idiggory, King of Bards wrote:
Eske Esquire wrote:
If you want the money in one lump sum, don't you only get a much smaller portion of it? What kind of money could one expect to walk away with if they won the 640 mil?
The cash option is $460M right now, annuity is $640M.
You choose which you want when you buy the ticket.
Ah, thanks. That's actually much more than I thought it would be.
The office has decided that they're going to also go in for the Powerball ($60 million or so?), since they figure it's being sort of ignored in favor of the Mega Millions. For my part, I'm wondering if any of them would be feeling particularly charitable to their young intern if they happen to win. Edited, Mar 30th 2012 1:24pm by Eske