The year 2020 turned out to be the slowest as well as the lowest productive years of the entire 21st century. Just like every other sector in the entire world, the lottery business also met with a demise throughout the year 2020.
However, the year 2021 has seen the lottery business re-emerge and become one of the top sectors in the entire world. If not the entire world, the lottery business has definitely become extremely successful in the United States.
There are currently 44 states in the United States that support lottery games and even have their own state-backed lotteries. The lottery game industry has gained a lot of popularity and adoption among the citizens of America right from the beginning of the year 2021.
The lottery operators from all over the United States are revealing figures where they show that the number of new lottery players is increasing with every passing day.
There are now millions of people all over the country who have started playing lottery games since the beginning of the year 2021. The majority of these people are the ones who have been badly affected by the pandemic. They have experienced the worst time of their lives during the pandemic and now want to have a promising start in 2021.
This time, the Florida Lottery is proud to bring forth the winning story of a player who managed to turn $30 into a life-changing fortune. The officials have claimed that the winner of the prize, Anthony Fatu is a 38-year-old man from Palm Harbor.
The player found his fortune when he purchased the ticket for “The Fastest Road to Million”. The year 2021 turned out to be the luckiest Fatu when he ended up winning the top prize of $1 million from the particular game.
For those who are not aware, The Fastest Road to Million is one of the best and widely played scratch-off ticket games offered by the Florida Lottery. The officials have informed the media sources that the winner had managed to secure his winning ticket at the dropbox located in Tallahassee.
The player was extremely happy and revealed that he had gone for the one-time prize payment of $790,000. The player also had the option of choosing the annuity prize payments but he chose to go with the lump sum option.
The lottery officials have also announced the name of the store “BS Food & Gas Inc.” that sold the ticket to the customer. The store is located at 5390 Duhme Road (Saint Petersburg). As per lottery officials, the store is also going to receive $2,000 from the Florida Lottery as a bonus commission for selling the lucky ticket.