"Should be used on grandchildren's birthdays. It's a ten million dollar jackpot. Who knows? I mean, today may be our lucky day. If not, we're gonna lose our house."
—The elderly man to Phoebe.[src]

The Elderly Man and his wife were at a local news stand picking their lottery numbers when Phoebe Halliwell approached. He mentioned today may be their lucky day and that they needed to win because they were losing their house. When Phoebe touched the ticket, she had a premonition of the winning numbers and told them, after which she also bought a ticket for herself, but in her case, the numbers disappeared as soon as the results came out. The couple took her word for it and presumably saved their house.


The Elderly Man appeared in a total of 1 episode over the course of the series.