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Mark it Paid, Charleston Couple is Debt Free After $250,000 Lottery Win
3/1/2016 11:19:49 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (March 1, 2016) When are taxes, loans and bills ever fun?

When youve won a quarter-of-a-million dollars and dont have to worry about them anymore.

That happened for a Charleston couple this week, when the husband scratched off a $250,000 win on the Mega Bucks game while sitting in his driveway waiting on the garage door to open.

I called my wife from the car, he said.

And for several days the couple poured over their bills and expenses coming up with a plan.

My wife figured it all out, credited the husband.

They are debt free today.

Im relaxed, the winner said.

As of this release, four top prizes of $250,000 remain in the $10 Mega Bucks game. The odds of winning $250,000 are 1 in 696,000.

For selling the claimed ticket, Kwik Stop Food Mart in Charleston received a commission of $2,500.

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