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Germany’s love of syndicates

The Lotto 6 aus 49 has become a central pillar in the German domestic lottery scene. The biggest reason for this is that 50% of all sales goes into prize funds. This means that the more people playing Lotto 6 aus 49 draws, the more you could win. This has created, in the nation of engineering, a huge fondness of syndicates. Germany has a lot of successful Lotto 6 aus 49 syndicates winning big cash sums on Lotto 6 aus 49 jackpots.

One of Lotto 6 aus 49’s lucky syndicates won 10.1 million euros in January 2013. A group of six hydraulic engineers from Stuttgart won the massive jackpot. The youngest of the group is a newly qualified engineering apprentice, aged 19 and the oldest is a senior manager, aged 62. The lucky players pocketed a cool 1.68 million euros each. One of the winners, a 37 year-old father-of-two, has already purchased his dream family home, and his dream Porsche 911 Carrera. All six have continued to work for the engineering firm.

A syndicate of Bosch programmers won 5,5 million euros in May 2006. The team had been watching the Lotto 6 aus 49 draw live on television at their favorite Berlin pub when the numbers came up. After the hangovers each member of the syndicate, 8 persons in total, received € 687,500. According to newspapers, the team continued to work at Bosch, however their lifestyles changed – one lucky winner bought a € 240,000 Mercedes-Benz whilst another purchased a € 548,000 solar-powered 5 bedroom home. The group even continued to play 6 aus 49 in their syndicate.

So, if you want to spread the odds and play with a team why not try out a syndicate? The Lotto 6 aus 49, due to the level of popularity, have great odds and big cash prizes that can mean your syndicate can win big.

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