Powerball Winners: Where Are They Now?

Jan 20, 2016 at 10:13 am |

Take the money and run

With the recent $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot (the highest in history), we became a nation even more obsessed with the chance of winning the lottery. With 44 states participating in Powerball, your odds of winning were next to nothing. But we all love to dream what we’d do with the money. For the very lucky few, this dream became a reality. Do you ever wonder what happened to the Powerball winners after their media frenzies died down? What did they actually do with the money? Of course it transformed lives, but not always for the better. Check out some of many stories of Powerball winners after they received their payouts.

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Find out where some Powerball winners are now!

What would you do with all that money?