Louisville, Ky. (WHAS11) - Three college students from New York hit the jackpot with a couch they bought for only $20.
The group got the couch from the Salvation Army, and when one of them decided to find out why it was so lumpy, they got a big surprise.
Inside the couch were envelopes filled with cash, all hundreds and fifties. In total, it added up to $40,000.
The roommates said what to do with the money wasn't a question or debate; they decided to return the money.
They tracked down the owner, a 91-year-old woman who said she didn't trust the banks.
Her children donated the couch to the Salvation Army when she was in the hospital.