So your multi-million dollar win is sitting in the bank and you're pretty happy about everything right now. But then your finance manager taps you on the shoulder. "I think there's something you should know..." she says. Forbes.com looks into a winner's money and comes out with some surprising options for you.
It's part of the winning ritual - lottery jackpot winners photographed holding an oversized cardboard check with the gigantic prize amount shown on it. But could these lucky recipients take the signed check down to the bank and cash it?Read More
Good fortune followed Charles W. Jackson Jr. on Saturday when he won the US Powerball jackpot. The 66-year-old retiree from Raleigh discovered on Tuesday that he won the $344.6 million Powerball jackpot, the largest prize in the state's history.Read More
There was one winning ticket for Saturday’s $344.6 million Powerball, sold at a North Carolina grocery store. But the winner holding this ticket has yet to make an appearance. They have 180 days to claim their prize.Read More