They thought they had only won $50,000. But when Ontario couple JoAnn and Gaetan Champagne collected their Lotto Max win, it turned out to be $50 Million.
All they wanted was a little money to renovate the bathroom and kitchen, reported the Canadian Press, but an eastern Ontario couple won collected a $50 million lottery jackpot say they're buying a whole new house.
JoAnn and Gaetan Champagne of Hawkesbury, Ont., initially misread the results of their 2012 Lotto Max win and thought they were getting $50,000.
When they realized the prize was in millions, they were dumbfounded.
Lesson learned ... get your tickets checked by the lotto store!