If You Won A Lot Of Money, What Happened After?

If you're like me, you often fantasize about winning the lottery, or some other gameshow or contest that would make you rich. Sure, winning the Powerball would be obviously amazing — but winning 100k or even 10k, for example, could change your life, too.

"Hello, I like money"
"Hello, I like money"


So, if you're one of the lucky few that this actually happened to, we want to hear your story. Did you go on Jeopardy! or another gameshow and win tens of thousands of dollars — or even more?

Screenshots from "Slumdog Millionaire"
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Maybe you won an online sweepstakes or hit the jackpot at a casino.

Screenshots from "What Happens in Vegas"
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Or, did you win the lottery or win big on a scratch ticket?

Jackie tells Roseanne that they won 108 million dollars in the lottery

If you did win money, what happened after? What did you buy with it? How long did it take to run out? Whatever your answers are, we want to know! Let us know in the comments below — or via this anonymous form — and you could be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post.