(second from right) bought at her local Nix Check Cashing location in December 2007 brought her an unexpected bonus when she was awarded $2,000 on April 14, 2008 as the grand prize winner of the Help for the Holidays sweepstakes. Pictured from left to right are Jose Arredondo, MoneyGram; Katrina Minor, Nix/Kinecta; Tracy Fairbanks, Nix/Kinecta; Jacque Williams, MoneyGram; Martha Gonzales, winner; and Mark Gorney, MoneyGram.