I don't play the lottery that often, only when the Powerball or Mega Millions is around a billion dollars or so.

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But after hearing about a Jackson, Michigan woman whose now a Millionaire after stopping to get a car wash I'm thinking about playing more often.

Here's the story of how stopping for a car wash led to a woman becoming a millionaire.

Michigan Woman Becomes Millionaire After Getting A Car Wash

Louise Adams of Jackson, Michigan is 77 years young and said that she doesn't buy a lottery ticket that often but is glad that she recently decided to buy one while stopping at Kelly’s Express Mart to get a car wash.

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After buying the Mega Millions lottery ticket for the March 26th drawing Louise Adams ended up matching all five white numbers which were 07-11-22-29-38.

She looked up those winning numbers online and saw that she matched the five white numbers but didn't know how much money she had actually won, turns out it was a lot.

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Louise Adams shared with Mlive about how she found out she was a millionaire

“I took the ticket to a retailer, and the worker looked at it, wrote something on a piece of paper, and then slipped the paper across the counter to me. When I looked at it and saw $1 million written down, I was speechless! Winning truly feels like a miracle.

 

Winning the lottery probably seemed like a miracle for these 5 Michiganders, but that's not always the case.

Five Michiganians Whose Lives Were Ruined After Winning Big Lottery Jackpots

We all think winning the lottery would solve all of our problems. But you know what they say: "Be careful what you wish for."

Take a look at these five Michigan residents who won life-changing money from the Michigan Lottery. Unfortunately, all of their lives took a drastic turn for the worse after their wins.

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