After A Single Mom Won A $188 Million Jackpot, She Found Her Troubles Were Only Just Beginning

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When North Carolina resident Marie Holmes won $188 million in the Powerball Lottery in 2015, she must have believed that all of her troubles were behind her. But, like others who have previously won large sums and subsequently found themselves in worse situations, Holmes soon discovered that money is not necessarily the answer to life’s problems. In fact, Holmes’ tale of woe has wound up becoming something of a cautionary tale for all future big-money winners.