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How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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Does Powerball Really Fund Education?

Where does the money go when you buy a lottery ticket?

Many states claim that their Powerball revenues are used to fund education budgets, but experts…

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4 Things To Know If You Win The $1.4 Billion Powerball Jackpot

Should you become an overnight millionaire, Wells Fargo Advisors offers these money management tips

If by chance you become an overnight millionaire, Wells Fargo Advisors offers these money manatement…

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Virginia Couple Wins Lottery for the Third Time

Don't you wish you had their luck?

This Virginia couple continues to win the lottery

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You Could Win Mega Millions And Still End Up Broke

Another huge jackpot has us thinking: If I could just hit the lottery, I'd be set for life. Or would you?

If you could just hit the lottery, you’d be set for life. Or would you?…

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84-Year-Old Fla. Woman Wins Powerball Jackpot

Winner opts for lump sum

Florida woman wins record Powerball jackpot.

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With No One Coming Forward, Town of Winning Powerball Ticket In Suspense

Theories abound in a small town in Fla.

A town waits and wonders.

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With No Winners, Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Swell

Winner from Wednesday's drawing likely

Could you be a big winner?

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NJ Powerball Winner to Pay Neighbors’ Rent With Jackpot

Powerball winner is a modern-day Robin Hood

Pedro Quezada says he wants to ‘help a lot of people’

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Proposal Bans Welfare Recipients from Buying Lottery Tickets

Do you think this is fair?

North Carolina lawmakers draft legislation banning welfare recipients from playing the lottery

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Is Playing the Lottery for ‘Losers?’

Expert says it's best to avoid this game

Financial adviser Mellody Hobson explains why you’re wasting your time and your money with the…

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Powerball vs. Power Moves: Hard Work, Not Luck Needed

How you can do something even luck can't trump

As the lucky winners rejoice and plan their Powerball spending spree, remember, there’s something more…

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91 year-old Granny Wins the Lottery—Again!

Great-grandmother hits the lottery twice in three months

Great-grandmother hits the lottery twice in three months

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Lucky Guy! Homeless South Carolina Man Wins $200k Lottery

The unidentified winner says he plans to buy a house

The unidentified winner says he plans to buy a house

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“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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