When this couple won the lottery in 2012, they were generous with their winnings. They took their friends on holidays with them, for instance, and even purchased a house for one of them. The pair also bought a mansion for themselves – but just five years later that house is a blight on their neighborhood.
Casey Carrington and Matthew Topham’s huge lottery win came in 2012 when they were both aged just 23 – and not long after receiving the $60 million jackpot, they made the decision to marry. Their spending was initially modest, however, considering the size of the win.