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Instant Kiwi Win A Life Changer For Christchurch Player

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An Instant Kiwi win of $50,000 on a $3 Chocolate Crossword game has changed one Christchurch woman's life for the better.

The winner, who wishes to remain anonymous, says she brought up five children on her own and has always struggled financially.

"I've never been a shopper," she said "not even a window shopper because I knew I usually couldn't afford to buy what I was looking at.

"For the first time now though I can just go and buy what I want. First on the list is brand new furniture. I've never bought new furniture before so that will be a huge treat and the rest will be invested.

"I have to say it all seems a bit unreal, it hasn't sunk in. I don't think it will until I see the read out of the money in my bank account. I'm still in shock," she said.

The Instant Kiwi $3 Chocolate Crossword game was sold by Northlands Pak N Save Lotto Kiosk, Papanui, Christchurch.

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