Money for Nothing
One Man's Journey Through the Dark Side of Lottery Millions
ISBN10: 0061284181 ISBN13: 9780061284182 Publisher: Harperbusiness Published: Oct 1 2008 Pages: 238 Weight: 0.44lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
For the better part of a decade, Edward Ugel spent his time closing deals with lottery winners, making a lucrative and legitimate--if sometimes not-so-nice--living by taking advantage of their weaknesses . . . weaknesses that, as a gambler himself, he knew all too well.
In Money for Nothing, he explores the captivating world of lottery winners and shows us how lotteries and gambling have become deeply inscribed in every aspect of American life, shaping our image of success and good fortune. Money for Nothing is a witty, wise, and often outrageously funny account of high expectations and easy money.