Here's why you always listen to your mom's advice, kids: for 100% selfish, monetary reasons.

Brandon Pree from Washington, D.C. was visiting his mom Tina in Virginia a few weeks ago. And she told him to use their family's birthdays to play the lottery. He took her advice and played the numbers 11, 22, 25, 26, and 28. Brandon matched all five on a $1 ticket and won a hundred grand.

Brandon says the first thing he did when he found out he won was call his mom and she started screaming. There's no word on what he's planning to do with the money. But Tina is hoping he tosses a little bit of it her way.

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