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If you won the Lottery what would you do? If you suddenly became rich, what would be the very first thing you would do with all of your new money? These are questions a lot of us probably ask ourselves. These aren't issues for the richest people in the world, but for us common-folk... we can dream, can't we? Of course we can. We're allowed to dream about paying off all of our debts. Buy a big new house. Maybe buying our parents a new house. Maybe investing our newfound wealth and helping families in need.

Anyway this is a list about what you think you would do if you won the lottery or if you out of nowhere became super wealthy. 

Don't see what you would do with all that cold hard cash on the list? add it! And while you're at it vote up your favorite things on the list (the things you'd be most likely to do if you were rich).

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Pay Debts Off is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Pay Debts Off

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Purchase a New House is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Purchase a New House

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Travel, Travel, Travel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Travel, Travel, Travel

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Invest Most of It is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Invest Most of It

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Contact a Financial Manager is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Contact a Financial Manager

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Look out for Loved Ones is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Look out for Loved Ones

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Purchase a New Car is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Purchase a New Car

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Give to Charity is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Give to Charity

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Quit Your Job is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Quit Your Job

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Create Trust Funds is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Create Trust Funds

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Update My Wardrobe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Update My Wardrobe

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Contact a Lawyer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Contact a Lawyer

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Contact An Accountant is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Contact An Accountant

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Retire is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Retire

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Start a Business is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Start a Business

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Help Families In Need is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Help Families In Need

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Change My Phone Number is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Change My Phone Number

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Pay Off Friends Mortgages is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Pay Off Friends Mortgages

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Give It to the Kids is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Give It to the Kids

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Pay Difference Between Taxes T... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Pay Difference Between Taxes Taken Out and Owed

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Start a Foundation is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Start a Foundation

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Purchase a Second House is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Purchase a Second House

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Build An Eco-Friendly Home is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Build An Eco-Friendly Home

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Seek Out a Health Advisor is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Seek Out a Health Advisor

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Hire Security Guards is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Hire Security Guards

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Buy a Private Island is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Buy a Private Island

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Prostitutes, Prostitutes, Pros... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Prostitutes, Prostitutes, Prostitutes

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Help at Risk Youth is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Help at Risk Youth

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Drugs is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?

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Pay Tithe is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Pay Tithe

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Invest Every Penny, Keep Worki... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Invest Every Penny, Keep Working for a Few Years

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Make a Movie is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Make a Movie

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Ask for It in Cash is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Ask for It in Cash

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Purchase a Professional Sports... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list What to Do with Instant Financial Wealth?
Purchase a Professional Sports Team