In the US, the Ukrainian “mistake” won the lottery of 5 million dollars


В США украинка «ошибочно» выиграла в лотерею 5 млн долларовThe woman decided to win parts.

46-year-old housewife and mother of two children Oksana Zaharova from the city of Edgewater (new Jersey, USA – ed.) won the 5 million. not buying that lottery ticket. About it reports USA Today.

It is reported that O. Zakharova decided to buy a lottery ticket, worth $ 1. in one of supermarkets of new York in Manhattan. Perhaps the seller misread the request of the client and by mistake sold the woman the ticket for $ 10.

“When the salesman handed me the wrong ticket, I was upset, but still decided to buy it. For several weeks I used the card as a bookmark before you decided to erase the protective coating,” said she.

The newly minted millionaire explained that immediately validates lottery tickets, as ever, didn’t win anything.

“I was sure that the ticket is fake. And until I was led to the office operator, I do not believe that it really happened,” — commented on his 5-million win O. Zakharova.

She decided not to take the whole amount at once, and to win parts. Thus, over the next 19 years, O. Zakharova, will receive an annual payment in the amount of us $ 260,000. (tax — 172 thousand dollars.) and one additional payment in the amount of $ 60,000. (with taxes — $ 39,000.). After that, she will continue to receive an annual net payment of $ 172 000 dollars before the end of his life.

According to the users of the social network, O. Zakharova immigrant from Vinnytsia region. In America, she works as a realtor. Part of a multi-million prize plans to spend on a family vacation in the Bahamas, as well as higher education for his two children.


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