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If your parents won the lottery, a million, do you think they would share with you?

 
dancinintherain

Asked by dancinintherain at 1:19 PM on Nov. 3, 2010 in Relationships

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  • WOW I am surprised athow many people don't think that a million after taxes isn't much money. Even if you are taxed at 50% it's $500,000 bucks!!! To me that's alot of money!!!!
    .science.mom.

    Answer by .science.mom. at 2:04 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • Maybe. A million isn't much after taxes. They'd barely be able to pay off their house with that, so there wouldn't be much to share lol. BUT I am an only child so if they did decide to share I wouldn't have to split it with anyone haha.
    jessicarae787

    Answer by jessicarae787 at 1:22 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • Absolutely not. I borrowed $165 on a Tuesday to buy the rest my college books, Friday I paid my mom back. Even to this day, over 5 years later, she still feels like I owe her that $165, and has refused to help out any other time I've needed it because of this. So I don't even THINK about getting money from my parents.
    matobe

    Answer by matobe at 1:24 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • They'd probably buy me a car or something that I want. A million isn't that much money these days.
    Nanixh

    Answer by Nanixh at 1:27 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • My mother, no. My dad and stepmom, yes. They would share.
    August07Mom

    Answer by August07Mom at 1:59 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • I think they would help me with my bills but i wouldnt expect anything from them...they have already done so much for me as i was growing up.
    Shelii

    Answer by Shelii at 1:22 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • I know they would at least buy me a house, and I'd do the same if I won as well!
    SabrenaLeigh

    Answer by SabrenaLeigh at 1:22 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • Of course!
    older

    Answer by older at 1:23 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • After taxes its not a lot of money and i have 2 other sisters. So I would want them to be very secure and have enough to retire and do everything they wanted to do. I do think that would do a family vacation for us all to be together somewhere exotic and memerable
    batjmom

    Answer by batjmom at 1:25 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • If my mom won, I would get a lot and then some. If my dad won, I would see much of anything.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 1:32 PM on Nov. 3, 2010