A deal is a deal, isn't it?<quoted text>
He/she has a whopping 2 months to claim the winnings. Seems like FLA has the shortest gestation period for a lottery winner to actually be created. Now, if that winner never shows, will Publix still get their $86,000 commission without an actual ticket? LOL
I wouldn't worry too much about the ticket being redeemed, either. There has to be a lot of preparation going on before going public as a newly-minted $.6 billionaire. Financial and legal planning, offshore banking, 24/7 security, customs and immigration...yeah, lots of Canadian snowbirds.