1. The title means more to him than the money.
The engineering student, now $500,000 richer, admitted that he is more excited about being called the winner of Big Brother Season 17, than actually taking home the cash.
"People have to keep reminding me that I have money," Steve told Jeff. "I didn't think that I had a chance. I came for the experience and after watching [Big Brother] for so many years, I wanted the chance to play for myself."