I hope he does well with it, but the odds are against him. Or her. Lottery winners usually are back where they were a few years later. Most do not handle the money well.
Would I do better? I like to think I would, not that I have any evidence to support the hypothesis. Actually, we probably have evidence to the contrary.
However, I believe my first stop after seeing the hard to believe set of numbers would be to visit the investment counselor down the road.
Well, directly after splurging on another 64 ounce Diet Coke.
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