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 PostPost subject: What would you do if you won $10M        Posted: Sat May 09, 2009 12:42 pm 
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Buy a house, some cars, and save the rest

and cause a riot by dropping $100,000 in $20 notes at school :P

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 PostPost subject: Re: What would you do if you won $10M        Posted: Sat May 09, 2009 2:30 pm 
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I'd probably waste it on numerous computer projects that I always dream of completing.
such as a rack with servers, mmm, delicious!
Or collecting exotic hardware (be it old or new). Gaming stuff too since I am a retro geek.
Travelling around the world would be one expense too since I enjoy doing it.
But I would probably save most of it for the future.

This is a hard topic always, since there is so much you could really do :)


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 PostPost subject: Re: What would you do if you won $10M        Posted: Sat May 09, 2009 2:50 pm 
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First thing I'd do is put $5M into a CD account that I can't access for 3 years. A lot of interest there...

I'd probably go crazy from the unlocked phones, PMPs, gaming consoles, laptops/netbooks and other electronics I'd buy. Of course I would get a new car or two, then the rest goes to my family and lots of vacations.

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Rent a series of billboards around Sydney saying "Suffering from irrectile disfunction? if so, call (home phone number of a guy who I really need to get even with) %100 Anonymous %100 Money back garauntee"

I'd also donate a million or two to charity, a few million to family members, buy a home, pay my way into uni, and invest the rest.

I think I'd also buy a chicken costume, walk into a KFC, and just act all mellow like I wasn't wearing a chicken costume, maybe order some popcorn chicken or somthing...


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Then the rest I'd splurge on useless junk and anything my family needs / vacations. :)


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I would invest 5 million dollars, give one million to my family, get some LASIK surgery and other surgery to improve my eye vision, and finally spend the rest on computer projects.

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Well I already have 10,000,000USD... so Id just donate it ALL. 8)

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You guys would probably laugh, but I would use it to pay for the college (if scholarship doesn't cover it). Of cause, what's left over from college, I will use for investment. $10000000 doesn't last as long as you think you know.

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In here, it would be: 114.865951 million Estonian kroons, wich is quite a lot. 8)
Well, firstly I will rent a house.
2. Sell my old house.
3. Backup all my data from all of my computers to large external hard disk's.
3. Sell my old computers/technics. (Keeping my main for some time)
4. Buy a building lot to a nice place.
5. Build a new house of my dream.
6. When built, I will buy some antique furniture.
7. I will buy 5 computers (one is for me, one is for (backup)server, one is laptop (for portability), one for my parents, one for living room (and for quest use). And at same time, I will buy new technics (Mobiles, TVs and so on).
8. I will move in.
9. End a renting rental agreement for temporary house.
9. Sell our old car.
10. Buy a new car.
11. With other money, I will put it in bank.
12. Start living a happy life
13. Oh, and give some for my brother's and sister's family (one brother, two sisters) (for example 100 000$ for each of them), so they could also afford something.

Hehe, these are the most important things I'll do. :P Also It would be a good idea to take a vacation and rest, because I've done a big job doing these things and so on (And by that time all these 13 things are finished, I have completed my school.). 8)

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Wow.. I'd donate like $7-8million to charity cause there is no way in hell I could spend - or stand having $10 million.

What's left over I'd pay for my after high school education, whatever that may be, and give the rest to my family


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I'd buy a new car, TV, rent an appartment, and go to school.


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I would buy some computer stuff, new guitar (or maybe even 2, Fender American Strat & American Tele, although i'm good with my Mexican), new amp, make a big party (yes, they cost much when you count the drugs in), and give the rest of money to my family, i don't like having a lot of cash.


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I would finish up school and pay the loans off. Put a couple of million in a CD. I would probably buy a decent house, a new computer, a decent car and then I would probably find a job to keep me busy.


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I would be so exited that I would probably kill myself LMAO :D


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I would be so exited that I would probably kill myself LMAO :D


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Dam it my girlfriend would keep it for her.. lol


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Hehe, i sometimes think of this :P

1) Pay off bills, and buy new house, put aside money for college
2) Finish my Video Game collection, and buy LED TV for it (i'm a retro collector :D )
3) Buy my good friend who cant decide to buy PS3 or 360 both :P
4) Build dream computer, which includes a monitor that can display WQXGA (2560 x 1600)
5) Get Fibre optic university-grade internet for that computer
6) Go to Japan, South Korea, England (Meet Andy!), Germany, Italy, and Australia touring with friends
7) Help my dad restore his '57 Chevy Bel-Air and '66 Pontiac Parisienne
8 ) Buy a boat
9) Invest...and chill...

And stick some occasional parties inbetween ^^

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I'd spend it for people I love.

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1. Pay off my families mortgages
2. Send all my family on a nice holiday
3. Buy me a house complete with maid :P
4. Buy me a car
5. Buy me a super computer
6. Buy me a super server
7. Buy me a 1Gbps/1Gbps uncontended internet connection
8. Save the rest and live off the interest

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5. Buy me a super computer
6. Buy me a super server

Knowing you you would be looking for energy efficient supercomputers ;)


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With that amount of money I'd get solar and wind power to run them :P

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I think Andy said pretty much exactly what I'd do, as well.

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