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$400K windfall after $5 myki recharge

For a fleeting moment this week, while topping up his myki card, Elwood resident Larry Stillman says he was considering early retirement.
Written by Luke Hopewell, Contributor on

After inputting a particular set of actions, a Melbourne professor managed to accidentally recharge his myki contactless ticket account with $474,591.47, when he only put $5 into it. Here's hoping some bright spark figures out the combination and shares it with all of us! Regardless, this all feels very familiar.

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