If you've ever dreamed of winning the lottery (and fantasized about how you'd spend the spoils), then this quiz is for you. Receiving a multi-million dollar payout may seem like your money troubles would be over, but for some lottery winners, the cash-strapped woes were just beginning. How would you handle your lotto winnings? Test yourself by taking our quiz.
Question 1 of 20
You've just realized you have a winning lottery ticket. The first thing you do is:
Question 2 of 20
If you win a $4 million jackpot, what's the payout?
Question 3 of 20
What is the best post-lottery financial plan?
Question 4 of 20
With your lottery winnings in hand, it's time to join the ranks of the uber-rich. The first step is:
Question 5 of 20
You've just won mega-millions, whose advice should you seek first?
Question 6 of 20
Which of these would you be most likely to do with your tax refund?
Question 7 of 20
What is the typical state of your checking account?
Question 8 of 20
You have a lottery ticket with the winning numbers. What should you do first?
Question 9 of 20
Should you accept the lottery payout as an anonymous winner?
Question 10 of 20
Now that you've won the lottery, family members have come asking for help. What should you do?
Question 11 of 20
Are you more likely to lose it all if you take a lump-sum lottery payment rather than annual installments?
Question 12 of 20
What's one secret to living off your lottery winnings, long-term?
Question 13 of 20
You've just received the check representing your massive lottery win. Where should you deposit it?
Question 14 of 20
Where's the best place to stash your winning lottery ticket?
Question 15 of 20
If you won the lottery, a firm understanding of which theory could serve you well?
Question 16 of 20
What is one personal factor that can ensure your lottery winnings last the rest of your life?
Question 17 of 20
True or False: Lottery winners don't need budgets.
Question 18 of 20
What is an unexpected pitfall after winning the lottery?
Question 19 of 20
Most people think winning the lottery will bring:
Question 20 of 20