I Wanna Know What You Would Do If You Hit the Mega Millions

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    I Wish I Hit the Mega Millions

    pay off all student loans and get myself debt free buy a house in a nice part of DC, like in Georgetown or near the zoo buy a car give money to my family to help them out, and buy some of them homes and cars too donate to the local nonprofits around here save the rest
    yoyy yoyy
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Feb 1, 2009

    Another House

    If I won megabucks, I would buy a house with a big fenced in backyard with no neighbors. Then I could watch my girls run and play.
    Amala82962 Amala82962
    46-50, F
    Nov 14, 2011

    Really!?

    I'd go shopping on 5th avenue, buy a house for my mom, put myself through college buy a mercedez...NOT absolutely not. I mean, I'd get the Mercedez...duh, but I'd change my name, get legal status in some remote area of South America near the coast, and invest in the coca plant...
    runningfree87 runningfree87
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 7, 2011

    Uggh...

    I cant believe that any of you dint think of doing this...but I would first count the whole cash personally and make sure that every last piece of dough is mine...
    Floydian Floydian
    22-25, M
    11 Responses Feb 2, 2009

    Hmmmmm...

    First off i'd buy a porsche... [I've always wanted one.] A bunch of music gear, and a home. I'd help some people. Not red-cross style but like... fix up the building for my old NA group. That sort of thing. I'd help out some friends. A cousin of mine who is a brilliant...
    PreferAnAstronaut PreferAnAstronaut
    22-25, M
    Jun 24, 2011

    Oh

    I would invest in real estate.   I would go traveling.  
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Sep 13, 2009

    Easy

    This is the easiest thing I've answered so far. I'd buy my mom a house in Canada (she's totally in love with the country) and give her enough money to support herself there and maybe help her open her dog grooming salon if she'd still wanted it. After that I'd buy my younger...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jun 15, 2009

    BIG $$$$$$

    I would buy a lot of rice, corn and water filteration equiptment& personaly deliver it to people around the world that need it.  If I hit the mega mill. would you help? 
    monkeyskull monkeyskull
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Mar 7, 2009

    Mostly, I Would Help Animals,,

    If I had that kind of money,  I would first get a new car because mine is on its last leg.  I would love to by a huge estate in the country where I could have horses, dogs, cats, and not have to worry about what the neighbors would say.  Just do as I please. Lots...
    justANNIE justANNIE
    46-50, F
    Aug 17, 2008

    buy house. pay off my parents

    and Sisters debt. buy five vacant lots around the country just in case people that live around now come looking
    JackLo JackLo
    18-21, M
    May 19, 2015

    Give Most of It Away

    I would hire the very best people to design the very best youth program for all the kids in my little town that have nothing to do and no where to go. I would fund the sports and music programs at the High School so that every kid could participate. I would fill all the local...
    cc5439 cc5439
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Sep 16, 2009

    Good Question

    I would expand my company, and make a very big factory, it needs a lot of money!
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Dec 23, 2009

    The First Thing I Would Do Is

    Passout. wake up and giggle Breath in a paper bag so I wouldn't passout again. Then I would have to ask for help in spending all that money
    ablmu65 ablmu65
    41-45, M
    13 Responses Sep 14, 2009

    If I Had Mega Millions

    id make sure that my friends got some i mean my friends who have stuck by me. its the least i could do . i d buy myself a 5 bedroom house kitted out with all the latest tech and as a celebration id invite everyone i know to big party with all the major rock badns playing like...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 30, 2010

    Lets See...

    Ensure my family's long term financial security Make a sizeable donation to Freedom from Religion Foundation so they can keep up their wonderful work. Make a sizeable donation to American Atheists and their campaign to remind the religious reich that atheists can...
    NoGodsNoMasters NoGodsNoMasters
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 15, 2009

    Wander This World!

    You wouldn't see me for dust. I would be off and running ! If anyone wanted to go they would be more than welcome . I would take care of the family and vanish into thin air! Hugs
    redheadsrule redheadsrule
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jun 21, 2008

    Well, Let's See...

    for starters, i'd buy my mom the house of her dreams, any one that she wanted, anywhere in the world. i'd buy myself all the dental work i need. and i'd donate money to help animals in need, disease research (cancer, ms, alzheimer's, etc.), and any other organizations that...
    runnagirrl runnagirrl
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 15, 2008

    What Would I Do

        i would get health insurance , go to school  and get as much education as possible . get a new car  probilly . or buy my gf a car .
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 29, 2009

    I've Thought About This So Often...

    As I'm sure everyone has...lol OK...so after I leave the BMW dealer, the biggest dream I have, and have had for so long, is to go to a homeless shelter for single mom's and try to chose 6 women and there children to live in a beautiful 6 family dwelling on a beautiful...
    BrooklynGirl BrooklynGirl
    41-45, F
    Sep 15, 2009

    If I Won.

    If I won the lottery I would donate 15 % to the homeless people in my city and ,then I would buy my first home and a home for my mother.I would take care of the needs of my immediate family and friends.I would take my dream vacation to Ireland and Hawaii.I would buy a boat and...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 30, 2012

    House Payoff Pact

    My two best friends and I have made a pact several years ago that if one of us would hit the mega millions, we'd pay each others houses off, so we all could live comfortably. I hold true to that. I think it's a fantastic thing. It would be a pleasure to know that my friends are...
    sunnydani sunnydani
    31-35, F
    Aug 23, 2010

    ....

    I have a list of things I would do if I won enough to pay off my bills and set up a trust to live off of then I would do the following: Cripple Crow wouldn’t have to worry about Medical School tuition. Silver would stay in school and get as many degrees as he...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Aug 5, 2008

    How Much?

    I'm going to go with unlimited... 1) Pay off all my parents bills, every last one, and give my step dad enough money to stop working, because its basically killing him 2) pay off my tuition fees and accommodation fees (which will eventually total £30,000) 3) Pay for the...
    Tesse Tesse
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Feb 21, 2008

    Be Eccentric

    I'd build a big complex with high concrete walls, surrounded by a waterless moat full of blackberry bushes, enclosed with an electrified chainlink fence. This would all be on about 25 acres with another outer perimeter fence covered in vines. The complex would consume about 4 of...
    cerberus3030150 cerberus3030150
    36-40
    1 Response Sep 15, 2009

    Well?

    I would like to build a facility for my mother to be rehabilitated from her strokes and bring her closer to our family than where she is now.  I would also like to build nicer facilities for other residents and provide them activites designed especially for the aged...
    Shaylon Shaylon
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 22, 2008

    I Know What I Would Do and So Do All My Friends

    I would spread the money around to those that need it. Doctors without borders and such. I would really need to scope out the fraudulent charities. I am sure others could use it much more than I could. I don't need any numbered papers to feel gorgeous or happy. Knowing I...
    oxygenhasflaws oxygenhasflaws
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 14, 2009

    Read This If You Believe In Miracles, Like I Do!! --freshman

         5 years ago, I probably would have answered, "Well I'd go to Tiffany, Bergdorf's, Hollister, Versace (my favorite designer), Ralph Lauren, and a bunch of other places with my friends and go experience the utmost retail therapy :)". But nowadays, as I am...
    outsourcedslytherin outsourcedslytherin
    13-15
    Oct 10, 2010

    Mega Millions

    Last week or two weeks ago, I have watched a show on people who won the mega millions.  Most of them were good for a period of time and then they ended up losing everything.  The money didn't last.  I think on the show it stated that 31 or 34% become broke not long afterwards...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Sep 18, 2011

    What I Might Do If Won Mega Millions

    What I might do is buy some property build my own environment friendly house. I buy a plaza or mall. Donate some money to animal shelters. Donate some money to the food banks and to the poor. Buy myself some good clothes what I like not just what I could afford. I'd go...
    aquarius3 aquarius3
    66-70
    Nov 6, 2011

    What I Would Do...

    The first 10% of my NET would go to any organizations or foundations that feed/clothe/house homeless people, especially families with children with the proviso that EVERY CENT I donate goes to the people that need it, not to other overhead costs such as salaries, etc. After that...
    chillsdavis chillsdavis
    56-60, M
    Feb 16, 2012

    Besides Paying Off Debt For Myself and My Family

    I would give my best friend the money she needs to finish school.  I would build a log cabin deep in the woods on my property and have it totally off grid for electricity with solar panels and a small wind turbine.  And my Husband would be able to build his dream...
    ShewhoisEvolving ShewhoisEvolving
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Feb 21, 2008

    Pretty Easy

    First off, I would put all the money into savings... after I spent a little on random crap. :x And I'd dip into the money whenever it was needed.. Then, once my future hubby and I decide to settle down somewhere, I'd have a house built just for us and whatever spawns we may have...
    deletedd deletedd
    16-17, F
    Oct 17, 2009

    Well?

    I would like to build a facility for my mother to be rehabilitated from her strokes and bring her closer to our family than where she is now.  I would also like to build nicer facilities for other residents and provide them activites designed especially for the aged...
    Shaylon Shaylon
    26-30, F
    13 Responses Feb 22, 2008

    Thought About This

    one for years. I am not one who needs a lot of money, if I was to hit the big lottery say 50 mill which is not a lot but you can retire for life and have your kids set for their lives. Using the example of the 50 Mill. 25 mill would be taken buy the goverment automaticly, do I...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Jun 24, 2009

    Whatta Dream...

    I'd buy enough weed to last me the rest of my life. Which probably means acreage in Jamaica. Then I'd buy a black Bentley Continental GT- because I could- and spend the rest of the month just looking at it. Then I'd sell it, for like, a thousand bucks. To a homeless person...
    xenmuse xenmuse
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Sep 15, 2009

    I Would Share

    I would do what is right pay off my debts, pay for my kids college education, share some with my family but I would give money to the schools for kids books, teachers pay things that will help our youth and their future which is our future.
    1stleidee 1stleidee
    41-45, F
    Mar 30, 2012

    My Cause

    my cause is Anesthesia Awareness, and I would use the money to help fight AA on whatever ways I could. I'd like to start a sleep center( us survivors usually have a difficult time sleeping after), and use it to help make info available for those affected. I'd also have a modest...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982
    31-35, F
    Sep 5, 2011

    Learn To Sail

    Learn to sail and spend all of my time on my mega yacht, of course after I have made all of my friends and family financially secure
    gettinsum1 gettinsum1
    56-60, M
    Feb 11, 2010

    Day Dreaming....

     First I would hire an accountant to take care of tax crap so I couldnt screw it up! Then I would go buy a big forest green truck for my dad and a pretty victorian house for my mom. Once thats done I am goin on one huge shopping spree!Then of course I would make smart...
    blackcat blackcat
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 21, 2008

    £££££££££££££££££££££££££

    It would have to uk£'s right? Not dollars. I'd pay of my debts and my families debts. Build a house in Cyprus. Buy my mum the cafe she has always wanted. Buy the Mr a castle. Buy the little one as many red booties as she wants. Buy my sister and the boys their own...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Jan 29, 2009

    What I'd Do...

    Well, I'd start with the typical stuff. Ya know, pay off the family's debts and all. Then I'd buy my mum a decent car. And my sister, too. Then I'd do something for my dad. Even though my parents got divorced, he's helped us so much financially cos my mother wasn't well enough to...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 10, 2008

    If I Won The Lottery!!

    i would probably become a full time charity worker, working for various charities, helping out and donating money where needed, so that would enable me to go on holiday whenever i want, for how long i want, being able to live a comfortable life and i would always have something...
    cowshed123 cowshed123
    36-40, M
    30 Responses Sep 18, 2011

    IF I Hit the Mega Hmmm

    I would pick up Pix and fly around the world.   i have to ask first if she would go.     She might not want to leave her job.    
    PTMAN PTMAN
    51-55, M
    18 Responses Sep 15, 2009

    If I Ever Hit The Mega Millions

    The saying is "Money can't buy you happiness" but in my situation it would cause I wouldn't have to worry about being stressed out when it comes to paying my bills every month. If I become rich I can get myself out of debt by paying off all my medical bills, and pay off my...
    BELLYBUTTONQUEEN83 BELLYBUTTONQUEEN83
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 1, 2013

    Simple...

    All uncles, aunts, and my parents as well as my 1st cousins that are over 18 would get a couple million a piece. Then I am off to buy an expensive car and move to another state. Then from there I would attend a school out there and change my major from computer technology to...
    Krie Krie
    22-25
    Mar 26, 2012

    What I Would Do

    1. GET MORE MONEY, yes very selfish and greedy, but i want to live like Edmund Dantes. 2. Find/Build my perfect houses, maybe all around the world, or maybe all close to each other, yes i want to be that rich 3. Buy all the transformers cars from the movie. 4. Own a building...
    sasoridomo sasoridomo
    18-21
    2 Responses Jul 7, 2008

    A Lesson In Generosity

    I would exercise my giving skills and try to use as little of the money for myself as I could. The first thing I would do would pay off my parents' mortgage and debts, force them into early retirement, and set them up in the Poconos to relax for once in their lives. I would buy...
    birdsong415 birdsong415
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 23, 2008
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