I am by NO means a gambling type of person. I don’t play the lottery, with the exception of a very occasional scratch ticket. I don’t go to casinos and I’m even fairly conservative when it comes to my 401 K stock portfolio. But after hearing the number 1 BILLION dollars…how could I not? How could I not buy into the dream of things you could do with that money!
So, I bought a ticket. Technically, I bought 5. I spent $10 of my hard earned money on a dream that has a VERY little chance of coming true. But, hey it sure is fun imaging what if. And what I could possibly do with some of that money. I read an article on NerdWallet that suggested 5 things you could do, or maybe should do as a billionaire. I will include some of those, as well as my own ideas below.
But let’s start with the basic facts about the powerball, the money, the chances and logistics.