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Okay say you won the lotery if you took it all up front you could get a million but if you took it in yearly payments you could get more which would you take and why?

 
pinkdragon36

Asked by pinkdragon36 at 7:20 PM on May. 23, 2011 in Just for Fun

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Answers (14)
  • Hmmm yearly payments if I got more out of it...I'm patient :)
    lizi.clawson

    Answer by lizi.clawson at 10:46 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • it wouldn't matter, i'd still have taxes to pay.
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 7:22 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • Yearly! I tend to spend money like its going out of style, so if I got payments, I would be good
    staceybelly9

    Answer by staceybelly9 at 7:21 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • I would like to recieve a lottery check every year! Especially if it amounts to more money.
    SeasideNative

    Answer by SeasideNative at 7:24 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • Every year please. I would go through the one payment like there is no tomorrow.
    KayGia0704

    Answer by KayGia0704 at 7:25 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • Upfront - its all free money to me.
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 7:38 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • why would i refuse more money?
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 7:44 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • I would take it all upfront. I believe in living in the present.
    Syphon

    Answer by Syphon at 7:46 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • I'd take it lump sum because my understanding is that it does not pass to your heirs. It cuts off when you die.... I'd want my heirs to have some of the money too.
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 7:50 PM on May. 23, 2011

  • Up front because I'm in Canada and it's tax free.

    beeky

    Answer by beeky at 8:12 PM on May. 23, 2011