The man plans to spend part of the money on a trip to Europe as soon as possible.
Nikolaus Hamma, a resident of Abbotsford, Canada, won C $ 100,000 (about $ 75,000) in the lottery thanks to his girlfriend's advice to improve spelling, local media reported.
"I have always bought instant lottery tickets, but my girlfriend recommended that I play a crossword puzzle to reinforce my spelling," said the lucky man.
The advice was more than timely, since at home Hamma discovered that the ticket he purchased was the winner. "At first I thought I had earned $ 5,000. I asked my girlfriend, 'Wouldn't it be nice if it were 100,000?' And when I checked the ticket again, I understood that I had won the main prize. I couldn't believe it! "Said the lucky man.
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