Over $500 million was in the Powerball jackpot last night.
While Saturday night lottery The jackpot is a whopping $500 million, Monday’s winner could get a staggering $540 million with a cash value of $384.3 million.
Win Powerball number for Monday, January 3 is 2, 33, 13, 32 and 48.
Powerball is 22 and PowerPlay 2X.
Meanwhile, Mega Millions‘Tuesday’s draw had $244 million on offer.
Mega Millions draws take place on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 p.m. ET.
Powerball lottery Numbers are drawn three times a week: Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday at 11 p.m. ET.
Please read our lottery live blog for the latest updates and winning numbers
Where do the Mega Millions drawings take place?
The Mega Millions drawings were held at the WSB-TV studio in Atlanta, Georgia, every Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. ET.
Many things go to success Mega Millions drawing, including three hours of preparation even though the drawing took less than 60 seconds.
Mega Millions jackpot history
Mega Millions has awarded 23 jackpots worth more than $300 million, according to the gaming website.
That includes the record $1.537 billion Mega Millions won in South Carolina on October 23, 2018.
Facebook post alert
Lottery officials warn that Facebook Users have reported past posts showing Powerball giving away bonuses on the social media platform.
“These announcements are untrue and fraudulent. Lottery does not contact winners through Facebook, unless you have specifically participated in an official lottery promotion or contest, “lottery website says.
Report lottery scam, continue
The Federal Trade Commission has more information on lottery scams and other scams at http://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0086-international-lottery-scams.
To file a complaint or get free information, call toll free, 1-877-FTC-HELP (1-877-382-4357).
If you are the victim of a scam, you should contact your local police or sheriff’s office, or your state police.
Report Lottery Scams
If you are told that you can “verify” the prize by calling a certain number, the number may be part of a lottery scam.
Instead of calling it, you should look up the name of the organization or the lottery yourself for its actual contact information.
If you think someone on the phone is trying to scam you, hang up immediately because if you involve them in a conversation, your name and contact information could be on a shared list. with other scammers.
Is there a lottery age requirement?
People must be 18 years of age or older to buy lottery tickets in most states of the United States.
What is ‘Just the Jackpot’?
Mega Millions offers a “Just Jackpot” option in some states.
It gives players two chances of winning the jackpot for $3.
Players can see if the lottery in their jurisdiction offers the option by visiting their state’s lottery website.
Lottery saves marriages
Reported divorces increased only 3% for lottery winners.
This statistic indicates that the lottery can indeed organize marriages together.
Winning doesn’t cure depression
Research research found that while winning a few million dollars improves mood, overall happiness is short-lived.
The researchers wrote:
“Ultimately, the thrill of winning the lottery goes away on its own. If all things are judged on the extent to which they are so far removed from basic past experience, gradually even the most positive events will cease to have an impact as they are absorbed by themselves. to the new baseline against which subsequent events are evaluated. “
Where is Lotto America available?
Lotto America is available in Delaware, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Montana, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, and West Virginia.
What is Lotto America?
Lotto America is a Powerball feature that costs an extra $1 to play.
Players must “pick five numbers from 1 to 52 for the red balls, then pick a number between 1 and 10 for the Lotto America Star Ball.
“Choose your numbers on the play ticket or let the lottery terminal randomly select your numbers.
“Players win the Grand Prize or one of the 8 cash prizes by matching one of the 9 ways to win.”
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