These Days More Jackpot Winners Pay Off Debts Rather Than Splurge on Extravagances
An east coast computer industry worker says she’ll use the millions she won playing slots at Jackpot Capital Casino last week to pay off some bills and do some overdue home renovations. “It’s interesting. Lately I hear more and more big winners say they’ll use their good fortune to do practical things like pay off the mortgage or pay their kids’ college tuition,” observed Jackpot Capital Casino manager Oliver Smith. “They don’t seem to blow it all on an extravagant holiday or fancy car like they used to.” After making just a small deposit, this lucky player’s winning streak started when she hit two jackpots almost right away: over $630,000 playing Vulcan and then more than $12,000 on Builder Beaver. By the end of the week she’d won $1,977,880 on the Vulcan slot game alone. “I typically play Builder Beaver, Archilles and Spirit of the Inca, and sprinkle in some video poker. I had played Vulcan a few times with not much luck even though I really like the game. This time big surprise – now I love it!” “When I saw that I’d won over $600,000 on one spin I literally said out loud ‘No way!’ Looking at the screen in disbelief, I actually felt sick for a brief second, to be honest. I just walked around going OMG there is no way that just happened!!!!” “Then I started thinking about the fact that I could pay off everything, help others I need/want to help, and buy literally anything I want. I have some specific people I want to help, including m...