I think the older you are when you win, the more conservative in your spending. It doesn’t go to your head.
Nah. Jack Whittaker won the largest single prize Powerball, $300 million, to which he took a single payout, after tax, of $120 million. He was an older man, who even owned a multi-million construction company.
He was broke after within 5 years of winning.
It’s all about the values you’ve been cultivating up until the lottery win. Good values will make it good fortune. Borderline values will make it hell on earth.