If you had one wish, what would it be? Most people will choose to win the lottery. Some people want a big mansion or a fancy car. Others just want to relax and not have to worry about paying bills. Either way, being handed millions of dollars is an experience no one will pass up. In 2015, everyone’s dream became a reality for Marie Holmes. The poor single mother played the North Carolina Powerball lottery for $188 million!
There is a much bigger chance to get struck by lightning than to win the lottery. However, the stars aligned in her favor, and Holmes was one of three lucky winners! Unfortunately, this money that was supposed to help her family ended up hurting her. She went down a financially and emotionally draining spiral. Check out these big winners who may have wished she didn’t even win the lottery in the first place.