dollars every night. After losing all of his winnings, he tragically killed himself in 2005 after realizing how he had wasted the money.