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Birmingham Jeweler, Jeff Dennis Jewelers Loses 70k on Super Bowl Bet Needless to say all of America was shocked at the outcome of the 48th annual Super Bowl. Most sports outlets said this was going to be one of the best games to watch, the Broncos vs Seahawks. Both teams had earned their way to the top, but with one of the best quarterbacks in the league, Peyton Manning, playing for the Broncos, most bets were against the Seahawks. We all remember Richard Sherman’s boast during the championship game, stating he was “the best corner in the game” and trashing Read More →

New Years Snow in Chicago Costs Jeweler $151,000 Ever taken a gamble you were 99.9% sure you would win? Rich and Peggy Bennett, owners of P.K. Bennett in Chigago made a promise to customers if it snowed 3.5 inches by noon on New Years all holiday jewelry would be free. According to the National Weather Service it snowed 3.7 inches which lost Bennett’s company $151,000! Bennett says he is happy to lose the gamble, it helps his business out tremendously. He is even set to have a champagne party for his customers. Prior to New Years Bennett launched a promotion, Read More →