The company has to pay up because it is said to have made false statements about the usefulness of the drink.
The payout wraps up a class-action lawsuit filed by four communities.
"I couldn't find a job because of the Guantanamo stigma," the 50-year-old said.
Many of us experience financial difficulties at one time or another. While most of us are strong enough to weather periodic financial storms and pay our bills, there are many who are not so fortunate.