A butcher from Brooklyn used part of her coffee break to buy a $10,000 A Week For Life scratch-off ticket for $20. It is the best financial decision she has ever made.
Butcher Margaret Douglas wasted no time in scratching her ticket – she was still on coffee break after all. What she saw made her heart beat wildly – a coin and the word life. It was then she realized that she had won the top prize of $10.000 a week for life. She had won a handsome lifetime pension on her coffee break.
She later opted to receive the lump sum equivalent of $4,854,424 after taxes. The happy lady now plans to buy a new home and perhaps cut back on working hours.
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