A millennial wins the Mega Millions jackpot

20-year-old Shane Missler was the sole winner of the $451 million jackpot and announced his retirement.
1:33 | 01/13/18

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We do have something more chipper to talk about. Much more. This is the positive story of this block. What's the one thing better than winning mega millions? Being 20 years old and winning mega millions. Shane Missler is the sole winner of the jackpot purchased at a Florida 7-eleven. Oh, thank heaven. He took a single payout which is worth $282 million after taxes. So if you're wondering what a 20-year-old will do with that cash though we've all been 20 or, you know, most of us, well, all of us here, here's a statement released from his attorney who says that he is now retired from his job which -- Retired. It also says Missler looks forward to taking care of his family. His neighbor echoing that sentiment. Take care of your parents. Take care of your sister. Do what's right with the money, invest. And save. Save, save, save. Missler saying in a statement my journey has only just begun. I went on his Instagram and Twitter feed. A lot of times we don't know who he is. He's been very cokal saying thank you so much. I'm extremely great Felton. #Grateful. #Garyv. He's saying young entrepreneur in the making. We already know he wants to start a business. He wants to do good for humanity and take care of his family. I hope my boys turn out to be like that, not just winning the money but wanting to give back. I just want my son to win the money. Take the lump sum. Thank you very much, Adrienne.

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