This is great news for a Newbury, Massachusetts Business

The Plum Island Provisions store in Newbury, Mass sold a scratch ticket from the Massachusetts State Lottery's "Massachusetts Millionaire's Club" and it was a million-dollar winner, according to a Facebook post!  The customer already claimed the money and the store will receive a $10,000 bonus!  Nice!

The Odds Are Not in Your Favor

According to the Mass Lottery, there are 8 million dollar lottery tickets that could win you a million and the odds are one out of 2,016,000.  So, all in all, not a bad payday for the person who bought the ticket and for the store!

So Much Money Is Spent on Lottery Tickets

According to an article from December 2019 from cnbc.com, Americans spend over $1,000 per year on lottery tickets.  To me, that seems like a low number.  Seems that everytime I go in to the gas station to grab a soda for my ride home, I am in front of "that guy" who says,

Hey, yea... uh.... give me five of those and six of those and ..... Oh yeah, can you check to see if these are a winner?!

AAAAAAH!  It drives me insane.  I just want to scream!  To me, it's throwing your money away, but what do I know?  This article is only going to encourage people to play and I say, go for it.  Life is tough enough, so why not?

They Need Help

If you are looking for a job, Plum Island Provisions is looking for line cooks and front-end cashier/cold sandwich maker.  So, if you are looking for a lucky place to work, this might be the perfect place for you!  They are located at 29 Plum Island Turnpike, Newbury, MA.

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