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kleinbl00  ·  3828 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Why we should give free money to everyone

It should be tempered by acknowledging that there's a difference between "windfall money" and "steady-state money." Most people have a pretty good idea how they'd spend a windfall, and most of them would spend it sensibly. Generally their need for a windfall was not the result of irresponsibility, but rather the slow vice of American living.

I work a lot of competition reality. Big prizes are usually in play. The #1 proposed use of all winnings?

Paying off credit card debt.