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Old 01-08-2004, 12:55 PM   #16
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and totally off topic...but why are winners taking lump sum payments these days? wouldnt it be better to take the full amount in the long run?
You don't think almost 70mil after taxes is enough? I'd do the lump sum if it was that high, then I could invest it right away, rather than wait.
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Old 01-08-2004, 01:07 PM   #17
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yeah, see im kinda clueless about those things...lol.

taxes suck
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i just saw the video clip of her confessing on cnn



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You don't think almost 70mil after taxes is enough? I'd do the lump sum if it was that high, then I could invest it right away, rather than wait.
give it to friends, invest it, spend it, do whatever with it right away


i don't want to wait years and years to get the $
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i just saw the video clip of her confessing on cnn



I can't believe it!

http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmp...illions_winner
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you get the lump sum because over time you can invest and get more money later on.
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