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Eight winners of the $365 million Nebraska Powerball lottery hold up their ceremonial checks at a 2006 news conference in Lincoln, Neb. As the drawing for a $500 million Powerball jackpot approaches, Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, past winners of mega-lottery drawings and financial planners have some advice: stick to a budget, invest wisely, learn to say no and be prepared to lose friends while riding an emotional roller-coaster. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)