After receiving an email informing her about a $3million jackpot win, a Michigan nursing assistant said she was adding the state lottery to her “safe senders” list.
Laura Spears, 55 years old, was able to match the five winning numbers, 2, 5, 30, 46, and 61 in a $1 million New Year’s Eve drawing. Thanks to the bonus called “Megaplier,” her good fortune tripled to $3million.
According to the Oakland County woman, she purchased a ticket online before the drawing. However, she was scouring her junk mail for a related message days later.
She said to lotto officials
That’s when she saw an email from Lottery stating that I had won a prize.
I was shocked by what I read, so I logged into my lottery account to confirm the message. It is still shocking that I won $3 million.
She claimed the prize and said that she will share her wealth with her family and plan to retire early. According to online records, she is a nurse.
Spears stated that she added the Michigan Lottery’s name to her safe senders list in case she ever receive an email about a large prize.
Mega Millions’ jackpot was won for the last time on October 22, 2021 by a family from Lake Havasu City (Arizona). They won $108 million. The current jackpot is $376 million.
Spears’ fortune tripled after she spent $2 more to increase her winnings.
Mega Millions was once the lucky thing for a family from Lake Havasu City in Arizona. They won $108 million and had an October 22 jackpot.
The current jackpot is $376 Million. Tuesday’s drawing will be the next.