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Is America Ready for a “No-Lose Lottery”? (Update)

Most people don't enjoy the simple, boring act of putting money in a savings account. But we do love to play the lottery. So what if you combine the two, creating a new kind of savings account with a lottery payout?

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 November 23, 2017  45m
curated by egghat in Egghat empfiehlt | January 29, 2018
Wie bekommt man die Menschen zum Sparen? Wieso geben sie soviel Geld für Glücksspiele, Wette und Lotto aus? Sollte man beides vielleicht einfach mal kombinieren?
curated by egghat in Egghats Podcast der Woche | January 29, 2018