Safe to say, Melody Manuel’s husband knocked her birthday out of the park by gifting her a winning Set for Life ticket.
“I was shocked when I saw I won,” exclaimed Manuel. “There was a real sense of excitement, and it’s definitely one of the best birthday presents ever!”
Manuel will receive an annuity prize of $1,000 a week for the next 25 years for a total of $1.3 million Kamloops resident is looking forward to living a more carefree lifestyle with her winnings.
“It’s good knowing there’s always going to be steady income coming in,” smiled Manuel. “It ultimately means I can enjoy life more.”
It also means Manuel can pay off some debt and go on a shopping spree.
“I still have to prioritize what to buy first,” she laughed. “My dream list includes: a house, maybe a new vehicle, and a nice vacation.”
The winning Set for Life 15th Anniversary ticket was purchased at the Husky station off the Yellowhead Highway at Paul Lake Road.
James Graff says:
July 26, 2016 05:59pm
-Gotta love the wife. Good on ya there dude. !