A Connecticut Lottery Player Just Got Really Lucky With $25,000 a Year for Life
It must be amazing to win a grand prize from the Connecticut Lottery. I can't imagine how wonderful it must feel to have a lump sum that will make all of your debts disappear overnight. Someone in the Naugatuck Valley has that feeling today thanks to the Connecticut Lottery's Lucky For Life.
You hear about the Powerball winner from Illinois, the mega-Millions jackpot winners from Pennsylvania, but how about the 'smaller' grand prizes? What would you do with $25,000 a year, each year, for the rest of your life? That's what someone from Ansonia who bought a Connecticut Lottery Lucky for Life ticket from Reliable Mini Mart on Seymour Ave in Derby has to decide today. It's not a $675,000,000 Powerball Jackpot, but $25,000 a year for life breaks down to a little over $2,000 a month. There's your mortgage payment.
I'm an occasional Connecticut lottery player, I'll buy a quick pick every few weeks, or a few scratch-off tickets, but I'm not a daily player. According to CTLottery.org, three $10,000 winners were pulled on December 1, 2023 in Norwich, North Haven, and New Britain. In fact, if you take a look back through this past month of November 2023 on the ctlottery.org's winners page, on average, some lucky Connecticut lottery player wins $10,000 - $50,000 every day. What I'm totally surprised at is that over the past month, there were 8 $10,000 - $50,000 winners at Keno here in Connecticut. The biggest prize that the Connecticut Lottery cashed out in November? November 17, someone won $2,000,000 on a Powerball ticket sold at Norwalk Convenience Mart.
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