The Florida Lottery is glad to make an announcement around a player from Bay County who has recently earned a fortune. The lottery team has revealed that the name of the lucky player is Aaron Waters. Aaron Waters is a 29-year-old lady that is a resident of Youngstown.
According to the officials, Waters has just become one of the youngest millionaires from Youngstown and is now all set to change her life forever.
The lottery officials have confirmed that the player ended up winning a million-dollar prize. Surprisingly, the game he had played is called “The Fastest Road to $1,000,000” so the player has finally taken the road.
The Fast Road to $1,000,000 is one of the best instant lottery games that is offered by the Florida Lottery. The players playing the instant lottery games do not have to wait for the draws to take place to find out if they have won anything or not.
When it comes to instant lottery games, all the players need to do is purchase the ticket and scratch it to find out if they have won something or not.
As per the lottery team, the player had securely deposited her $1,000,000 prize-winning scratch-card with required details at the Florida Lottery office’s dropbox.
As soon as the ticket from Waters had been received by the lottery team, he was presented with two options. Waters could either go for the annuity installment plan to receive a portion of the prize money on a yearly basis. Or, Waters could walk away with a one-time lump sum of $790,000 after federal/state tax deductions.
The Florida Lottery confirmed that Waters went for the one-time lump sum and went home $790,000 richer.
As per Aaron Waters, he had purchased his $1,000,000 prize-winning ticket from Always Shop. The particular store is located at 14340 Highway 231, Youngstown. The officials have confirmed that the store will also be receiving a bonus commission for selling the lucky ticket.
The lottery team has confirmed that the $2,000 bonus commission the store has received is the 0.2% of the prize money.
Aaron Waters informed the lottery officials that he has been working at a supermarket for a really long time as a check-out operator. However, he always wanted to have a store of his own that he could run and this is going to be his opportunity.
As per Waters, the million-dollar prize money has come as a blessing for him and he is not going to let it go to waste. The player is determined to invest his winning and make the best out of it in near future. The player also confirmed that he is going to buy himself a new car with the money he has won.