You Just Won The Lottery, How Do You Want To Be Paid?

Matt McDonough
3 min readAug 4, 2022

Some lucky person in Illinois gets to answer this $1.4 Billion question. Winning the lottery changes each winner’s life in a unique way, but each person must answer the same first question: how do you want to be paid?

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Option 1 or Option 2?

A $2 Mega Millions ticket contains odds of 1 in 302,575,350 to win the jackpot … winning the…

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Matt McDonough

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