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If You Won the Lottery, What Would You Do with the Winning?

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If You Won the Lottery, What Would You Do with the Winning?

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If you won the lottery, what would you do with the winning? What are you reasons for spending the money that way? I’m very good at thinking about what I would do if I ever won the lottery. The first things I would do are screaming and shouting with joy and confusion and thanking God a million time. Ones I am finished thanking God. I would organize my life. I would buy my five bedrooms and two –and-half bathroom house. That is my dream house. I would pay off my debt. It would feel good to be debt free. I would also show my gratitude to my family, who has shown me great support during the times of my breast cancer. They knew how scared I was during that time of need. I would take my husband on a cruise because it is something he always wanted to do. I would consider donating 10% to charities that are close to my heart (like cancer research, children’s charities). The government is going to get the money as taxes, (or if I have to spend it as write off anyway). I might as well support something that I feel strongly about. I would make sure my fourteen years old son has money for college, and also my grandchildren. I would open up my own business. I always wanted a Child Care Center. I would keep money in the bank account for luxuries and travel. I am terrible with managing my money, so I would try using it in a way to increase my wealth over the long term. Finally, I would not quit my job just because I became very wealthy. How, I would need something to keep me busy and keep me from spending all of the money. I would take a leave of absence until the excitement died down. Winning the lottery would allow me to support the charities, and to become debt free, but I also want to show my gratitude my family and open up my own business. I put half of it in the bank. I believe that if I was given the opportunity to have a big sum of money given to me, I would love to give some of that away to people that truly...