Are lower division Handball leagues subject to corruption?

These recent articles in the New York Times highlights a recent soccer match fixing scandal in the lower divisions of German soccer. What’s depicted here could also describe the situation in Handball’s lower leagues in Europe or even to a certain extent the top leagues as Handball players are not nearly as well compensated.

New York Times: Soccer on Fields Ripe for Fixing:

New York Times: Player Pulled Into Soccer Betting Maelstrom (8 Dec 09):