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A staggering two thirds of Brits would consider leaving their partner if they won a million pounds playing online bingo or the National Lottery, according to a new study.

Amazingly, one in five people would only need to win £1000 before they considered ditching their partner.

Whilst men are more likely to hit the jackpot, spending over three times the amount of money on gambling or gaming a week than women, ladies are more likely to leave their partner if they came into a large amount of money.

The survey of 3,000 people, commissioned by, also revealed guys are more likely to not tell their partner if they came into money.

And when it comes to the amount of money deemed life-changing - men are also the greediest. They need to win £410,616 more than women for their jackpot to make a dramatic difference to their life. Yet when asked how much money Brits would share if they won a million – men were the most generous, saying they would shell-out 18%of their winnings to family members.

The research also showed ditching a partner isn’t the only life-changing step gamblers may take if they came into money. A whopping 66%of people surveyed said they would consider leaving the area they live in.

People in the North East are the most likely to up-sticks, with the south the most popular relocation destination. Londoners crave sunnier climates - almost one in five (18%) said they would move to the continent to enjoy their winnings.

The reason most Brits would move location in the event of a windfall was due to hating where they live now, whilst almost a third confessed they would welcome a win solely to enable them to get away from their neighbours.

When it comes to splashing their lottery or bingo cash, one in five people would book a round the world trip, one in ten would buy a flash car or go on a dream holiday and a worthy one in twenty would give money to charity.

Steve Lerner from said: “It’s incredible how many people would consider leaving their partner if they came into money and it’s shocking for some, it wouldn’t take much cash to trigger the decision.

“Littlewoods has been creating big winners for almost 85 years. The research does prove how life changing winning money can be, enabling people to go on dream holidays, buy a flash car or move house and it’s fantastic to think that potentially changes peoples lives daily!”

Contacts Details:

Steve Lerner
Head of Bingo & Games
Tel: 0151 2883187

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