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"Every ten minutes I'd look at Wayne and say 'Really? You're not kidding, right?'"
"When they handed my wife the cheque... I knew our lives had changed."
"I really am someone who never expected to win and I’ve won and it's like wow."
"I'm proof that it can happen to you."
Check out this year's lottery winners from B.C.
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Congratulations Padelis & Michelle!
The timing couldn't be better for Padelis and Michelle K. of Victoria, who already feel they hit the jackpot with a baby on the way. Winning the lottery is just the icing on the cake!
Congratulations Jorge & Concha!
B.C.'s recent millionaires, Jorge Vera and Concha Dick, say they are planning to help support family thanks to their big win. The Burnaby couple matched all seven numbers and won the $1 million Maxmillion prize from the record-breaking Lotto Max draw on June 8, 2018.
Congratulations Danica and Mark!
The best way to stay calm is to take deep breaths. That's the advice Danica F. and Mark W. want to pass on to other lottery winners. The excited couple from Pitt Meadows matched all seven numbers and won a $500,000 Maxmillion prize from the Lotto Max draw on June 1, 2018.
*Stats include winners between Jan 1, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017.
** $10,000 + Set For Life winners in BC between Jan 1, 2018 - Aug 1, 2018.
† $1,000,000+ Lotto 6/49 winners in BC between Aug 1, 2017 - Aug 1, 2018.
‡ $10,000+ Lotto Max winners in BC between Aug 1, 2017 - Aug 1, 2018.
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