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It’s More About The Experience Than The Money

It’s More About The Experience Than The Money

When the modern day lottery came into being, the emphasis by the operators and regulators was on the fact that you could win millions of dollars. You could become a millionaire. You could do or buy...more...

The amount of balls dropped in the Powerball lottery

The amount of balls dropped in the Powerball lottery

We analyzed 20 draws of the American Powerball lottery. Sums of the main balls For the main balls in the lottery 5 out of 69 is the minimum possible sum of the main balls: 15 = 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 5,...more...

Powerball Prizes

Powerball Prizes

There are nine different ways to win Powerball prizes in every draw, based on how many numbers you match. You can win $4 just for matching the Powerball, while the jackpot is won by matching all...more...

Becoming A Millionaire Does Change You

Becoming A Millionaire Does Change You

Despite the various Powerball jackpot and lesser prize amounts, becoming a millionaire is life-changing. (And Here's What Powerball Winners Should Do to Prepare) When you play Powerball, you hope to...more...

How To Spot Powerball-Related Scams

How To Spot Powerball-Related Scams

It seems there’s always a new scam out there, and Powerball players should consider these tips to spot Powerball scams. For those who enjoy playing Powerball, there are a few things to know....more...

Can The Lottery Truly Be Considered Entertainment

Can The Lottery Truly Be Considered Entertainment

Is the lottery a form of entertainment? Is the lottery really entertainment or is it just a way of seducing people to spend money? First, let’s look at what entertainment really is. It can be an...more...

PERMANENTLY PLAYING THE SAME SET OF NUMBERS

PERMANENTLY PLAYING THE SAME SET OF NUMBERS

Do you play the same lottery numbers week on week? There are many ways that players choose their lottery numbers and most mix them up for every draw. But there are some players who will only play...more...

Powerball rules

Powerball rules

The American Powerball lottery is held in the format of 5 out of 69 and 1 out of 26 . There are 292,201,338 different variants of ball combinations in the lottery. The probability of winning the...more...

6 CRAZY ITEMS POWERBALL PLAYERS CONSIDER LUCKY

6 CRAZY ITEMS POWERBALL PLAYERS CONSIDER LUCKY

When it comes to feeling lucky, some Powerball players swear by the craziest items and subscribe to the wildest superstitions. Millions of people around the world are fierce believers in luck,...more...

Working For The Lottery

Working For The Lottery

what's it like to work for the lottery? We usually only see the lottery from the outside view through advertising, kiosk information media, and retailers. Sometimes we might fantasize about...more...

Online Lottery Play

Online Lottery Play

Playing the lottery online comes with its own challenges With the digital age in full swing, and the COVID pandemic keeping most people at home more often, the idea of playing the lottery only...more...

 Lottery Enforcement

 Lottery Enforcement

Lotteries are highly regulated and enforced The lottery industry is not just another ho-hum business category. It is actually a highly regulated industry almost as much as nuclear energy is. And the...more...

Can You Check Expired Powerball Tickets?

Can You Check Expired Powerball Tickets?

Have you ever discovered a forgotten Powerball ticket and wondered about its expiration date? Can you check an expired Powerball ticket for winnings? Have you ever found yourself digging and...more...

Winning The Jackpot And Losing It All

Winning The Jackpot And Losing It All

Not everyone can make a jackpot win last a lifetime! Winning the jackpot on the lottery is answer to most peoples dreams. Debt and living on a tight budget disappears. Life is better and people are...more...

The Powerball Jackpot Is Now At A Record-Breaking High

The Powerball Jackpot Is Now At A Record-Breaking High

The November 5th Powerball drawing didn’t produce any jackpot winners. Rolling over to a whopping $1.9 billion, it’s now at an all-time record high. When a Powerball drawing doesn’t produce a...more...

Gaming Terms Used In The Lottery

Gaming Terms Used In The Lottery

A glossary of some of the terms you may hear when playing the lottery In every sector of business and industry you will find terms that are used in-house that are confusing to those who are not...more...

Can Powerball Winnings Be Inherited?

Can Powerball Winnings Be Inherited?

If you win big, you might be wondering if your Powerball winnings could be inherited or left to family members in your will. If you’re fortunate enough to win the Powerball jackpot, the last...more...

Winning The Lottery Can Make People Do Strange Things

Winning The Lottery Can Make People Do Strange Things

A look at the strange things people do when they win the lottery There have been many stories about what people have done with their lottery winnings that are a little odd or strange. Instead of...more...

Do you need to pay income tax on your winnings?

Do you need to pay income tax on your winnings?

Is your lottery win taxable? One of the major questions lottery players always ask is if they have to pay income tax on their lottery wins. This is a question that is answered by another question:...more...

A Real-Life Prize-Winning Bonnie & Clyde

A Real-Life Prize-Winning Bonnie & Clyde

In this crazy prize-winner story, the tale takes a turn and feels more like Bonnie and Clyde’s Powerball story. Here’s a prize-winner story you haven’t heard before. A Pennsylvania couple...more...

Are There Really Tips For Winning Powerball?

Are There Really Tips For Winning Powerball?

You know the odds, and you understand how to play Powerball. But are there really tips and tricks to winning Powerball? When it comes to playing Powerball, players often have questions about how to...more...

Hey! I Get Half!

Hey! I Get Half!

How it goes when you win big and everyone comes out of the woodwork When you win the jackpot you will feel the whole emotional spectrum from relief and gratitude to excitement, joy, and even...more...

 Online Lottery Play

 Online Lottery Play

Playing the lottery online comes with its own challenges With the digital age in full swing, and the COVID pandemic keeping most people at home more often, the idea of playing the lottery only...more...

GAME HISTORY

GAME HISTORY

1987 - The Story BeginsThe origins of Powerball date back to September 16th 1987 when the Multi-State Lottery Association was created. Six states formed the association in its early days, although...more...

What Does A Lottery Retailer Do

What Does A Lottery Retailer Do

Lottery retailers play an important part in the process We really don’t think much about the lottery retailer that we buy our tickets from. We know that they sell lottery tickets, check...more...

Where do all the lottery winnings go?

Where do all the lottery winnings go?

Yeah, all that money that you just won on the lottery is yours, all yours (evil laugh) HAHAHAHAHHA! It belongs to no one else, just little old you. So as you hold your winnings close to your chest...more...

What combinations do you need to win Powerball?

What combinations do you need to win Powerball?

Three times a week Powerball players have an opportunity to win a prize, the amount of which is set depending on the combination of correct numbers picked. When playing Powerball, for an initial...more...

POWERBALL RULES

POWERBALL RULES

The following rules have been adopted by the New Jersey State Lottery Commissionpursuant to the authorization contained in N.J.S.A. 5:9-7 and shall govern the operationof “POWERBALL” lottery...more...

Winning The Lottery Can Make People Do Strange Things

Winning The Lottery Can Make People Do Strange Things

A look at the strange things people do when they win the lottery There have been many stories about what people have done with their lottery winnings that are a little odd or strange. Instead of...more...

Scratch Tickets Are A Lottery Too

Scratch Tickets Are A Lottery Too

When we think about the lottery we usually always go to the weekly draws that have lots of prizes and a progressive jackpot that rises into the millions of dollars until it is won. But the draw...more...