What would you do if you found hundreds of thousands of dollars somewhere you’d least expect it? Would you return it? Donate it? Keep it for yourself? It turns out, finding loads of money isn’t as uncommon as you may think. In fact, lots of people have found large sums of money in strange places—like the man who found almost $100,000 in a desk he bought off Craigslist!
A Smelly Salvation Army Couch With A Sweet Surprise
The Little Rebellion via New York Daily News
Three New York college students were just looking for a couch to supplement their living room. Trying to find an inexpensive option, the trio went to their local Salvation Army where they found a decent couch for $20.
“We almost didn’t pick that couch. It’s pretty ugly and smells, but it was the only couch that fit the right dimensions for our living room,” Lara Russo told The Little Rebellion in 2014. But one night, while she and her two roommates were watching movies on their new-to-them piece of furniture, they noticed an odd crinkle in the cushions.